New York legislator pushes to legalize short-term rentals
Senate Bill S7182 would allow New Yorkers to host short-term rentals on home sharing platforms such as Airbnb
by Marian McPherson | Jan 5
What to expect from the Fed in 2018
Stay cool — the current flattening curve has little or nothing to do with the possibility of recession
by Lou Barnes | Jan 4
Will 2018 be a buyer's market or a seller's market?
Real estate experts and economists agree sellers will continue to hold the cards
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Dec 26
Congress passes tax reform, mixed blessing for real estate
NAR lobbying wins important concessions from most significant rewrite of tax code in a generation
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Dec 20
Wells Fargo taps consumer lending chief in wake of scandal
Head of the Community Banking division Mary Mack will assume the role in addition to her current duties
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Dec 19
NYT explores how homeownership tax breaks distort economy
GOP tax reform bill is upending subsidies that have become 'entitlements,' reports the Gray Lady
by Andrea V. Brambila | Dec 19
NAR is the industry's best hope for protection
Largest trade org in the nation flexed its muscles on tax reform, net neutrality to preserve real estate interests
by Brad Inman | Dec 19
8 experts forecast the 2018 housing market
What will happen to mortgages, inventory, affordability and more
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Dec 19
Deedcoin wants to disrupt commissions with digital currency
An offshoot of a tiny Melbourne, Fla., investment brokerage, Deedcoin wants home buyers and sellers to pay agents in its titular coin
by Nancy Miller | Dec 19
Fannie Mae: Economy thriving as 2017 comes to a close
Mortgage servicer anticipates the year ending on a 'cheerful note' at 2.5% GDP
by Gill South | Dec 18
Realtor fined $450 for marketing violation warns colleagues
Facebook post sparks conversation over NAR's ad rules and how they are regulated
by Marian McPherson | Dec 18
Republicans finalize tax reform bill
The final text of the bill marking the biggest change to the U.S. tax structure in decades has been released
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Dec 15
Redfin's 8 predictions for the 2018 housing market
Rising home prices, low inventory and tax reform will throw buyers for a loop
by Marian McPherson | Dec 15
Net neutrality repeal has real estate really worried
Leading voices from Zillow to Fifth Wall Ventures to brokerage operators react to FCC's internet vote
by Patrick Kearns | Dec 14
Happy Holidays, the economy is booming
A special seasonal edition of The Inman Files
by Brad Inman | Dec 14