Real Estate

For real estate, as for many things, 2020 was a strange year. Despite a pandemic, a recession and unemployment that at one time hit 20 million, 6 million homes were sold and the average home price was up 5 percent. There were record low mortgage rates of course, but there’s also the fact is that
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Julie Faupel, REALM founder and CEO Courtesy of REALM REALM™ the first collaborative global real estate collective launched during the Pandemic delivers $5.4 Billion in inventory in nine months. When I wrote about REALM’s launch last April the pandemic was hitting the country hard. Julie Faupel, REALM founder and CEO and owner of Jackson Hole Real
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Most-loved home gifts you can give yourself after the holiday. getty Did you receive a wellness-inspired Christmas, Kwanzaa or Hanukkah gift this year? According to Amazon’s most-loved home product selections this week, many of you did. For those who didn’t get health-enhancing gifts for your home, here are five of the popular site’s page one
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MIAMI — Move over, Texas. The Lone Star state has grabbed headlines as tech companies like Oracle, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and billionaire Elon Musk are planning to move major operations from California for its greener pastures and — lower taxes.  But now, Miami is becoming a magnet for companies trying to escape from high taxes and
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The Home Edit makes an Easy Gingerbread Brownie with Eggnog Frosting in their signature rainbow … [+] design. McCormick 2020 was an incredible year for Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin who are best known as the professional organizing duo, The Home Edit. Netflix debuted their show, Get Organized With The Home Edit to much fanfare, and their second book, The Home Edit
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The strange adventure of Dajia and Mirae involved a portfolio of 15 high-end hotels. RANJAN SAMARAKONE A Chinese company called Dajia agreed to sell 15 high-end American hotels to a Korean investment fund called Mirae for almost $6 billion. The contract deposit alone was half a billion dollars, under a contract signed a few months
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With forbearance, borrowers hit pause on their monthly loan payments. Getty The Department of Housing and Urban Development recently announced that the Federal Housing Administration is granting a two-month extension of its foreclosure and eviction moratorium and initial forbearance requests through February 28, 2021.  The moratorium is for single-family home borrowers with FHA-insured mortgages to
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One construction worker using a staircase in the scaffolding of TSX Broadway on October 29, 2020 (AP … [+] Photo/Mary Altaffer) ASSOCIATED PRESS Although many tourists are not coming to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic, foreigners still have their sights set on Broadway. According to a recent court filing, the real estate developers planning
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Although a second stimulus plan is still up in the air, the Federal Reserve is determined to push consumer borrowing costs even lower as the economic recovery takes hold — giving everyday Americans a reason to be optimistic. In addition to holding interest rates near zero, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday the central bank will continue
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Tony “The Closer” Robinson wants to make his Rona Proof real estate program accessible and … [+] inclusive. Courtesy of Tony “The Closer” Robinson America’s unemployment rate surged from 6.3 million in February to 20.2 million in May, a number that continues to rise as the pandemic’s effect on the economy lingers.   Tony “The Closer”
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