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Real estate News 09/2017



Just how hot a real estate market is the Strip District?
A Penn Avenue property that sold for $600,000 five years ago is on the market for three times that amount, an indication perhaps of just how hot of a real estate market the Strip District has become. The owner, Michael A. D'Amico, a director with the ...
Authorities search for Houston-area real-estate agent who vanished before Hurricane Harvey
BAYTOWN, Texas — A Houston-area real-estate agent is believed to have gone missing before Hurricane Harvey, according to CBS News. Crystal McDowell was last heard from right before the storm began. She told her boyfriend she was leaving to go pick ...
Two Marketing Tech Changes Real Estate Agents Need To Adopt
Global markets and trends in technology continue to reshape our real estate world, with dramatic changes in transactions and the way we agents help our clients and manage our listings. A potential client now has so much competing information right at ...
New in New Orleans Real Estate
Big real estate developments tend to attract a lot more attention than their smaller brethren, which is why a few big projects that are under way or proposed in downtown New Orleans have tended to dominate local business news. The much-watched proposal ...
Real Estate Weekly: REITs Rally, But Harvey Impact Still Unknown
REITs finished the week higher by 1% after rising 2% last week. Homebuilders and construction companies surged in anticipation of a massive rebuilding effort after Hurricane Harvey. So far, Hurricane Harvey is estimated to have significantly damaged or ...
National Cheat Sheet: Why Zillow's stock has fallen 23% since June, Paul Manafort's real estate fixer speaks out ...
National Cheat Sheet: Why Zillow's stock has fallen 23% since June, Paul Manafort's real estate fixer speaks out ...
Tampa's Convergent Capital plans $150 million in real estate investments in next three years
With leverage and the money recently raised, Convergent plans to invest a total of more than $150 million in real estate over the next three years, Sachdev said. Convergent has divested most of the investments made through its first two funds ...
Texas leads the way in WalletHub's best real estate markets list
Beyond country music, world-famous barbecue and one-of-a-kind hospitality, you'll find the nation's best real estate markets in Texas — the cities of Frisco, McKinney and Allen took the top three spots WalletHub's 2017 list. WalletHub analysts ...
Attitash Real Estate welcomes veteran agent
As a New Hampshire-licensed Realtor specializing in residential and commercial real estate sales for over 20 years in the Mount Washington Valley, Kimnach is well-versed and knowledgeable of the complexities that affect buyers and sellers in today's ...
San Diego man acquitted in real estate fraud scheme with Tucson link
The FBI said Doye, working as the senior managing director of Variant Holding Co., a real estate development firm with offices in San Diego and Tucson, defrauded real estate companies of $18.4 million through asset sales and by filing fraudulent ...
Walkability the focus at regional real estate event
At the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber's annual Real Estate Forum, planner and walkability expert Jeff Speck will help the local real estate community understand what makes a walkable neighborhood and how the idea of “complete streets” is the right ...
4 ways to win a commercial real estate deal
The commercial real estate market in Southern California is as competitive as I've ever seen it. And, by the way, e-mail didn't exist when I started in the business, so that's a long time. In the classic economic sense, an imbalance exists. We have too ...
These NC cities ranked among the best real-estate markets in the US for 2017
NATIONWIDE -- If you're looking to buy or sell real estate in the near future, you'll want to pay attention to Wallethub's latest study. The personal finance website just released a report on 2017's Best Real-Estate Markets, and five North Carolina ...
How the Kushners' Bad Real Estate Deal Compromises Trump ...
How the Kushners' Bad Real Estate Deal Compromises Trump ...
Real estate transactions for Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017
Michael A. Duppstadt from John C. Lauer Jr. Estate, property in Shanksville Borough, $14,250. James Burke from Terry R. Pletcher, property in Upper Turkeyfoot Township, $240,000. Paula Eppley Newman from Eileen J. Pears, property in Jenner Township, ...
Welcome to Boomtown: Tewksbury holds hot real-estate market
Kevin Vitali, partner in EXIT Group One Real Estate, at Balsam Place, one of the recently constructed housing developments in Tewksbury. (SUN/Julia Malakie) (Julia Malakie). Balsam Place, one of the recently constructed housing developments in ...
