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Summertime productivity hacks for brokers [0.17]

Posted on June 27, 2017, 1:30 p.m. by theBrokerList Blog @ [source]

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In the Senate, a Republican and a Democrat are working on a bipartisan deal to change the housing finance industry.

The two Senate Banking committee members started working on the plan earlier this year, according to Bloomberg.

 

Some real estate investors are under the impression that New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) are only for severely blighted areas.

A: Any operating business, including a real estate developer, can receive the benefits of NMTCs.

 

Rental apartments may soon have more competition from for-sale houses, according to a new report from the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

So far, the number of rental households is growing even more quickly than the number of homeowner households.

 

How do you sell a property in 3 weeks?

Sharing versus holding back for strategic advantage—How much information should you share?

 

Life as a London renter has been a fairly miserable vantage point from which to watch the phenomenon of soaring house prices in the years since the financial crisis.

Prime central London (PCL) rents leapt by 5.1 percent in the five years from the first quarter of 2011 to 2016, while real (inflation-adjusted) wages stagnated (at best).

 

His Berkshire Hathaway Inc. took a 9.8 percent stake in Store Capital Corp., sending shares of the real estate investment trust surging Monday. The $377 million investment by Berkshire follows a deal last week in which it agreed to prop up Canada’s Home Capital Group Inc. by providing a credit line and committing to take an equity stake.

 

An apartment in one of New York's most expensive buildings is heading to foreclosure.

 

New York tops the list of cities for the highest rents on flexible office space, reports the Wall Street Journal. CNBC looks into the new trends in hotel design.

 

Given the steady drumbeat of store closures around the country, retail real estate veteran Robin Abrams has made a big career move at an intriguing time. Abrams notes that she and her husband exemplify the growing conundrum of how e-commerce and brick-and-mortar stores can both compete and coexist in today’s retail landscape.

 

German grocery chain Lidl is about to roll out more stores in the U.S., after a successful launch in the South mid-June.

Lidl operates more than 10,000 grocery stores in 28 countries.

 

Foreclosure at One57 Tower could set NYC record [0.00]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 5:53 p.m. by Real Estate @ [source]

CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the foreclosure sale of a unit in One57 Tower in Manhattan.

 

Are you wondering where exactly you should be finding your deals?

Lots of people ask me what price range they should focus on for their deals.

 

Renters are avoiding buying a home mainly because house prices are soaring, but most current homeowners say now is a good time to buy a home.

 

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway eyed real estate investment trust Store Capital for three years before investing in the company.

They became aware of STORE Capital in 2014 and have been following our progress closely since then," Store Capital CEO Christopher Volk wrote in a statement to CNBC, giving outsiders a rare look behind the scenes of how Berkshire does business.

 

Other out-of-pocket costs that crop up during the purchasing process, or even when you're moving in, can put an unexpected strain on your already-hurting bank account.

For starters, you'll need to budget between 2% and 5% of the home's purchase price for closing costs, including appraiser, lender, and title fees.

 

Three Key Trends in CRE Marketing [0.21]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 1:30 p.m. by theBrokerList Blog @ [source]

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TheAnalyst® PRO’s Location Risk Analysis Tool generates a comprehensive report containing FEMA Flood map, ESRI’s FBI Crime index and the Environmental Location Analysis with up to 25 known and reported environmental records within a half-mile radius of your subject property.

 

Uh Oh! He Did it Himself! [0.06]

Posted on June 26, 2017, 1 p.m. by theBrokerList Blog @ [source]

Early this year, I had pulled my back and had to go see my chiropractor. It was over a year before the new space was ready.