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Real estate News 12/2018



Central Bank to offer mortgage-lending inside United Real Estate office in Sioux City
SIOUX CITY -- United Real Estate Solutions, Inc. has reached an agreement with Central Bank to provide mortgage lending services inside the real estate company's downtown Sioux City offices in the United Center. Central Bank's new mortgage lending ...
As Fed Blinks, Real Estate Rallies In November
With the Fed in focus, US equities finished a volatile November on a high note. The S&P 500 finished the month up 1.8%. REITs climbed 4.6% while Homebuilders jumped 4.4%. US interest rates continue to retreat as oil continued its freefall. PCE ...
Solano Real Estate Scene: Christmastime draws near
Holy cow, it is almost Christmas already. The sister cities of Vacaville and Fairfield are being decorated with lights and the community Christmas trees have arrived. Our community, as usual, is supporting others less fortunate this season. Donations ...
Big Las Vegas real estate deals have materialized in December
The holidays are normally a time to slow down. But in recent years, real estate investors have squeezed in big, last-minute transactions in Las Vegas before the calendar flips to Jan. 1. We'll find out soon enough whether someone pulls it off again ...
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Online survey: Charleston claims 33rd best real estate market for small cities
As more modest-sized metro areas go, the findings are pleasing if not top notch. Greater Charleston lands in the upper quarter of 2018′s “best real-estate markets” and ranks 33rd among 100 smaller cities, according to a fall survey from WalletHub ...
Real estate transfers for Dec. 2, 2018
Palmer, O.D. and Lilliam M. Alls Estate to Derek M. Rutledge, 3844 Gladden Road Salem VA 24153, $124,000 11/14/2018. Quick Fix Real Estate LLC to Star City Investments, 3921 Adair Circle Roanoke VA 24018, $106,000 11/14/2018. U.S. Bank N.A. to ...
Real estate transfers: Reported Dec. 2, 2018
Merle H. Frese Estate, Thomas J. Frese, executor, and Leta M. and Merle H. Frese Trust, property in Quincy, to Thomas J. Frese. Larry R. Brooks, property at 2036 Payson Ave., to Larry R. Brooks Jr. Gregory K. Andresen and Tammy S. Andresen, property in ...
Real estate transactions for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018
Gomez, Michelle Lee, Moline, to JMR Real Estate, Moline; 1628 28th Ave., Moline; $28,000. Beciri, Dzevat and Dzeat, Coal Valley, to JP Endeavors, Bettendorf; 3419 Avenue of the Cities, commercial building, restaurant, Moline; $260,000. Portillo, Olivia ...
Montgomery County real estate briefs: Week of Dec. 2
Debora Weidman-Phillips, vice president of Long & Foster's Blue Bell office, has been elected as 2019 president of the Real Estate Business Institute (REBI), an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. Weidman-Phillips was installed to her ...
Real Estate Corner: 4 real estate trends that Helena will likely experience in 2019
A recently published Realtor.com 2019 National Housing Forecast forecasts that” home price growth will continue to slow, with a forecasted increase of 2.2 percent.” Real Estate is local and my forecast for Helena's home price growth is right around 3 ...
How Section 199A applies to real estate professionals
With the 2018 tax year hurtling to a close, the need to understand the QBI deduction and how it will affect the real estate industry is surging. The new proposed regulations on Code Section 199A, Qualified Business Income, clarified many questions on ...
Is the great real estate job boom ending?
At the end of last year, nearly 270,000 privately employed New Yorkers worked in real estate and construction, up from just over 232,000 in 2007, a TRD analysis of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' census of employment and wages found. As factory ...
SC commercial real estate market on pace for another banner year
Bookended by the boomtowns of Charleston and Greenville, South Carolina's commercial real estate market is in for another banner year. An influx of new residents, out-of-state investors and the arrival of British Airways' first nonstop flight bodes ...
Office Real Estate Is A Game Of Chance For New House Members
In a small room in one of the U.S. House office buildings on Friday, newly-elected members of Congress, along with their staff and press, were squished together for one of the last activities of congressional orientation: the office lottery. The ...
WATCH: Real Estate Update on home equity
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - In this month's Real Estate Update, Greg Cooper with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Indiana Realty explains why people might be shocked to find out how much equity they currently have in their homes. He also answers the ...
Real-Estate Firm Betting Big on Hudson Yards With New Deal
SL Green Realty Corp. , New York's largest office building owner, is making its biggest investment in the booming Hudson Yards area by acquiring a 91-year-old building in a deal that values the property at $440 million. The real-estate investment trust ...
