Americans Enjoy Largest Home Equity Increase Since 2014

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 91,000 properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2017. This is great news for the country, as 48.2 million of...

93-year-old Florida woman takes action against real estate brokerage firm

A 93-year-old woman in Florida has partially won a property dispute against her real estate agents, according to an opinion from Florida's 4th District...

Blame it on Refis – DSNews

The American homeowner’s penchant for “using homes as ATMs” in cash-out refinances likely played a big role in sparking the housing crisis about a...

Homes are Shrinking Again – DSNews

New single family homes are starting have been shrinking, according to the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB). According to Q1 2017 data from the Census Quarterly Starts and...

NAR’s Upstream project simplifies its goals

Brokers using the new Upstream data management tool have a new option: They will also be able to enter listing data through their MLS...

HOME IDEAS

7 Ways to Self-Sabotage Your Organizing Efforts – Zillow Porchlight

Is your inner critic keeping you from an organized home? Shut it down with these motivating tips and tricks. Have you ever heard the saying,...

5 Beautiful Ways to Incorporate Live Plants Into Your Decor – @Redfin

Live plants can do wonders for your home. However, including flowers and trees in your interior decorating isn’t always easy. While you can put...

3 Rules for Avoiding Common Color Mistakes – Zillow Porchlight

Break out the color wheel — today's lesson is all about working with color. Editor’s note: Painting is the first project many of us tackle...

WATERCOOLER

Bruno Barreiro, Man Most Responsible for Marlins Park Fiasco, Runs for Congress | Miami...

Marlins Park remains the worst stadium deal in American history. Miamians are still on the hook for more than $2.4 billion in costs for...

The home office deduction is often overlooked

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently reminded small business owners who work from a home office that there are two options for claiming the...

Top 5 Safest Places to Start a Family

Moving is a part of life, especially if you’re American. The number of us who end up living in more than one place far...

BUYING A HOME

5 tips for buyers in a tight housing market

When inventory is low, home prices tend to go up. Attempting to purchase a house in this type of market can make the already...

Buying a Home? Do You Know the Lingo? | Real Estate with Harry Berry

Buying a home can be intimidating if you are not familiar with the terms used during the process. To start you on your path...

7 Things That Your House Hunting Checklist Should Always Have

Hunting for your next home can be both thrilling and overwhelming. You’re bound to come across several properties that you think would be perfect...

Making an Offer: 5 Mistakes to Avoid | Realtor Magazine

paging_filterIn competitive housing markets across the country, making an offer that sticks has become increasingly difficult. Ensure your client doesn’t make the process even tougher...

SELLING A HOME