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Real estate News 11/2014



Watch for these 10 surprises when inheriting real estate
However, when an inherited property is encumbered by a home loan, you can sometimes rent out the property without first refinancing the mortgage from a residential home loan to an investment loan. Although none of that applies if you are stuck with a ...
2014 Marks Great Year for Real Estate in Downtown Zanesville
The area has been seeing a lot of real estate activity within the last year. Both selling and renting of properties has been greater than in many recent years. Downtown Association Manager, Dana Matz discusses their year so far. "It's been a great year ...
Be patient when dipping into real estate market
He said his real estate agent, Rob Bruno, said now is a good time to list the house because the market is picking up. Conrad moved out of the house four years ago and has rented it out since then. He said he had some trepidation with selling it. "The ...
Joel Goodrich riding high in real estate's hottest market
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Rising rates don't have to rile real-estate funds
Investors have pulled money out of real-estate funds for two straight months, even though they remain among the year's best performers and pay bigger dividends than many stock funds. The worry is that rising rates will hurt growth for the owners of ...
Get to know Dunes Real Estate
In real estate, the best business model is growth by referral and just as you build from great client experiences, you can quickly fall from a poor client experience. For example, we do not list a property and walk away; rather, we provide helpful ...
Erie County Real Estate Transactions
1550 Quaker Road, BP & A Real Estate Management to Ravenwood Farm New York Llc, $282,000. • 233 North St., Geoffrey T. Bright; Beth A. Bright to Tina Williams; Shawn R. Williams, $255,000. • 336 South Park, John Paul Zawisky; Kyle C. Zawisky to ...
Real estate market hits era of good feelings
It's steady as she goes for Southwest Florida's real estate economy as it slowly recovers from the recession, the three presenters for The News-Press Market Watch say in their third-quarter review of the area's real estate economy. Among other trends ...
Phoenix real-estate 'guru' admits to tax evasion
Phoenix real-estate investor Tanya Marchiol pre-empted the start of her trial on money-laundering and tax-evasion charges by admitting she didn't pay taxes on $1.4 million in income between 2008 and 2010. Marchiol admitted guilt without a written plea ...
Real estate funds shouldn't fear rising rates
NEW YORK (AP) — The threat of rising interest rates is raising real fears about real-estate mutual funds. Investors have pulled money out of real-estate funds for two straight months, even though they remain among the year's best performers and pay ...
Real estate investor and philanthropist Bernard Spitzer has died
Real estate investor and philanthropist Bernard Spitzer passed away Saturday night. Bernard, 90 — who was former Governor Eliot Spitzer's father — had been battling Parkinson's Disease. A memorial service will be held at Riverside Memorial Chapel ...
In UAE, Tighter Regulations Lead To Real Estate Stabilization
Thanks to tighter regulations by the U.A.E. government and a more conservative business plan from property developers, the residential real estate market of Dubai in particular is becoming more stable. Although property prices skyrocketed 35% in 2013 ...
Dallas Love Field work spurs real estate redevelopment and even a new ...
Dallas Love Field work spurs real estate redevelopment and even a new ...
From Jersey Shore To Real Housewives To Real Estate Gurus, Deducting ...
From Jersey Shore To Real Housewives To Real Estate Gurus, Deducting ...
Strong Housing Data Assure Recovery on Track: 3 Real Estate Mutual Funds to ...
Strong Housing Data Assure Recovery on Track: 3 Real Estate Mutual Funds to ...
Janet Miller snags two top brokers to join Colliers real estate firm
Two of the top brokers at the real estate company CBRE have jumped to the Nashville office of competitor Colliers International. Colliers, led by new CEO Janet Miller, announced the hiring of Janet Sterchi and Douglas Ryan on Monday. It's common for ...
How the Fayette County schools redistricting affects the real estate market
Fayette school redistricting committee members hope to take a plan to the district's school board in early 2015, but redistricting committee chairman Alan Stein said that it was important for the real estate market in Lexington to regain its momentum ...
Another Baltimore real estate broker defects for JLL
Mark Levy, JLL's market director, said Meisels began talks with JLL after his former partner at Cushman & Wakefield, Matt Laraway, left in May to join Chesapeake Real Estate Group LLC. "We had an opportunity to talk to Ben about long-term plans and ...
