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NEW YORK -- As a straight, white man, "until 18 months ago, I didn't know what it felt like to be judged," said Jim Garman of Better Homes and Gardens Go Realty ... The post The secret advantages to building an inclusive brokerage appeared first on…
01.17 / 21:02
inman.com
City Connections Realty (CCR), announced today that the company has merged with  DSA Realty.  The newly combined company will be operating as “City Connections Realty” under the firm’s business model and reside at CCR’s office space located at 71 West 23rd Street. DSA Realty’s office location at 113 East 12th will close at the end […]…
01.17 / 20:01
rew-online.com
As more and more people move to Texas and home values continue to soar, buyers are having a tough time playing the real estate game. The main impediment is having enough cash for a down payment, which nowadays can deplete even the most well-intentioned savings account. Why? Because Houston residents looking to buy a home must save a little more than half of their annual salary just for the down payment. That number comes…
01.17 / 19:52
houston.culturemap.com
A growing number of brokerages want to be seen as tech-savvy real estate players – but how do business leaders assemble a good tech team if they don't have the skills to recognize a good candidate? And how do they make their company appealing to these coveted engineers and developers ... The post How to attract talented techies to your brokerage appeared first on I…
01.17 / 19:12
inman.com
The city granted landmark status to the flashy, mirror-covered interior of the Ambassador Grill. …
01.17 / 18:34
dnainfo.com
Favored for their rambling space, ranch-style houses have much to offer in convenience and access. Here are some available across Long…
01.17 / 18:22
long-island.newsday.com
The newly released textbook packages universal principles and domestic context into one 500+-page compendium devised to impart a grounding in real estate fundamentals, transactions and the multidisciplinary oversight of income properties. The post New Canadian context for real estate education appeared first on…
01.17 / 15:56
reminetwork.com
Theresa Cangialosi recently opened SoBotanical Apothecary + Aromatherapy in a newly-renovated building and retail space at 48 E. Cross St. in Federal Hill. Theresa Cangialosi, who has spent 30 years in aromatic and holistic health studies, recently closed a space at 14 E. West St. that was open by appointment only to open this new…
01.17 / 15:39
southbmore.com
Towering over a part of San Diego known more for offices than apartments, The Rey is one of downtown’s biggest apartment complexes in years.  Coming in at 22 stories with 478 apartments, the development from Santa Ana-based Wood Partners and Boston-based Berkshire Group will balloon to more than…
01.17 / 15:25
latimes.com
Condos were more popular with home buyers than houses in December last year, according to numbers released Thursday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR), which is not surprising because they were cheaper, too. It’s not that housing sales were bad. In fact, home sales in December increased by …
01.17 / 12:22
lasvegassun.com
Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news ... The post Daily market update: January 17, 2017 appeared first on…
01.17 / 08:09
inman.com
Bed Bath & Beyond is making its bed in Hudson Square — not for a new store, but for large, new state-of-the- art design and photo studios. The fast-growing retailer, which recently added a store on Harlem’s West 125th Street, has signed two office leases totaling more than 79,000 square feet at two prime Jac…
01.17 / 05:00
nypost.com
Another city in Texas saw a record-setting year for 2016 with its rising home prices, low housing inventory and high demand. While not on national top 10 lists for booming markets, San Antonio could very soon follow in the footsteps of its neighboring cities as markets in Texas continue to heat…
01.16 / 22:27
housingwire.com
After a week of losses for Wells Fargo, it announced it will be closing down over 400 branches over the next two years. These cost-saving measures could save the company $2 billion, but this isn’t the first time the bank will close branches after the fake accounts scandal o…
01.16 / 18:46
housingwire.com
Bushwick super, Peter Minic, has used sexual harassment and threats to intimidate tenants, lawsuits say. …
01.16 / 18:40
dnainfo.com
Japanese artist Rikuro Okamoto, whose work is featured in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art — and in the eponymously named Rikuro Okamoto Museum in Japan — has just listed his loft and studio space in Chelsea, at 109 W. 26th St., for $1.97 million. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom co-op is 1,694 squ…
01.15 / 21:33
nypost.com
A one-bedroom, 1½-bathroom condo in Trump Tower, aka White House North, is finally in contract after being on the market for 314 days, according to StreetEasy. It was last asking $2.19 million. The glitzy unit at 721 Fifth Ave., which comes with presidentially priced common charges of $1,812/month, is on the 32nd floor and features f…
01.15 / 21:31
nypost.com
Derek Jeter is swinging for the fences so he can be safe at home. The city of Tampa this week granted special permission to the Yankees icon to build taller barriers around his nine-bedroom Florida fortress to fend off nosy paparazzi and star-struck loiterers. Tampa’s Variance Review Board agreed with Jeter – and his n…
01.15 / 21:29
nypost.com
Gov. Cuomo and state lawmakers are finally making reverse-mortgage foreclosure reform a priority this year — following continuing coverage of a crisis by The Post. Last week, the governor announced plans to provide reverse-mortgage holders the right to a mandatory foreclosure settlement conference with their lender, overseen by the court, just as traditional mortgage b…
01.15 / 21:27
nypost.com
A hedge-funder charges that a real-estate agent and his secret builder-boyfriend turned his Hamptons dream home into a money pit and milked him for $2.5 million. Manhattan financier Matthew Smith, 39, wanted to live year-round in Sag Harbor, where he met his wife and spent his summers. He enlisted his longtime real-estate agent, Jason…
01.15 / 21:25
nypost.com