RealPage acquires property management company Buildium for $580M
The tenant screening company made at least seven acquisitions since the start of 2017
by Veronika Bondarenko | Nov 18
As California rolls out short-term rental regulations, investors look elsewhere
California is a patchwork of regulations when it comes to short-term rentals, but real estate professionals on the front lines are already seeing impacts in the market
by Jim Dalrymple II | Nov 12
Airbnb to pay for funerals after shooting at listing
The gesture was not enough to end an impacted family's plan to file a lawsuit claiming negligence on the part of the short-term rental platform
by Teke Wiggin | Nov 8
Airbnb to debut 'rapid response team' after fatal shooting
The short-term rental company's CEO announced an array of new safety measures
by Teke Wiggin | Nov 7
Jersey City voters opt to restrict short-term rentals
The referendum prohibits using a property as a short-term rental for more than a total of 60 nights a year if the owner is not present
by Patrick Kearns | Nov 6
Orinda, California, mulls short-term rental ban after Halloween shooting
Highlighting a problem for real estate tech firms, 5 were killed at a short-term rental the same night a drive-by shooting at an Opendoor-owned home left 5 injured
by Teke Wiggin | Nov 6
These are the cities with the most Airbnb listings
Hint: They're almost all in Florida
by Veronika Bondarenko | Nov 5
Should you let tenants and renters smoke marijuana where it's legal?
Vacation rental owners and managers weigh in on navigating the laws around the legal use of recreational marijuana
by Patrick Kearns | Nov 5
Vacasa raises $319M for expansion, tech enhancements
The funding round is the largest ever for Vacasa, and the company now says it is valued at more than $1B
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 29
When should you refinance and invest in additional properties
Opinion
Many real estate markets in the U.S. are in prime positions for refinancing a rental property to be able to invest in additional property.
by Eva Hatzenbihler | Oct 29
Trump Organization contemplates selling Washington hotel
The organization hired real estate firm JLL to market the rights to the property, which is leased from the government
by Veronika Bondarenko | Oct 28
Vacasa wraps up purchase of Wyndham Vacation Rentals
The $162 million deal grows Vacasa's portfolio to more than 23,000 vacation rental units across four continents
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 23
How to find a reliable property manager
Two experts answer five common questions about hiring the right property management company
by Marian McPherson | Oct 22
What you need to know before investing in a damaged home
Agents share their tips so that homebuyers and investors know what they're getting into
by Veronika Bondarenko | Oct 15
All that you need to know about filing Form 1099-MISC
Submitting the form allows you to qualify your rental property as a business and become eligible for related tax deductions
by Veronika Bondarenko | Oct 14
Is 'iRenting' becoming a thing? Startup secures $3.3M to find out
Doorstead, co-founded by an Uber vet, joins other startups in offering guaranteed rent to landlords
by Teke Wiggin | Oct 11