Commercial real estate market shows improvement
Southern Nevada's commercial real estate markets continued to improve in the third quarter, but the industrial sector posted some of the biggest gains. That was the finding of RCG Economics and UNLV's Lied Institute for Real Estate Studies, which ...
Before and After: How Tom Menino Changed Real Estate Development
For a guy who never claimed to be a grand visionary, Tom Menino certainly changed the face of Boston. Let's say you were to commandeer a DeLorean time machine, shift into reverse, and travel back to the Boston of 1993, the year Menino first became ...
Home Truths: The relative “bargain” of Berkeley real estate
Home Truths, a quarterly report on the state of the Berkeley real estate market, is brought to you by Red Oak Realty. While Berkeley real-estate prices have risen along with the rest of the Bay Area, they are still a relative “bargain” compared to ...
Real Estate Forum Magazine Names Adam Hooper Among the “Top 50” Rising ...
Real Estate Forum Magazine Names Adam Hooper Among the “Top 50” Rising ...
Real estate wire: Steel erector buys Chandler building; Phoenix truck terminal ...
Real estate wire: Steel erector buys Chandler building; Phoenix truck terminal ...
Real estate mogul Sam Zell presents alternative to 'suits, ties and academics'
I walked into Huntsman Hall expecting to hear another Wall Street junkie spew rhetoric that half the audience wouldn't understand. Instead, I was startled when an older man in jeans and a T-shirt bolted into the room unexpectedly. Next to me, a ...
What the comeback of travel agents says about real estate
When discussing the future of real estate, it is curious how often real estate agents are compared with travel agents. “Is it just a matter of time before real estate agents go the way of travel agents?” Looking back over the last few years, the answer ...
Buying Real Estate as an Immigrant to the US
Many immigrants are fluent in English, but for those who aren't, discussing complex mortgage or real estate terms can be a lot more complicated than exchanging pleasantries at the grocery store or completing a transaction at the post office. For ...
Reading tea leaves: CBRE makes commercial real estate forecasts for next year
It's that time of year when prognosticating about what the real estate market might look like next year starts to percolate. CBRE Inc. was first out of the gate and held its annual forecast event on Thursday that packed in more than 400 people at the ...
Embattled New York real estate firms have local ties
In the fall of 2000, an ambitious 39-year-old real estate investor — seemingly out of nowhere — picked up a Center City office building in a transaction valued at more than $110 million. A young Nicholas Schorsch had bought what was then referred to ...
American Realty Accounting Errors Roil Real Estate Empire
The accounting scandal at American Realty Capital Properties Inc. (ARCP) is threatening to upend a real estate empire built by Nicholas Schorsch in an industry where reputation propels growth. The disclosure last week that accounting errors were ...
Church closures a boon for real estate developers
The Archdiocese of New York's plan to consolidate 37 parishes in the city could prove a boon for real estate developers—especially since most of the properties set to be vacated are not landmarked. As part of a large-scale restructuring that first ...
Real estate tycoon forecloses on more than 1000 homes
The real estate tycoon foreclosed on 1,022 houses last quarter through his company Altisource Residential — a record, according to a quarterly presentation released Tuesday. The skyrocketing foreclosure rate seemingly contradicts statements Erbey made ...
Hightower & Mighty: Real Estate Leasing Catches up with the 21st Century
While new technology is constantly transforming existing industries, certain sectors are just a little less eager and slower to adapt than others. In the real estate industry, some property managers were long resistant to change, even though their jobs ...
Real Estate in New Zealand
This four-bedroom four-bath contemporary on 6.7 acres backs up to the bush of East Harbour Regional Park and faces the city of Wellington across the expanse of Mahina Bay and Wellington Harbor. Because of how the house is situated, it is visible only ...
Real estate tech developers invited to 'plug in' to access data from 100000 agents
Real estate agents can spend a lot of time entering and re-entering their contact and listing information into multiple apps and tools they use to do business. Real estate tech firm FBS has come up with a solution it hopes will help the nearly 160,000 ...
