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Real estate News 03/2018



Bucks Co. real estate manager sentenced for defrauding clients
Bucks Co. real estate manager sentenced. Matt O'Donnell reports during Action News Mornings on March 1, 2018. WPVI. Thursday, March 01, 2018 06:31AM. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) --. A Bucks County real estate manager has been sentenced to prison for three ...
BuyerDocs wants to save your real estate clients from wire fraud
Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe. BuyerDocs is a web-based software for real estate wire fraud prevention. Platforms: Browser; mobile-optimized Ideal for: Title ...
Why Your Next Real-Estate Deal Might Involve a Robot
Instead of listing properties on the Multiple Listing Service, which real-estate agents use to market property to each other, REX markets houses directly to consumers on platforms including Zillow and Trulia. Scott McNealy, the former chief executive ...
LA's real estate industry enters the age of bitcoin
As bitcoin becomes a realistic way to pay for homes, buyers, sellers and Realtors are finding ways to adapt. (Dreamstime / TNS). A little over a year ago, in a first for Southern California, a buyer used roughly 3,300 bitcoins to buy a Cape Cod-style ...
State of Industrial Real Estate: It's crunch time
However, today's robust, e-commerce-driven economy has created a significant shift in how logistics real estate is viewed. “Same-day delivery is evolving into same-hour delivery in some places, and consumers are insisting on a broader selection and ...
Investing In California Real Estate? Here Are A Few Things You Should Know
Ingo Winzer , Contributor I write about investing in local real estate markets. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. many California markets are again in a boom, the boom won't bust for several years, but be careful you ...
ERA Real Estate Recognizes Agent Savannah Haney As Rookie Of The Year
"It's truly an honor to be recognized by ERA Real Estate" said Savannah Haney. "Being part of American Real Estate ERA Powered is really exciting and I am looking forward to what the future holds. I want to thank my mentors Jaime Hensley and Chasity ...
Golub & Company And USAA Real Estate Joint Venture Acquires Century Tower
CHICAGO, March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago-based international real estate developer Golub & Company and USAA Real Estate announced today that they have formed a joint venture and acquired Century Tower. A vintage, luxury Chicago high-rise, Century ...
Moss & Barnett expands its multifamily and commercial real estate team
The work has become one of the firm's most successful practice areas in part because it does so nationally and plenty of clients are looking to invest in real estate. "The volume of work had grown to the point where we needed to add depth to the team ...
FBI scrutinizing Ivanka Trump real-estate deal: report
Ivanka Trump's security clearance may be held up by a U.S. counterintelligence investigation into a real-estate deal she made, according to a CNN report Thursday. According to CNN, the FBI is scrutinizing the financial deal to see if it left her ...
This week's top commercial real estate transactions | Real Estate ...
This week's top commercial real estate transactions | Real Estate ...
Knoxville real estate: What to know about the 'very strong seller's market'
The commercial real estate market is also tight, said John Adams, commercial real estate principal broker for Avison Young and KAAR's 2018 president-elect. “There's not a whole lot of new product coming on line because construction prices are still ...
Foreign Buyers Increasingly Interested in US-Based Real Estate
In the year between April 2016 and March 2017, Chinese buyers spent $31.7 billion on residential real estate in the United States—the most of any foreign buyer group, according to a National Association of Realtors (NAR) report. But since mainland ...
Jared Kushner's Real-Estate Firm Sought Money Directly From Qatar Government Weeks Before Blockade
The real estate firm tied to the family of presidential son-in-law and top White House adviser Jared Kushner made a direct pitch to Qatar's minister of finance in April 2017 in an attempt to secure investment in a critically distressed asset in the ...
How Blockchain Can Really Impact Real Estate Investing
Removing a central authority, speed, trust -- all of these blockchain benefits also apply to real estate. In real estate, though, all of the examples seem to be trite, and if you really break it down, you realize there is a reason no one has taken ...
Real-estate transactions: March 2, 2018
These transactions, recorded the week of Feb. 19, are compiled from information on file with the respective counties. They represent sales of $78,000 or more. PEORIA COUNTY. 3510 N. Kingston Drive, No. 14, Peoria, Marsha Mayfield to Marti L. Witmer ...
Geek of the Week: Microsoft's Michael Ford manages massive real estate portfolio in hopes of inspiring workers
In his spare time, Michael enjoys coaching youth sports, cycling, photography, videography, traveling, and spending time with his wife and three children. Learn more about this week's Geek of the Week, Michael Ford: What do you do, and why do you do it ...
7 ways real estate leaders can improve their social media
Inman is exploring what the future of real estate leadership should look like through a series of articles, Q&As with industry pros, and an upcoming five-part series called Leadership Week. Please send your feedback to [email protected] If you're a ...
