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Real estate News 05/2019



3 Chicagoans offer tips for making money in real estate, from flipping to Airbnb
3 Chicagoans offer tips for making money in real estate, from flipping to Airbnb  Chicago TribuneFor those looking to invest in real estate, Chicago is ripe for the picking. We asked locals on the front lines for tips, tricks and pitfalls that first-timers should keep ...
Is T. Rowe Price Real Estate (TRREX) a Strong Mutual Fund Pick Right Now?
Is T. Rowe Price Real Estate (TRREX) a Strong Mutual Fund Pick Right Now?  Yahoo FinanceSector - Real Estate fund seekers should consider taking a look at T. Rowe Price Real Estate (TRREX). TRREX holds a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank of 2 (Buy), ...
Is Fidelity Real Estate Income (FRIFX) a Strong Mutual Fund Pick Right Now?
Is Fidelity Real Estate Income (FRIFX) a Strong Mutual Fund Pick Right Now?  Yahoo FinanceAny investors hoping to find a Sector - Real Estate fund could think about starting with Fidelity Real Estate Income (FRIFX). FRIFX has a Zacks Mutual Fund ...
The Power Of Text Messaging In Real Estate (And How To Do It Right)
The Power Of Text Messaging In Real Estate (And How To Do It Right)  ForbesTexting can offer busy agents and real estate pros a quick and easy way to provide these immediate responses, without taking up too much time or bogging ...
How To Fight Inflation Through Real Estate Investing
How To Fight Inflation Through Real Estate Investing  ForbesOne of the best ways to fight inflation, and even win the game against it, is through inflation hedge investments like real estate.
Real estate firm names the top cities for risk-seeking investors
Real estate firm names the top cities for risk-seeking investors  CNBC“Courageous” investors looking for long-term opportunities should look to emerging cities in the Middle East, India and China, according to global real estate ...
Ares Commercial Real Estate declares $0.33 dividend
Ares Commercial Real Estate declares $0.33 dividend  Seeking AlphaAres Commercial Real Estate (ACRE) declares $0.33/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 8.68% Payable July 16; for shareholders of.
FTC shuts down largest real estate scam ever
FTC shuts down largest real estate scam ever  Jackson SunThe word “sanctuary” brings to mind comforting places – an oasis, a nature preserve, a port in a storm. That's probably why it was chosen as part of the name of ...
8z Real Estate is latest brokerage to jump into the iBuyer business
8z Real Estate is latest brokerage to jump into the iBuyer business  Inman.comColorado-based real estate brokerage 8z Real Estate is the latest to offer a direct-to-consumer homebuying and selling platform, known as an "iBuyer."
Open doors with a tap? Detect a leak instantly? It’s the future of real estate
Open doors with a tap? Detect a leak instantly? It’s the future of real estate  Miami HeraldLAB Ventures announces finalists for its Future of Real Estate conference pitch competition.
Real Estate Fresh Finds: May 1
Real Estate Fresh Finds: May 1  PoPvilleReal Estate *Fresh* Finds is a weekly selection of newly-listed properties in the District, brought to you by Real Living At Home. Featured Property of the Week: ...
Former real estate president and his wife plead guilty in college admissions scam
Former real estate president and his wife plead guilty in college admissions scam  CNNThe former president of a California real estate firm and his wife pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday for using their wealth to improperly get their children ...
Healthy Real Estate Markets Lift Walker & Dunlop
Healthy Real Estate Markets Lift Walker & Dunlop  Yahoo FinanceWalker & Dunlop (NYSE: WD) makes money by helping real estate developers find the financing they need to build their projects. When times are good, real ...
Big city developers struggle to sell real estate
Big city developers struggle to sell real estate  Fox NewsManaging Director at The Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group Jason Meister said Wednesday big city developers struggle to sell real estate, especially in New York, ...
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust Announces 2019 First Quarter Results
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust Announces 2019 First Quarter Results  Yahoo FinanceMISSISSAUGA, ON , May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust ("the Trust") (MRT-UN.TO) today is pleased to announce its financial results for ...
KKR Real Estate: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
KKR Real Estate: 1Q Earnings Snapshot  San Francisco ChronicleNEW YORK (AP) _ KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $24.2 million. The New York-based company said it ...
York County real estate market sees double-digit sales slump
York County real estate market sees double-digit sales slump  Press HeraldReal estate agents say continued tight inventory and fewer than usual purchases in January contributed to a double-digit decrease in York County housing sales ...
