Rising home prices are helping struggling homeowners regain equity lost during the housing bust. Zillow just released a report showing that 21.6 percent of Charlotte homeowners with outstanding loans owed more on their mortgage than their home is worth. That ...Read More »
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No nudes is good nudes, when it comes to staging a home. The Wall Street Journal reports that most real estate agents insist that their sellers remove art that may be deemed risqué before showing a property. “You want to ...Read More »
Insurers want to increase homeowners’ premiums an average of 25 percent across North Carolina. They say the rate increase is needed to cover all the claims insurance companies have paid out over the last couple of years, an amount that ...
Tagged with: Charlotte Regional Realtor Association Corey Illingworth homeowners insurance insurance commissioner Joe Rempson Kerry Hall N.C. Department of Insurance N.C. rate bureau Pegram Insurance Agency Sean Hertel Sue Taylor Wayne GoodwinRead More »
Nadine Deason and her team at Keller Williams Realty in Mooresville took home the gold at the real estate company’s 2014 annual retreat in Phoenix. Team Nadine was honored with Keller Williams’ top prize as best sales team in North ...Read More »
Institutional investor activity in the Charlotte metro housing market was up in January from the month before, but dropped from the previous year at the same time, according to a new report by RealtyTrac. The share of all residential purchase ...
Tagged with: Gabrielle Carneglia institutional investor j.c. underwood Leigh Brown Leigh Brown and Associates RE/Max Executive Realty Metrolina Real Estate Investors Association RealtyTrac Wilkinson & AssociatesRead More »
Since Colorado legalized the use of recreational marijuana, one entrepreneurial Denver realtor has seized on the opportunity to market himself as the marijuana-friendly real estate broker of choice for buyers seeking to buy a property in state. Bob Costello told ...Read More »
Even having “the right stuff” couldn’t keep famed test pilot Chuck Yeager out of court over unpaid homeowners’ association dues. The first man to break the speed of sound is being sued by a Sacramento homeowners association for failing to ...Read More »
Home price increases in the Charlotte area are beginning to cool, a new report from Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller shows. From November to December, the average price of existing single-family homes decreased 0.1 percent to an index level of 124.07. ...Read More »