Your Next Real Estate Agent Might Be a Robot
Real estate agencies and some startups have started employing robots to do some of the perfunctory jobs that their realtors typically do, incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) into their workplace. The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) highlighted three ...
Emails Tie Mayor Pro Tem Caraway to Failed DCS Real Estate Deal
That company, according to federal court documents in Swartwood's plea agreement, is one of several “pass-through” companies Swartwood “controlled” to launder about $2 million in bribes to a top DCS official. Financial disclosure reports filed by ...
House Near Apple Spaceship Campus Smashes Sunnyvale Real ...
House Near Apple Spaceship Campus Smashes Sunnyvale Real ...
Real estate briefs
Naples' top real estate professionals are holding a free public seminar to help homebuyers and sellers avoid making common but harmful mistakes. According to local Realtor Jim York, who will be one of the professionals at the seminar, there are five ...
NHL owner lands Malibu estate for a record-tying price
The Malibu home of real estate agent Kurt Rappaport has sold to a corporate entity with ties to Canadian billionaire Daryl Katz, pictured, for $85 million. (Bruce Bennett / Getty Images). The Malibu estate of Westside real estate agent Kurt Rappaport ...
The 20 Hottest Real Estate Markets for February 2018: Get Ready for the Spring Thaw!
Although some parts of the country are still experiencing snow, in the region of real estate, things are definitely beginning to thaw, according to a preliminary analysis of realtor.com® data for February. Coming out of their winter doldrums, listing ...
Commercial real estate tenants: Are your ready for a 40 percent rent increase?
When a commercial real estate lease originates, the number of years — term, rent amount, rent increases, concessions — such as abated rent, building improvements and the like are spelled out in the document you and the landlord sign. As the term of ...
How much it costs to buy a home right now in 21 of the most expensive towns in the Hamptons
Many rich celebrities, hedge fund managers, CEOs, socialites, and politicians own multi-million dollar summer homes in the Hamptons. The high volume of mansions in the Hamptons — and its waterfront locale — makes it one of the most expensive real ...
Real Estate Notes: Middletown cottage sells for $1.75 million
A house at 36 Whittier Rd., in Jamestown's Shoreby Hill neighborhood, was sold in January for $1.5 million, according to Lila Delman Real Estate International. Bob Bailey, manager of Lila Delman's Jamestown office, and associate Benjamin Thomas ...
Real estate transfers for March 4, 2018
Martin, Ronald D. and Reba M. Martin Estate to D and T Residential LLC, 3218 Christian Ave. N.W. Roanoke VA 24012, $105,000 02/16/2018. Pagurko, Matthew M. to Ian T. Sikes, 3176 Belle Ave. N.E. Roanoke VA 24012, $185,500 02/15/2018. Rossbacher, Robert ...
Real Estate Transactions for Sunday, March 4, 2018
... Blevins Mills for $272,000. Charles R. Kroeger II and Cara J. Dambrosio sold 517 McEnery Alley, Stonebridge at Seaside Plantation to Kristen and Rick Sharp for $380,000. Christopher Dudleck sold 1674 Back Creek Road, The Villages of Secessionville ...
Residential real estate transfers, March 4
Boyer Young Equities XV-Heritage LLC to Predoehl, Nathan H. and Sharon M., 9712 N. 151st St., $44,950. Weber, Coleman J. and Deja L. to Land, Derek J. and Hannah B., 9621 N. 150th Ave., $300,000. Stratford Park Development LLC to Pine Crest Homes LLC ...
REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
Vintage Pleasant Valley LLC to RSJ Cameron LLC, Karen L. Hovekamp and The Karen L. Hovekamp Trust 2001, OS Grove SPE LLC, Loren Gundersen, Amanda Gundersen, Grove Pleasant Valley Investors LLC, Lisa H. Jensen and The Lisa H. Jensen Trust, Paul B. and ...
Real Estate: John Peters, ADWON PROPERTIES
Prior to entering the commercial real estate industry, John Peters was a Senior Vice President / Executive Committee Member of a Tulsa based senior living company with an emphasis on Operations, Systems Improvement, IT Management and Company Growth ...
REAL ESTATE DEEDS
Real estate transactions of $50,000 and over are gathered from city and county public records and are not independently verified. SCOTT COUNTY. David L. Brown to Bell Animal Hospital PC, 1322 W. Locust St., Davenport, $100,000. David L. Brown to Bell ...
Erie County Real Estate Transactions
Following are real estate transactions over $5,000 as listed in records of the Erie County clerk's office for the week ending Jan. 26, 2018. AKRON • 10 Marshall Ave., Linda Wheeler-Jones to Vincent Ziolkowski, $106,000. ALDEN • 12327 Westwood Road ...
