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20 underground and secret NYC attractions you need to check out

While visiting the major, most popular attractions of New York City can be fun, it can also be stressful, overwhelming and full of selfie-taking tourists. However, the great thing about the Big Apple is that plenty of other attractions exist that are...

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Angels place Alex Meyer on the DL with shoulder inflamation

CLEVELAND — Just after Alex Meyer had the best start of his major league career, the Angels placed him on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. The Angels provided no immediate word on how much time Meyer might miss. Meyer, who was pl...

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How The Fed Affects HELOC Rates

HELOC rates are often based on the Prime rate, which is directly affected by rates set by the Federal Reserve. Here’s how you can save money on a HELOC, even when rates increase. Source: The Mortgage Reports...

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Reserve your spot at The Real Deal’s California real estate event

Tickets are now on sale for The Real Deal’s first-ever California Real Estate Showcase and Forum on Thursday, Sept. 14! Click to purchase tickets Our two panels will dive into into the city’s residential scene — from single-family pads to spe...

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Home Sales In Warner Robins Georgia 31088

Home Sales in Warner Robins GA 31088 JUNE 2017 MARKET REPORT Summer has arrived but does that mean home sales in Warner Robins Georgia have remained hot for the third month in a row? Did buyers find what they wanted in this market last month? How did...

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US regulators want to stop Chinese companies from taking over American firms

HNA Group’s proposed acquisition of the hedge-fund investing firm SkyBridge Capital is one of several Chinese deals that’s come under increased scrutiny from U.S. regulators. The Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S., also known as CFIUS, i...

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Yoga + Beer | LivingFit with Dawn’s Feel-Good Treats for Busy Folks in Richland WA

LivingFit with Dawn is pleased to present the Yoga + Beer event on August 19, 2017. The fun and relaxation will start at 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., at White Bluffs Brewing, at 2034 Logston Boulevard, Richland, WA. Yoga + Beer = Fun and Relaxation T...

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UK rental property prices remain strong a year after Brexit

When the surprise Brexit result was announced last June, there were those who predicted it would be a nightmare decision for the UK property market to absorb. Experts claimed that house prices and rents would plummet, and that investors would be left...

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‘Dunkirk’ wins weekend box office, ‘Girls Trip’ Surprises

“Dunkirk” won at the box office and “Girls Trip” surprised. Source: money.cnn...

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‘Wonder Woman’ sequel is a go

Wonder Woman will be back for another solo adventure. Source:

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The Many Perks A Condo Living Can Offer

An incredible larger part of Americans still live in rented homes. That makes the enormous dream of owning one perfectly healthy. For some, a house on the ground is still the ideal yet there are those who incline toward the condo lifestyle. Early an...

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Daily market update: July 21, 2017

Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news … Source: inmannews...

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You have been searching for that perfect oceanfront condominium in the Jupiter, Juno Beach or Singer Island area and now you are picturing yourself on the balcony looking over swaying palms and the gentle breeze off the Atlantic Ocean in your fac...

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Flat Mortgage Rates Lead To Spiking Demand

According to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Applications Survey, average mortgage rates were down or unchanged across all loan categories last week. Rates for 30-year fixed-rate loans with conforming balances remained unmoved from the we...

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What is a Buyer Representation Agreement?

Buying a home is likely the largest purchase you’ll ever make and crossing that milestone without the services of a professional realtor, while not impossible, is the riskier move. Yet, deciding to play it safe isn’t as simple as hiring an agent....

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Probate Investing Tips with Sharon Vornholt and Andrew Holmes – Radio Interview

I had the pleasure of being a guest on Andrew Holmes “Chicago Flipping” Radio show recently where we talked about probate investing.  You know how I like probate investing! This show was definitely fun to do.  Andrew is a great interviewer who ...

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Why Pampanga is Underrated When It Comes to Real Estate

Pampanga, the gateway to Central Luzon, was the center during the Spanish colonization. The history and culture of the past remained embedded in its people and is reflected in their preparation of delectable dishes and colorful cooking palette. It is...

