New habitat laws have homeowners (and HOAs) buzzing
The power of the HOA may be over in some areas where personal preference and environmental concerns are ruling the day
by Christy Murdock Jul 13
Condos are complicated. This column should clear things up
What you don't know can hurt you and your clients. Find out everything you need to learn about detached or site condos
by Bernice Ross Apr 19
In luxury real estate, agents with green thumbs reap what they sow
From ficus hedges and podocarpus shrubs to palm trees and bamboo, real estate agents can boost their bottom line with a basic knowledge of landscaping and how it can improve clients' privacy
by Lillian Dickerson Jun 24
Here's why 73% of Americans hate their neighbors
Bad vibes, rowdy pets and loud noises: LendingTree's latest consumer survey reveals the source of neighborly beefs
by Marian McPherson Apr 28
Redfin property search to shine under Constellation1 partnership
Property data does much more than allow for consumers to find available listings; it's behind a number of ancillary but critical brokerage and portal tools
by Craig C. Rowe Apr 26
Home inspections for HOAs: InspectHOA lands $3.1M in funding
The San Francisco-based startup is helping lenders, title companies and iBuyers do due diligence on homeowner's associations, InspectHOA co-founder Anton Tonev told Inman
by Matt Carter Mar 2
How to work with Gen X clients: A powerful (but overshadowed) force
Generation X is smaller than the cohorts that came both before and after. But the group is also in its prime earning and homebuying years now, meaning it's a force to be reckoned with
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 25
3 strategies for beating institutional investors in a bidding war
Beating out institutional investors in a bidding war is a lot like beating out other buyers, but with a bit of a twist. Agents should aim to become fluent in all the relevant tools available
Teen who lost both parents facing eviction from grandparents' 55+ community
Collin Clabaugh's parents both died last year. He subsequently moved into his grandparents' home in a senior community but is now being told to leave
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 15
Americans are flocking to HOA communities like never before
New US Census data shows that homes in homeowner's associations are taking up a larger share of new construction and new sales than ever before
by Jim Dalrymple II Jul 19
A home on waterfront property
Doing a little homework pays off big in the end
by Krissie Cole Mar 2
Transactions involving an HOA: what every Realtor should know
Handling the intricacies of condo and townhome HOAs for clients
by Glenn Shelhamer Oct 14
70 real estate lead generation ideas for 2016
Helpful tips according to DISC
by Lee Davenport Jun 27
Failing to pay HOA fees can now harm your credit score
Sperlonga Data & Analytics will report homeowner association payment information to Equifax
by Caroline Feeney May 17
How to save a deal that's hanging by a thread
Closing games: The team of professionals at your side is critical
by Bernice Ross Mar 21