Tenant sneaks very important clause into his landlord's lease
Brian Koerber,Mashable 4 hours ago
Lesson learned: always read your lease in its entirety before signing.
When Redditor GloriousGherkins was delivered his lease to sign by his landlord, it was sent in a Word document instead of...
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Chinese monetary bubble threatens to burst
By Daily Bell Staff - February 29, 2016
Global finance officials promise to shore up sagging growth … Finance officials of the world’s biggest economies promised Saturday to use “all tools” to shore up sagging global growth and...
Lawsuit filed to stop eviction of 97-year-old Burlingame woman
San Francisco Chronicle
By Kevin Fagan and Kimberly Veklerov 12 hrs ago
Lawyers for a 97-year-old woman threatened with eviction from her Burlingame home of 66 years filed a lawsuit Friday on her behalf...
Mansion prices tumble as oil rout hits Houston's rich
12 / 17
By Terry Wade and Anna Driver 11 hrs ago
Prices for mansions in Houston's swankiest neighborhood have tumbled in lock-step with crude prices. The Houston Opera has offered free season tickets to patrons who lost their...
All-cash offers, bidding wars dominate Los Angeles home market
By Edward Fitz
Published: Feb 23, 2016 1:33 p.m. ET
1930s hacienda-style home in the foothills of Beverly Hills, once owned by Katharine Hepburn and then by Boris Karloff.
It will become more expensive to buy your little piece of...
House flipping: Deja vu all over again
Diana Olick 5 days ago
House flipping is always hottest when home prices are nearing a peak. That is not the case right now nationally, and so flipping has remained pretty stable overall ... with two very glaring exceptions. Las Vegas and...
What the shrinking amount of mortgage debt tells us about the housing market
By Andrea Riquier 23 hrs ago
Shadows from the financial crisis and Great Recession still linger in Americans’ personal finances, researchers at the New York Fed found.
Mortgage debt outstanding...
The apartment boom may be waning
By Andrea Riquier
Published: Feb 17, 2016 11:34 a.m. ET
Builders still say they’re having trouble finding labor and lots
Housing starts fell unexpectedly in January.
A long-awaited shift from building multi-family housing units to...
Lead poisoning crisis sends Flint real-estate market tumbling
By Daniel Goldstein
Published: Feb 17, 2016 5:11 a.m. ET
Water scandal batters homeowners and realtors in already-depressed Michigan city
Kerry Jefferson’s home in Flint, Mich.
Kerry Jefferson, a 35-year old...
Friday, February 12, 2016
How to sell a luxury property by reverse auction
It’s never a fun conversation: Your seller has an elevated idea of the price at which the property should list, and your job is to give them a realistic expectation of what people will pay.
How The Clintons Enabled The 2008 Economic Crisis And Financial Coup d'Etat
Submitted by Tyler Durden on 02/14/2016 20:45 -0500
Submitted by Jesse via Jesse's Cafe Americain blog,
"The crash has laid bare many unpleasant truths about the United States. One of the most alarming, says a...
What NOT to do when you’re closing on a home
By Daniel Goldstein
Published: Jan 29, 2016 6:40 a.m. ET
Avoid these ‘what were you thinking?’ mistakes before you get the keys
Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
The loan is approved, the contract is signed, the title is clean, the...
Chinese stock market woes impacting Bay Area real estate market
The U.S. stock market isn't the only part of the economy affected by the slide in Chinese markets.
By Eric Thomas
Friday, January 22, 2016 05:51PM
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) --
The U.S. stock market isn't the only part of the...
Auction.com Hopes to Grab Bigger Share of Investment Sales Market by Expanding Beyond Distress
Jan 20, 2016 Beth Mattson-Teig
Auction.com recently announced some big changes ahead for the company, including a name change to Ten-X and major expansion of its online property sales transaction...
RealtyShares Now Lets Investors Put Money Into Individual Real Estate Markets
Posted Jan 28, 2015 by Ryan Lawler (@ryanlawler), Contributor
About a year ago, RealtyShares launched as a new way for investors to put small amounts of money into real estate projects, kind of like a “LendingClub...