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Designer Lookbook: Deidre Oliver’s Streamlined Master Bath

Designer Deidre Oliver, with Niwot, CO firm Oliver Designs, transformed her neighbor’s ’90s master bath into a contemporary spa sanctuary with high-end plumbing and beautiful finishes. Oliver reconfigured the 432-square-foot bathroom’s ...

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Mid-2017 Market Report; Let Fear not Guide You

Lots of “ifs” Reading yesterday’s Daily Progress about the most recent Charlottesville area real estate market report, one significant piece of advice and context was missing from the “buy now, sell now” message. IF the time is right for y...

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The American Dream, and NAR

NAR has a few new commercials focused on home ownership (see here to watch the videos and here for Inman coverage) . After watching the commercials, I still wonder… What exactly does being a Realtor mean? Why do I need a Realtor to own a home? PS: ...

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New Luxurious Long Island Home Perfect For The Modern Family

21 Vista Dr Great Neck, NY, 11021 Priced At: $4,988,000 Talk about beauty and style, this home was totally built for it. Set on over 1/2 lovely acre, this majestic beauty is situated on one of Great Neck Estates most sought after streets. Unique desi...

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How to Make Better Videos with Your Smartphone

Today I have some tips for you on how to make better videos with your smartphone.  This one is really important for those folks that use their phones to make quick videos (which is just about everyone). Here it is; the big tip.  Turn the phone side...

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The Fairytale World of Moving [13 Magical Awards]

“When all other lights go out”, we could use a bit of true magic in our lives, couldn’t we? Luckily for us, scattered bits of pure magic can be found in the strangest of places when we least expect it – like when we’re moving from one home ...

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How American Mortgage Corporation Gets You Approved When Other Lenders Said No

If Denied, Try, Try Again Almost one-in-four home purchase applicants is denied, according to mortgage software company Ellie Mae. Even more homeowners are turned down when it comes to refinance applications — more than 30 percent. Not all lenders ...

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2,319 Pag-IBIG Foreclosed Properties scheduled for sale in 10 public auctions in July 2017

A total of 2,319 Pag-IBIG foreclosed properties are scheduled for sale this July 2017, through 10 public auctions to be conducted by their various branches. Get the auction schedules, listings, and details for each auction below. For easy reference I...

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Selling Your Home Without a Real Estate Agent

What is a FSBO? It’s important, to begin with the basics when it comes to a subject matter such as this. Selling a home is … The post Selling Your Home Without a Real Estate Agent appeared first on Massachusetts Real Estate News. Source: Mass...

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Industrial Property Investing Case Study

Your broker just left you a voicemail. He’s got the scoop on a property that hasn’t yet been listed and is right in your industrial wheelhouse: a state-of-the-art intermodal center with three established tenants. Because he’s good at his job, h...

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Market, Trump, Great Customer Service | Monthly Note, November 2016

Archives of my subscription-only monthly notes. The blog is more searchable. Interested in not waiting a few months to read it? Learn more here.   For these posts, I don’t do much formatting/changing as I’m more concerned about simply having...

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Rapper Lil Wayne Sails Away From Miami Mansion for $10M

Lil Wayne may have had enough Miami vice. The musician (real name: Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr.) is offloading his Miami Beach mansion to a new owner for a cool $10 million dollars. The waterfront home sits on a tiny, exclusive island just minutes away...

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Why is Indianapolis such a Great City to Invest in?

It’s no secret that Indianapolis, Indiana is a growing city with many great things occurring and the stats to prove it.  I learned about Indy while living in Austin years ago when I was priced out of buying investment properties there.   My dream...

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Federal Reserve Interest Rates Take a Hike

  The Federal Reserve has put on its hiking boots. Last week, the Federal Reserve hiked its benchmark interest rates. Homeowners and prospective buyers alike are rightfully alarmed about what the increased interest rates could signal for the hou...

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Move It Or Sell It: What To Sell Before Moving

Should you sell everything and move or take your old items (and your old lifestyle) to your new home? So, you are planning a relocation and wondering whether to move your stuff or sell it? Here is a brief quiz that will help you find the right answer...