Real estate records, 09/03/17
Dinkelman, Don D & Susan W Revocable Trust to Lyons, Kevin D & Amy Jo, 1416 Imperial Dr., $248,500. Dockery, Marya G to Zeng, Wei & Emily Violet, 230 Cottonwood Dr., $166,500. Ehlers, Derek & Julie A to Ferguson, Charles A & Catherine L, 2811 Hoy ...
James Dyson looks to expand Big Apple real estate
... Dyson looks to expand Big Apple real estate. James Dyson Dave Benett/Getty Images. James Dyson, the billionaire British vacuum cleaner king, is about to dramatically expand his Big Apple footprint with major commercial and residential real estate ...
Knieper Real Estate | Cresson
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Real Estate 101: What if our predictions are wrong?
The problem is, in most commercial real estate investments, the value of the near-term income stream only makes up about 30 percent to 50 percent of the realized return. The balance of the asset's performance is locked up into the future when you sell ...
Real estate briefly: OC firms close $28 million deal for MAT Holdings new West Coast center
Newport Beach-based Investment Building Group has sold a 303,100-square-foot industrial building at 6975 Sycamore Canyon Blvd. in Riverside for $28.2 to MAT Holdings. MAT Holdings was represented by Chicago area-based Interstate Tenant Advisors ...
Harvey strikes 'blow' at Houston real estate market
The Houston metropolitan area was starting to get hot before Harvey hit — it was the leading homebuilding market in the U.S. last year, with 35,367 building permits issued for new homes, according to data from the Texas A&M Real Estate Center. Despite ...
College of Charleston offers South Carolina's first commercial real estate finance degree
"For students inclined to pursue real estate law, commercial lending, valuation, development, investment banking, property and asset management, brokerage or similar fields, a commercial real estate major with a financial foundation is critical," said ...
Real estate agent says removing Confederate statues would decimate property values. Is it true?
But the issue surfaced last week in the state's gubernatorial race after The Washington Post quoted a local real estate agent's back-of-the-envelope estimate that removing statues would cost the city as much as $3 million in real estate tax revenue ...
Buying real estate for fun
Most of the real estate buying public concerns themselves with residential real estate, specifically their primary residence. Most market assessments discuss the residential market with occasional commercial market updates. What is often overlooked is ...
FHS hosts promotional tour for real estate agents
Florence High School tv anchor Grace Anne Watkins watches as Florence board of education president Bill Griffith and realtor Chris Denard attempt a newscast in front of a green screen in the broadcast department at Florence High School. The two men ...
How much? Chemung County real estate transactions
Estate Of Nora Ann Carpenter sold 143 NYS Route 414 to David Bruce Walker for $107,000 June 12. Steven Craig Ball sold 126 Lemae Dr. to Steven Butcher for $470,000 June 13. Brian M. Hilliard sold 447 Chambers Rd. to Tyler J. Haischer for $159,900 ...
How much? Tioga County real estate transactions
Real estate transactions for June 11 through June 17. TIOGA COUNTY. Barton. Stacey Depew sold 373 Madigan Rd. to James Fey for $365,000 June 14. Andrew Belokur sold 785 Sujan Rd. to El-ba Park, LLC for $186,000 June 13. Candor. Richard Kirk sold ...
Baltimore politicians are letting union jobs die while making way for luxury real estate
Elected officials are still taking heat for their recent decision to award nearly $1 billion in public benefits for a luxury real estate project on the old industrial waterfront. Lawmakers were further embarrassed in July when it emerged that one of ...
Victorville ranks No. 160 in nation for 'Best Real-Estate Market'
VICTORVILLE — One High Desert city grabbed the attention of the financial experts at WalletHub, who listed them in their “Best Real-Estate Markets” report for the year. Out of 300 U.S. cities ranked, the City of Victorville slotted in at No. 160 in ...
Odd Lots: This Is What Happened During The Great Florida Real Estate Bubble
In this week's episode of the Odd Lots podcast, we speak with Arva Moore Parks, a Florida historian and preservationist about the great Florida real estate bubble of the 1920s, or as she calls it "The Boom." Parks tells us about the role of the real ...
UPDATE: Real estate scammers targeting Mason home
Naeyaert said the best thing to do if you're looking for a place to stay on Craigslist is to contact the real estate agent in person, or visit Realtor.com to make sure the listing is legitimate. Also, make sure you've visited the house and seen the ...
New colleges to impact retail space, real estate prices
Now that more than 700 students occupy the new residential colleges, it is only a matter of time before more retail shops pop up and development progresses in the area. When Benjamin Franklin and Pauli Murray colleges opened this fall, the University ...