Rare Nashville real estate gem: a 1958 ranch with original pink and green tile
Rare Nashville real estate gem: a 1958 ranch with original pink and green tile  The TennesseanA ranch home on the market with its original pink and green tile bath? It's a rare, but in demand, prospect in Nashville's historic neighborhoods.
Real Estate Transfers: May 2, 2019
Real Estate Transfers: May 2, 2019  Suffolk TimesListings prepared for Times Review Media Group by Suffolk Research *Service*, dated March 4-10, 2019. Brought to you by: BAITING HOLLOW.
Ask a real estate pro: My daughter died without a will. How do I prevent foreclosure on her home?
Ask a real estate pro: My daughter died without a will. How do I prevent foreclosure on her home?  Sun SentinelA reader asks real estate lawyer Gary Singer how he prevents his late daughter's home from being foreclosed when she did not have a will.
How will the tech IPO boom change Bay Area real estate?
How will the tech IPO boom change Bay Area real estate?  Marketplace.orgPerhaps you have heard that tech initial public offerings are blooming like wildflowers this spring. Lyft, Pinterest, Uber, Zoom, Slack and more are coming, almost ...
Cape Coral real estate: Outdoor living you've been dreaming of
Cape Coral real estate: Outdoor living you've been dreaming of  The News-PressWith an outdoor kitchen, fire feature, pool with a sun shelf and spa on the Bimini Basin, there's little else you can dream of, including a shower.
Overcoming One Key Reason Real Estate Agents Don't Last
Overcoming One Key Reason Real Estate Agents Don't Last  ForbesBeing a real estate agent and agent coach of many years, along this journey I have seen things that have left me scratching my head, as I am sure many real ...
Win In Real Estate With Micro-Goals
Win In Real Estate With Micro-Goals  ForbesAs real estate agents, we often have lofty goals to reach the lifestyle of our dreams. Those goals can have high stakes attached. Maybe your goals mean you can ...
What Family Offices Need To Understand About Real Estate Opportunities
What Family Offices Need To Understand About Real Estate Opportunities  ForbesFamily office capital is patient capital, and that needs to be taken advantage of — especially when it comes to real estate.
Your real estate agent or waiter may just be a professional MMA fighter
Your real estate agent or waiter may just be a professional MMA fighter  ESPNUnless you're a main event attraction, MMA fighters don't make the big bucks. Here's how Al Iaquinta and others boost their income when they're outside of the ...
Dad who bought Harvard fencing coach's house also tied to real estate deal with youth fencing coach
Dad who bought Harvard fencing coach's house also tied to real estate deal with youth fencing coach  The Boston GlobeSPRINGFIELD, Va. — The self-proclaimed largest fencing school in the world takes up the back of a squat brick building in a drab industrial park here. Past the ...
Following the Money in Residential Real Estate
Following the Money in Residential Real Estate  The New York TimesAlmost half the money spent by New York City home buyers in the first quarter of 2019 went toward the most expensive properties. That wasn't always the case.
Real estate: 3 challenges facing first-time homebuyers this spring
Real estate: 3 challenges facing first-time homebuyers this spring  USA TODAYChallenges for first-time homebuyers this spring include prices, and availability of homes and mortgages.
Tampa Bay's commercial real estate market 'is on fire'
Tampa Bay's commercial real estate market 'is on fire'  Tampa Bay TimesDespite concerns about rising construction costs and overbuilding in some sectors, experts see no signs of a recession.
Proposal to double real estate fees surprises some agents, brokers
Proposal to double real estate fees surprises some agents, brokers  vtdigger.orgVermont real estate fees bring in about $220,000 a year. File photo. The state's Office of Professional Regulation wants to sharply increase licensing fees for real ...
Robust condo sales create 'real estate microclimate'
Robust condo sales create 'real estate microclimate'  Seattle TimesA combination of attainable home ownership and unmatched location has caused the condominiums' sales to soar.
Real estate executive pleads guilty to home-flipping fraud, faces 200 years in prison
Real estate executive pleads guilty to home-flipping fraud, faces 200 years in prison  Inman.comThe owner of a Los Angeles area real estate firm pleaded guilty to running a home flipping scheme that scammed 25 victims out of $2 million. In April 2018 ...
Pennsylvania Real Estate (PEI) Q1 FFO Top Estimates
Pennsylvania Real Estate (PEI) Q1 FFO Top Estimates  Yahoo FinancePennsylvania Real Estate (PEI) came out with quarterly funds from operations (FFO) of $0.26 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.25 per ...