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‘House of Cards’ Power Mansion Hits the Market at $500K

Dream of living the lavish life of a Washington, D.C. political power broker? That dream is now within arm’s reach: The Washington, D.C. house best known as Frank and Claire Underwood’s home in the hit Netflix series “House of Cards” ...

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First time sellers under estimate the time and cost of selling a home

Common beliefs “First Time Sellers” have when selling their home.   First time home sellers believe their home will sell in days of listing. First time home sellers (many) have no clue what the cost of selling a home will be First time h...

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Why Not Celebrate in Your Condo

Celebrating special events do have an exceptional place in Filipino hearts – birthdays, graduations, monthsaries, anniversaries, Christening, and almost anything one could think that is worth partying. At some point, you might think or feel that re...

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Just Listed – 404 280 Shawville Way SE Calgary

Just steps from the LRT this large 2 bedroom plus den unit could easily be utilized as 3 bedrooms. This is one of the larger units in the building. Located on the top floor looking west, the open layout allows for a great flow and lots of natural lig...

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Downtown Kirkland Condo | findwell’s Newest Listing

220 1st St. #106 | Kirkland, WA 98033 Offered at $599,000 | MLS #1113736 | 2 bed | 2 bath This light filled corner unit, in the heart of Downtown Kirkland, features a large kitchen, gas fireplace, 2 bedrooms and 2 marble bathrooms. Just a block to th...

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10 Signs That Your Home Has Foundation Issues

Photo Credit Is that little crack in your foundation just a harmless sign of the house settling? Or is it the first symptom of a massive foundation mess? If you’re worried about a major foundation issue, here are the top 10 warning signs: Leaning w...

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100 Greenwich, CT Open Houses on Sunday, April 23, 2017

If you want to see some beautiful trees in bloom, this is your weekend to go see some open houses in Greenwich, CT. We have an amazing 100 open houses on Sunday. The good thing is that we are getting some good new inventory on the market. Right now w...

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3 Things Sellers Wish They Knew Before Selling a House

Being a real estate agent for a few decades, I’ve seen home sellers, homeowners, and buyers in a wide range of transactions. Something I have learned is that there are no two transactions exactly alike. You have so many people involved in a rea...

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What do you do when you’re selling your home and storage space is limited creating a less than orderly appearance in several areas of your home?  Or maybe you’re buying your dream home that offers you everything you seek except  storage space i...

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Development around Canada Olympic Park and the west side of the TransCanada Corridor

As we approach the construction season of 2017, it seemed a good time to get caught up on some of the major development and transportation projects in NW / West Calgary especially so much happening around Canada Olympic Park (COP) and the Trans Canad...

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[NeighborhoodX] With Data As A Commodity, Interpretation Becomes The Differentiator

My friend and colleague Constantine Valhouli, founder of NeighborhoodX pens an excellent piece on how the analytics that can be derived from raw data separates seemingly similar real estate resources. And he loves price per square foot. I serve as an...

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Coming Soon: 210 N Wallace Ypsilanti MI | Normal Park Colonial

Coming to the market on March 1st, 210 N Wallace Ypsilanti MI is a delightful Normal Park Colonial. Gleaming hardwood floors, coved ceilings, and a bright, sunny living room are just the beginning of this glorious, 1932 built home. With an enclosed p...

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"Kleptocracy Initiative" to Stop Money Laundering in Real Estate up for Renewal

Almost two years ago the real estate new development world was rocked by the New York Times epic page one story by Louise Story and Stephanie Saul about foreign investment in U.S. real estate. The vehicle for “Towers of Secrecy” purchases...

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A Lesson From China’s Urban Villages

Urbanization on the outskirts of Shenzhen, China.   THE URBAN VILLAGE In China, the issue of affordable housing is deeply connected to the rapid urbanization of cities in the past 20 years. Rural inhabitants are flooding cities like Shenzhen or ...

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Meritage Homes Extending Buying Power

Two years ago, Meritage Homes entered the Atlanta market, and now they are considered one of the top ten area home builders. On today’s segment of All About Real Estate of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio, Stephen Haines, Division President at Merit...

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