Norway's wealth fund appoints Europe, US real estate investment chiefs
OSLO, Sept 5 (Reuters) - The Norwegian sovereign wealth fund's real estate investment unit has appointed Per Loeken and Romain Veber as chief investment officers for the United States and Europe respectively, it said on Tuesday. Both come from senior ...
Gary Gold: Who are you in the real estate world?
Gary Gold has been in the business for many years, and he has a healthy supply of listing inventory to work with, but not everyone has reached that level. A word of advise for those starting fresh: sell what you have. If you're brand new, you've got at ...
What you missed on your summer vacation in real estate news
From construction delays to shadowy debates, following the yellow-brick office to the local daily newspaper making its own headlines, here's the summer's most important real-estate stories. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber? Sign in ...
Timely Tips For The New Real Estate Investor
Whether you want to diversify your investments, develop cash flow for your retirement years or achieve other financial goals, investing in real estate can be a smart idea. Real estate tends to be less volatile than the stock market, and the owners of ...
Real estate transfers
The following properties were registered with the Sandusky County Auditor between August 20 and August 27: Bellevue. Michael D. and Jessica L. Alcorn to Philip C. and Autumn C. Harlow, $133,000. Townsend Township. Adam J. and Nicole M. Love to ...
Of course North Texas is home to the best real estate markets in the US
Those metrics make up two rankings — "real estate market" and "affordability & economic environment" — that look at everything from median home-price appreciation and foreclosure rates to the population growth rate and median credit score. The real ...
Prime-Ex Perpetual Taps Blockchain to Build Revolutionary Real Estate System
Prime-Ex Perpetual, a Panama-based real estate company, has announced that it will build a revolutionary real estate ecosystem by tapping blockchain's true potential. The concept arrives in light of the real estate industry's contemporary limitations ...
Meet the new real estate sector that plays offense and defense
As the real estate cycle churns on, it's getting harder to find good ways to invest. Prices in many segments of the market are high, many metro areas are oversaturated with supply of homes, and too many long-term concerns dog other types of real estate ...
Here's How Climate Change Could Turn US Real Estate Prices Upside Down
“The question is whether people are going to be basing their real estate decisions on climate change futures,” said Hugh Gladwin, professor of anthropology at Florida International University, who says his research suggests higher-standing areas of ...
Real Estate Firm Says Malls Need a New Business Model
Malls need to shift emphasis away from department stores and toward retailers that are less susceptible to competition from e-commerce, according to a report from real estate services firm CBRE Research. On average, department stores still occupy about ...
Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions
A building with apartments and a tire shop at 144 Fourth Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn, was sold for $3.2 million. RECENT SALE. $3.2 MILLION. 144 Fourth Avenue (at Butler Street). Park Slope, Brooklyn. A private investor has bought this four-story ...
Allegiant Travel plans to take on real estate
After 18 years flying as an airline for the price conscious, Allegiant Travel Co. wants to add real estate development to its list of corporate activities. The company is embarking on an audacious plan to build a 22-acre resort compound with a hotel, ...
Be wary of exit companies asking for money up front, real estate commissioner says
A year-and-a-half after paying to exit his timeshare, Gary Newton is still waiting. The timeshare agreement he signed said the timeshare exit should take between three-to-nine months to complete. But nearly two years and $3600 later, Newton said he is ...
Newspapers Find Their True Value in Real Estate, Not Publishing
If this publishing thing doesn't work out, newspapers may have a future in real estate. The owner of the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune said Monday it wasn't only buying the New York Daily News, but also a stake in a joint venture that will own ...
Real estate project in Dubai to be the 'first major development where you can purchase in bitcoin'
"Being a designer for 21 years, it's a real passion of mine as the design side, and it's great to be partnering up together as all to launch this. And this is the first major global development where you can purchase in bitcoin," Mone told CNBC in an ...
Atlant ICO: World's Real Estate Blockchain Platform
ATLANT will work by having individuals purchase tokens which will represent individual shares in a real estate asset. So instead of having to pony up tens (or hundreds) of thousands of dollars to get involved in real estate investing, you can get ...
Why hustle is the key to growing your real estate business
How do you keep your motivation in check and make sure you're always on top of your business? Ryan Stewman explains how to use your hustle to grow your real estate business. In this clip from, Stewman talks about how he learned to make more money ...