Welcome to Real Estate Friday! |
Welcome to Real Estate Friday! |  theberkshireedge.comProperty of the Week –George Cain of William Pitt Sotheby's offers a hassle-free country retreat, impeccably maintained and move-in ready! What's on the ...
Real estate: What $450,000 will buy in Nashville area
Real estate: What $450,000 will buy in Nashville area  The TennesseanLooking for a home in Middle Tennessee? Here are three homes on the market for $450000 at Tennessee Homes.
The Pipeline: Commercial real estate deals for 5.3.19
The Pipeline: Commercial real estate deals for 5.3.19  RichmondBizSenseCommonwealth Centre Apartments LLC purchased 11.2 acres near Commonwealth Centre and Route 288 in Chesterfield County for about $5 million.
East Greenwich woman accused in real estate scheme due in court
East Greenwich woman accused in real estate scheme due in court  WPRI 12 Eyewitness NewsEAST GREENWICH, R.I. (WPRI) — An East Greenwich woman who is accused of defrauding dozens of people in a $10 million real estate scheme is due in ...
Sold: Search the latest Macon County real estate transfers
Sold: Search the latest Macon County real estate transfers  Herald & ReviewDecatur. 1733 S. Albany Place, $92,750, Richard A. Radasch to Beverly Patricia Wall. 1255 W. Arcadia Ave., $270,000, Kimberly J. Calhoun to George A. Jones ...
Five Signs That Indicate A Local Real Estate Market May Be Changing
Five Signs That Indicate A Local Real Estate Market May Be Changing  ForbesHere are some things to watch for when trying to discover what your local market is trending toward.
Airport preparing land for major real estate project
Airport preparing land for major real estate project  The Denver ChannelAURORA, Colo. — Denver International Airport is taking another step forward on a large real estate project located on E. 56th Avenue between Pena Boulevard ...
Buyer Beware: How A Downturn Could Affect Real Estate Crowdfunding
Buyer Beware: How A Downturn Could Affect Real Estate Crowdfunding  ForbesBy examining historical trends, we can discern a few likely scenarios that may affect real estate crowdfunding and the industry as a whole during a downcycle.
Real estate transactions: Passco Cos. makes multifamily acquisition in Spring submarket
Real estate transactions: Passco Cos. makes multifamily acquisition in Spring submarket  ChronCalifornia-based Passco Cos. has acquired The Grayson, a 330-unit apartment complex at 4115 Louetta Road in Spring. The property was built in 2016 with a ...
263K US jobs added in April — including 80K in real estate
263K US jobs added in April — including 80K in real estate  Inman.comThe economy surpassed all expectations in April with employment across the country bolstered by 263000 new jobs, including tens of thousands in the real ...
Mark your calendars: These are South Florida’s top real estate events next week
Mark your calendars: These are South Florida’s top real estate events next week  The Real DealHere are a couple of real estate events worth attending next week! On May 8, NAIOP South Florida is holding an office update at 200 East Las Olas from 11:30 ...
RE/MAX Names Top Commercial Real Estate Agents in 2018
RE/MAX Names Top Commercial Real Estate Agents in 2018  SarasotaStan Rutstein, Erick Shumway, Ivan Gould and Russell Tilton are among the local agents named to the list.
Sound Off: Who are the major players in a standard real estate deal?
Sound Off: Who are the major players in a standard real estate deal?  SFGateA: The acrostic poem below lists those typically involved in a transaction. If a transaction involves all-cash or is sold “As Is”, appraisers, bank lenders, and ...
Mack Real Estate Provides $90M Loan in RFR's Meatpacking Buy
Mack Real Estate Provides $90M Loan in RFR's Meatpacking Buy  Commercial ObserverMack Real Estate Credit Strategies has provided a $90 million loan to RFR Holding for its purchase of 875 Washington Street in the Meatpacking District, ...
This week in celeb real estate: Vince Vaughn’s former home lists, pedigreed Holmby Hills pad trades hands…and more
This week in celeb real estate: Vince Vaughn’s former home lists, pedigreed Holmby Hills pad trades hands…and more  The Real DealA property rich in Hollywood history traded for $11 million this week, after first hitting the market for $17 million in 2015.
May 4 Real Estate Transactions
May 4 Real Estate Transactions  The Newark Advocate4433 Bennington Chapel Rd, Vanscoy Tim C and Lindsay A, Martin Dustin, 3/29/2019, $215,000. Bowling Green Township. 10824 Somerset Rd, Robb Thomas ...