Tech entrepreneurs replace real estate tycoons as political advisers in China's push for IT edge
“If more property tycoons arise, that means China's economy is out of shape,” Hu said. “Fewer people will be willing to contribute to the real economy and national industries.The real estate sector is also a hotbed for corruption because it's connected ...
Real estate records, 03/04/18
Community Redevelopment Authority Of The City Of Hickman to Long Range Investments LLC, 102 Locust St. (Hickman), $5,600. Conway, Phyllis D to Carlson, Alexander & Esther, 1923 S 77 St., $180,000. Dankleff, Betty J Revocable Trust to Bays, Sheila M ...
Ravalli County's real estate market continues to stabilize
The Bitterroot Valley's real estate market continued its rebound in 2017 with homes selling a bit faster and for more money. Licensed real estate agent and certified residential appraiser Darwin Ernst expects that trend will likely continue in 2018 ...
2016 suicide of Nomura Real Estate worker said caused by overwork under discretionary labor system
A local labor standard office has concluded that the suicide of a worker in his 50s at Nomura Real Estate Development Co. in 2016 was caused by overwork, sources close to the matter said Sunday. The employee had worked under a discretionary system that ...
Challenges with discount real estate agents
The potential problems with using a discount real estate agent mirror the benefits. The volume game means discount agents almost have to be a little less responsive to you, as they're working with more buyers and sellers. Email responses could roll in ...
Charleston-area commercial real estate sales
Chad Yonce of Southeastern Management Group represented Abrra LLC in its $570,000 sale of 1,586-square-foot office condominium at 286 Meeting St. The buyers, Kenneth Koffler and Angel Koffler, were represented by Angela Black of Daniel Island Real ...
Xinyuan Real Estate: The Risk Is To The Upside
The company has significantly grown its revenue over the last five years, and I see no signs of a slow down. Xinyuan is a long-term buy at today's price. Xinyuan Real Estate's (NYSE:XIN) stock has taken shareholders on a roller coaster ride over the ...
Christie's Real Estate Chief Pinpoints the Safest Markets in the World
Dan Conn is chief executive officer of Christie's International Real Estate. For more than 20 years, the wholly owned subsidiary of Christie's auction house has collaborated with leading real estate brokerages around the globe, but in January Christie ...
How much? Steuben County real estate transactions
Leon Vankurin Building And Remodeling, LLC sold 216 Oneida Pl. to Matthew J. Fenderson for $138,298 on December 14. Eileen A. Carlineo sold 10734B Marshall St. to Christopher Begell for $97,000 on December 15. Mary M. Buth sold 207 Pearl St. to Jeremy ...
How much? Chemung County real estate transactions
The Estate Of Marion Palmieri sold 909 Wisner St. to Federal National Mortgage Association for $19,300 on December 5. Karen Vanness As Executor sold 968 Scio St. to Lse Properties LLC for $50,000 on December 7. Emily J. Desocio sold 805 Sunset Dr. to ...
How much? Broome County real estate transactions
Margaret Hovancik (Estate) Etal sold 31 Camden St. to Brody Wood for $78,350 on December 4. Lucianna E. Julian sold 811 Odell Ave to Charles A. Linville for $146,000 on December 5. Matthew Coletta sold 836 Oak Hill Ave to Dominic Galasso for $125,000 ...
Tioga County real estate transactions - Pressconnects
The buying landscape has changed and so has the technology. From 3D home mapping to live periscopes, real estate agents are changing the way people search for their next home. 636392126050977493-homesold.jpg. Home sold (Photo ...
13 Marketing Strategies Real Estate Investors Can Use To Improve Their Business
Successful executives in the real estate industry from Forbes Real Estate Council share firsthand tips & insights. Forbes Real Estate Council ,. According to a report by the National Association of Realtors, as many as 51% of buyers found the home they ...
How Real Estate Agents Can Build Business-Winning Rapport with Clients
Imagine what your life as a real estate agent would look like if you couldn't build rapport with prospects. The words "unfortunate" and "poor" come to mind. I'd go as far as saying that without the ability to build rapport with prospects, you couldn't ...
Berkshire adds Germany's Rubina, expanding global real estate presence
(Reuters) - A real estate company controlled by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) is broadening its global reach, announcing on Monday its first international franchisee, Berlin-based Rubina Real Estate GmbH. Berkshire Hathaway ...
Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez boost program that teaches inner city kids about real estate
Just afterwards, he happened to meet former baseball legend Alex Rodriguez at a Jennifer Lopez concert. Rodriguez now runs A-Rod Corp, a real estate investment and development firm. Rodriguez joined immediately and floated the idea to bring Project ...