These are the year's largest commercial real estate deals
This year's largest commercial real estate sale was the Capital View Office Park near the Amtrak train station in Rensselaer, which went for more than $20 million. That's about $7 million more than the second-largest transaction. The 250,000-square ...
Real Estate Prediction: 2019 is going to be a good year for the valley
Local real estate agent George Kypreos agrees, saying, “2019 is going to be a good year for Las Vegas. 2018 was fantastic. We had a 15 percent appreciation. 2019 will be half at seven percent.” For homeowners looking to move or sell, it's good news for ...
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Her background in real estate and finance compliance for both private and publicly renowned firms cultivated her interest in marketing and public relations. She has almost 20 years of experience in real estate. Webber is joining the Leduc Team, working ...
Six Skills Real Estate Investors And Developers Should Focus On Mastering
Developing or investing in the real estate market can be financially rewarding. Yet, finding success in the market requires knowledge about the liabilities inherent with any real estate or property-specific work. There is perhaps no better way to gain ...
After Amazon HQ2, Uproar in New York Over Real Estate 'Insider Trading'
Amazon.com Inc.'s deal for a second headquarters in Long Island City, N.Y., has prompted a state senator to draft legislation that would prohibit the buying or selling of real estate based on any nonpublic government action. Sen. Michael Gianaris, a ...
Should You Invest In Real Estate In 2019?
97% of real estate investors plan to increase their capital allocation to real estate in the next 18 months. Why? Because: prices are rising along with NOI growth, the real estate cycle still has more room for growth, the pricing is attractive, and the ...
Stock market jitters? Consider real estate investing
Historically implementing a “buy and hold” strategy-and not panicking during market corrections- results in long term gains over time. Diversity with all of your investments remains the key to being financially successful-this includes stocks, bonds ...
Atherton tops most expensive real estate list
For the second year in a row, Atherton topped the list for most expensive residential real estate in the country, according to real estate website PropertyShark. Atherton topped the list of the 100 priciest ZIP codes, with a median home sale price of ...
Top 50 Real Estate WallStars By Yields And Net Gains For November 2019
Two of ten top dividend-yielding Real Estate stocks were found among the top ten gainers for the coming year based on analyst 1-year target prices. (They are tinted gray in the chart above). Thus, our yield-based forecast for the Real Estate sector ...
The Biggest Celeb Real Estate Moves of 2018: These Stars Bought and Sold Million-Dollar Homes
Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott, David and Victoria Beckham, Alex Rodriguez and more celebs who made bought and sold major properties this year. More. Madison Roberts. December 03, 2018 05:14 PM. <p>The power couple&nbsp;purchased a home ...
After Amazon workers snagged LIC condos, a senator wants to prevent insider deals
Two Amazon employees bought units at Adam America Real Estate's Galerie condominium just before the news surfaced, according to a previous report. Brendan Aguayo of Halstead Property Development Marketing, which is selling units there, said the ...
How a Real-Estate Scuffle Turned into a True Tale of Miami Vice
The two women are wearing black, which is rare for them. They're typically dressed in sunny colors, ushering their clients into Miami's multi-million-dollar mansions of glory. Their vibrant wardrobes and mile-wide smiles befit the No. 1 team in Miami ...
Meet 38 'Safer' Dividend Real Estate WallStars For December
WallStars all show positive target price upsides. Top 10 net gain "safer" Real Estate WallStars, GMRE, XHR, WPTIF, GLPI, RC, MNR, GEO, BRT, SIR, IRCP averaged 32.76% gains 11/28/18. Three were top yielders, too. 38 of 105 highest yield Real Estate ...
Chinese Dumped $1 Billion of US Real Estate in Third Quarter, Extending Recent Retreat
Chinese investors have spent tens of billions of dollars over the past five years to acquire U.S. real estate or land, favoring major metro areas like New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago. Chinese buyers sometimes paid record prices to win ...
US Residential Real Estate Markets are Peaking and Some Cities are in a Pricing Bubble, BH&J Buy vs. Rent Index ...
US Residential Real Estate Markets are Peaking and Some Cities are in a Pricing Bubble, BH&J Buy vs. Rent Index ...
Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions
The 42,520-square-foot building, which offers a cap rate of 3.42 percent, has a net operating income of $584,751. The owner bought this building two years ago for $14.5 million. Seller: Lucky Find Real Estate. Brokers: Josh Lipton and Andrew Levine ...
