First-time home buyers and veteran buyers alike have specific preferences when it comes to finding the house of their dreams. The Federal Savings Bank advises to follow these three tips to help with a home search
Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announces a joint communications initiative with the International Code Council (ICC), developer of model codes and standards for the construction of safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures. The initiative will allow Hanley Wood to identify and represent the perspective
Real estate firms are confident in the industry's future growth and their increasing profitability, according to the 2015 National Association of Realtors® Profile of Real Estate Firms
Akridge and Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) announced an agreement to develop the land located on the corner of Half Street and M Street, SE. The property, 25 M Street, is directly across from the Navy Yard Metro Station and one block from Nationals Park in the burgeoning Capitol Riverfront neighborhood of Washington, DC. Akridge and Brandywine will develop a 275,000 square foot building featuring both office and retail space, creating a new front door to Nationals Park.
Mortgage rates were slightly higher this week, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate inching upward to 4.10 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.24 discount and origination points.
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of itsPrimary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving down for the third week in a row as uncertainty about the economy pushed Treasury yields lower earlier in the week.
Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company, announced today the release of its second quarter 2015 Home Building Outlook detailing housing construction trends nationwide. The Home Building Outlook is the platform for Metrostudy’s national and local forecasts, spotlighting the Top 100 Housing Markets across the United States.
American Housing Income Trust, Inc. ("AHIT" or the "Company") (OTCBB: AHIT) today announced that it has acquired 9 single-family homes in one closing through its umbrella partnership, five of which are located in Tucson, AZ. The aggregate purchase price for all 9 homes was approximately $1.7M, exclusive of closing costs. The acquired properties average 1900 square feet and are primarily three-bedroom, two bath homes. Of the acquired properties, 6 are currently subject to one-year leases, and 3 are subject to multi-year leases
AMP Technologies has shown over and over with each monthly product release that they are a company built upon the needs of their customers. AMP has maintained its forward momentum by meeting customer questions with product updates that make managing Commercial Real Estate streamlined and simple. The Copenhagen Release is a true testament to this upward trajectory. Not only has AMP improved their current platform, but the Silicon Valley commercial real estate software company has added an entirely new segment to an already impressive suite of products.
Pacific Capital Construction today announced the launch of www.pacificcapitalconstruction.com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects such as property value benefits from roofing repairs, shingle replacement and roof inspections, as well as many other helpful tips that can insure proper maintenance of one of the most important parts of a home
DeckLok, the patented lateral anchor system from Screw Products, Inc., recently received an updated ESR-2114 evaluation from ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) verifying the bracket’s continued compliance with code requirements. This was based on a thorough examination of Screw Products, Inc. test reports, calculations, quality control methods and related product information.
AQC Industries introduces Q Duct™ Outdoor Preinsulated Duct System, which is engineered for exterior and rooftop applications. Exterior duct system constructed to withstand harsh weather conditions.
The market for homes selling at a million dollars or more in the metropolitan Chicago area is showing signs of geographical expansion even as sales activity rose to a new post-Great Recession high for the second quarter of the year. The quarterly RE/MAX Luxury Report on Metro Chicago Real Estate pegged second quarter luxury sales at 737 units, 20 percent more than during the same period last year and the most second-quarter sales since RE/MAX began tracking luxury market data in 2009.
The 196,000-square-foot facility that has served as home to the National Composites Center is being sold in a live and online auction culminating August 26, with SVN Gryphon Parker, LLC managing the sale.
HashingSpace Corporation (OTCQB: HSHS), a Bitcoin ASIC mining and hosting company, announced today that the company has reached an agreement with Newmark Cornish and Carey to offer real estate services to HashingSpace Corporation.
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) Multifamily today expanded its credit risk transfer program by announcing a new type of Multifamily mortgage-backed security, SB Certificates, which are backed by small balance loans underwritten by Freddie Mac and issued by a third-party trust. The company expects to guarantee approximately $108 million in the first series of SB Certificates (SB1 Certificates), which are anticipated to price the week of August 3, 2015, and settle on or about August 18, 2015.
Adrienne Lally and Attilio Leonardi, known as Team Lally, are based in Honolulu, but conduct sales on every Hawaiian island. This willingness to sell real estate anywhere in Hawaii has resulted in the team being named the No. 1 team in Hawaii for closed transaction sides, with 123 in 2014. The America’s Best Real Estate Agents list is compiled by REAL Trends, in partnership with Trulia and Zillow, and was published in July. Only two other Hawaiian teams were included on this list.
The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends have just named Darren James as one of America’s top 250 real estate teams. Ranking No. 51 nationally for closed team transactions, James and his team moved up 15 spots on the annual list from No. 66 the previous year
“Marketing Automation” is emerging as the hottest technology trend for real estate firms in 2016, according to the new Thought Leader Survey of the real estate industry’s top executives conducted by Imprev
RE/MAX Regional Services (RRS) today announced the launch of CARES, a new coaching certification program for RE/MAX brokers. CARES, offered as part of the BrokerFirst program, equips brokers with the knowledge and tools necessary to coach their agents to success
ResMan Online Property Management Software Renews Dedication to Service First
WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 30, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Last week ResMan Online Property Management Software employees and leadership gathered together to reaffirm their dedication to delivering exceptional experiences to each other and to ResMan users. With the growth the organization is seeing, the executive leadership recognized the need to take steps today to ensure that ResMan’s core values are preserved for tomorrow. more »