Real Estate Firm DTZ is Acquired by Private Equity Firm for $1.1B
In a deal that could have a substantial impact on New York's commercial real estate landscape, DTZ was acquired by American private equity shop TPG Capital for $1.1 billion. The firm will be investing in the company, giving DTZ the ability to become ...
Real estate firm to hold self defense class after murder of Arkansas agent
One of the state's largest real estate firms is holding a self defense class for agents and Realtors after the murder of an agent showing a home in Arkansas. HomeSmart International will hold a free self defense class in Phoenix on Nov. 17 for agents ...
Boston College to launch Corcoran academic center for real estate study
The center will be part of the Carroll School of Management and focus on developing undergraduate courses on real estate development and finance. It is named after its chief benefactor, Joseph E. Corcoran, founder of the Corcoran Jennison Companies, ...
Ed reformers and real estate win big in Senate election
ALBANY—Pro-charter school education reformers and the real estate industry emerged as the big winners Tuesday night when New York voters elected a majority of Republicans to the State Senate, leaving teachers' unions and tenants' rights advocates ...
Growing Marijuana Industry Creates Real Estate Rush
Jason Thomas with Avalon Realty Advisors, a commercial real estate firm that deals with the marijuana industry's entrepreneurs, shows off the building's features: a fully operational HVAC system, fire sprinklers, heavy duty warehouse doors, equipped ...
Trulia expands real estate agent offerings with new customer management service
trulia-png Real estate agents need tools that can keep them in touch with their clients, especially in today's mobile-driven market. That's why San Francisco-based real estate company Trulia has created a service it's calling Trulia One, which will ...
H2 Real Estate to move office to Brown Marx annex
Carter Hughes, with H2 Real Estate, said the company received Design Review Committee approval on Wednesday to move forward with the project that will involve the 3,500-square-foot bottom floor of the Brown Marx annex building. The top three stories of ...
In Larry Hogan, real estate execs see a 'successful business guy who was ...
In Larry Hogan, real estate execs see a 'successful business guy who was ...
Today's hottest trend in real estate
“For both domestic and foreign buyers, the hottest amenity in real estate these days is an in-law unit, an apartment carved out of an existing home or a stand-alone dwelling built on the homeowners' property,” writes Katy McLaughlin of the WSJ. “While ...
Real estate titan Angelo Sangiacomo talks about building his S.F. legacy (Video)
Real estate mogul Angelo Sangiacomo is well into his sixth decade of real estate ownership and development in San Francisco, but amazingly has never sold a property. And the Native San Franciscan has an impressive portfolio to prove it. Sangiacomo's ...
What did that house sell for? Real estate in the Tiers
Ann Mauro, individually, and Thomas Mauro, individually and as executor of the estate of Charlotte A. Lynch, to Jared M. Ungerland and Kimberly A. Carrigan, $84,900. Bryan Taft and Anna Paul, 547 Liberty St., to Michael T. Lane, $65,000. Ellen M. Brown ...
Why Jerusalem's Real Estate Market Is Part Of The Mideast Conflict
Daniel Luria raps on the tall metal door of a home in Jerusalem's Silwan neighborhood, which is predominantly Palestinian. Luria is with the Jewish settler group Ateret Cohanim. One rap and a small window pops open. Luria identifies himself. Soon the ...
Top developer says New York real estate market is a 'bubble' about to burst
A prominent real estate bigwig caused a stir Thursday by admitting that the New York City residential property market is a big bubble waiting to pop. "If real estate was a publicly traded company and I could short its stock, I would very happily short ...
Mark Alan Wall, D.C. real estate agent, charged with $300000 in thefts from ...
Mark Alan Wall, D.C. real estate agent, charged with $300000 in thefts from ...
JOIN THE CROWD: Commercial real estate tries a Kickstarter model with early ...
JOIN THE CROWD: Commercial real estate tries a Kickstarter model with early ...
Blackstone investors look to real estate in Asia
There are better real estate investment opportunities outside the US than domestically, investors in Stephen Schwarzman's Blackstone Group were told on Thursday. By Dec. 31, Blackstone expects to close a $5 billion Asian real estate fund and recently ...