What the 2020 presidential candidates are saying about housing
Housing hasn't been the focus for the crowded field of Democratic contenders, but that hasn't stopped some candidates from releasing comprehensive housing plans
by Patrick Kearns | Jan 7
Property management: The problem child of real estate
Is it all doom and gloom? Not at all. Every broker who engages in property management can do the right thing
by Summer Goralik | Dec 31
The most-read Property Portfolio stories of 2019
Best places to invest, Airbnb chaos, financing tips and more are the top Property Portfolio stories of 2019
by Inman | Dec 31
The 5 markets that became investing hotspots in 2019
Markets in the Carolinas, Florida, Texas and Ohio showed the highest return-on-investment for investors in 2019
by Marian McPherson | Dec 24
Is investing in single-family rentals a bad idea?
Wealth manager's scathing critique of the asset class comes after Blackstone liquidated its position in the market
by Teke Wiggin | Dec 20
Domio, an iRenter that subleases to travelers, nabs $100M
Domio signs multi-year leases with apartment owners and then rents their units out to short-term guests
by Teke Wiggin | Dec 18
These are the best ski towns for property investors
Communities in Vermont, Colorado and Utah stand out as places where investors can enjoy the snow — and potentially turn a profit
by Jim Dalrymple II | Dec 17
Top tips for financing an investment property
"If you aren’t a high earner, it becomes more important to be fully prepared for any unforeseen expenses before buying," financial analyst Matthew Frankel told Inman
by Veronika Bondarenko | Dec 10
Rent control is getting more popular, but does it actually work?
New laws in California and Oregon show that rental regulations are gaining traction as a solution to rising housing costs. But economists aren't all convinced the rules will work as intended
by Jim Dalrymple II | Dec 3
How Smart Stay tech can ensure responsible property management for short-term rentals
In order to understand where the short-term rental industry is going, it’s helpful to look at the massive changes in technology that have allowed the ecosystem to grow.
by Michael Driedger | Nov 26
Short-term rentals decrease hotel prices, making holiday travel cheaper
Experts agree that consumers save more, when there's more short-term rentals. One study found that's even more concentrated near holidays
by Patrick Kearns | Nov 19
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