5 Ways to Keep The Personal Touch in Real Estate Using Digital Signage
One of the global tasks that real estate digital signage figures out for you is giving a personal touch to your content and business in general. People love interactivity and enjoy their interaction with businesses that are client-centric. Reaching the ...
What's red-hot in Westchester real estate? It's not luxury apartments
The hottest real estate in Westchester doesn't come with a glassy facade. Instead, industrial properties, such as warehouses or so-called flex spaces that can be used for either office, showroom or warehouse purposes, are what's in demand. "The demand ...
After 20 years in real estate, this Chinatown resident is turning to art to reclaim the neighborhood
Before businesses open their doors across Manhattan's Chinatown, John Yu is up and spray painting security gates across the neighborhood. It's a change of pace for the 59 year old, who has worked in real estate for more than 20 years. Yu's goal is to ...
If you haven't waded into Seattle's real estate (but want to) now's the time
While Seattle's real estate year came in like a lion, it's going out like...well, a still-expensive lamb. 2018 started with Seattle on its way -- and eventually setting -- records for leading the market, whether by Northwest Multiple Listing Service ...
BofA Says Commercial Real Estate Looks Better After Overheating
“We're actually, quite frankly, increasing our exposure right now in commercial real estate because we stayed out,” Brian Moynihan, the bank's chief executive officer, said at a Goldman Sachs Group Inc. conference Tuesday in New York. While the market ...
Eight Ways to Succeed in Real Estate
SAN FRANCISCO—In a strong but choppy economy, real estate early-career professionals and MBA students are as stressed out as seasoned veterans. But Jonathan Geanakos, president of JLL Capital Markets/Americas, tells aspiring real estate pros that ...
RISMedia's 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers: Positivity Shines
Whether advocating for a cause, challenging “what's always been done” or inspiring the masses, RISMedia's 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers are linked by a shared thread: positivity. Our 2019 class contains the stories of more than 230 Newsmakers, ...
Neil Bluhm buys $20 million Florida condo
Neil Bluhm, the real estate and casino magnate, is the second Chicago billionaire to pay tens of millions of dollars for a penthouse in a lavish condo development in the Florida town Surfside, near Miami. Bluhm paid $20.4 million for a penthouse at the ...
Real estate auction set in Fitchburg
FITCHBURG -- The city will hold a real estate auction of nine properties at noon on Thursday at the Police Department at 20 Elm St. The live auction, conducted by The Zekos Group, Municipal Auction Strategies will feature single and multi-family homes ...
Real Estate Market Trends
We've looked before at Flathead County single-family residence sales activity, based upon home size, home style, city, etc. But I've usually focused on the most-active market segments, below $500,000. Now, please see the attached chart which depicts ...
Looking Ahead: Six Ways Tech Could Change The Real Estate Process
The real estate industry is changing and evolving as new technologies are integrated with current practices. With new property-applicable artificial intelligence, drone, and virtual reality technologies coming out, the real estate landscape is ...
Union scores hot win over real estate industry in fire code battle
This story originally appeared on PlanPhilly. —. City officials are brokering a deal they hope will extinguish a feud over Philadelphia's fire code. The dispute between the city's Sheet Metal Workers Union and local real estate industry groups stems ...
Top Austin developer Endeavor Real Estate eyes Uptown Dallas project
Endeavor Real Estate Group - whose projects include the hugely successful Domain mixed-use development in North Austin - has quietly bought a development site on McKinney Avenue. The half block at Boll Street and McKinney is occupied by several ...
Tax Changes For Self-Employed Real Estate Agents And Business Owners
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has created a lot of uncertainty as well as a lot of opportunity in the tax world. This is especially true in the real estate industry. Let's take a look at the major provisions that will affect tax liabilities for real ...
2019 Real Estate Report: How Does the Multifamily Market Look?
Multifamily real estate posted another exceptional year in 2018. Whether judged by gains in property appreciation or income growth, multifamily fundamentals delivered. Mapping the year ahead, investors are positioning themselves now as the market ...
The Real Estate Industry Is Fighting New York City's Historic Climate Bill On Technicalities
NEW YORK ― The fight over New York City's landmark bill to slash climate-changing pollution from big buildings began Tuesday at a marathon hearing where the real estate industry and its allies picked apart the legislation, criticizing its strict ...
Hot Asheville, Buncombe real estate market could trigger tax increases
ASHEVILLE - Higher property taxes, and rents, could be on the horizon because of a full-steam real estate market. Shockingly high property sales prices helped trigger a rise in property tax bills only a year ago for many in the city and other parts of ...