In a year of milestones for Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED), Chicagoland's multiple listing service (MLS), the latest celebration has been triggered by the ten-year anniversary of the love affair between MRED customers and connectMLS™ - the number one rated MLS system.
Disclaimer upfront: I live and work in America’s most dysfunctional political and bureaucratic environment — inside the Beltway, Washington, D.C. So I have to admit that my ability to make predictions is handicapped by the inherent unpredictability of the key actors here.
For over 100 years, the light bulb didn't evolve much, generally sporting the same, well, bulbous design ever since Thomas Edison gave us the original in 1879. Lately that's changed as LEDs and CFLs have challenged the conventional bulb, and now Philips is taking light bulb design in a new, flatter direction.
The home in Highland Park, Illinois, which is just north of Chicago, is unique. It has a full-sized NBA regulation indoor basketball court, 9 bedrooms, 15 baths and a putting green and chipping area for golf. It has garage space to house 14 cars and sits on more than 7 acres.
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations in 2013 and 2014.
Rising home prices continue to pull underwater homeowners into positive equity positions, with 791,000 additional properties returning to a situation in which the borrower no longer owes more than the home is worth in the third quarter, CoreLogic...
After struggling to make the local news sites profitable, Armstrong now acknowledges that Patch can no longer continue as is. He suggests forming partnerships with other companies to help sustain its future.
Last March we published a study that showed the majority of website traffic (51%) was generated by non-human entities, 60% of which were clearly malicious. As we soon learned, these facts came as a surprise to many Internet users, for whom they served as a rare glimpse of “in between the lines” of Google Analytics.
Realtor.com operator Move Inc. will no longer send listings, power search or coordinate the sales of advertising to brokers and agents on AOL Real Estate after Wednesday, when the two companies end a partnership that lasted more than two years.
By Glenn Kelman, CEO of Redfin In the summer of 2010, Redfin predicted that a tax-credit-fueled recovery would falter badly, which it did. In the winter of 2011 - 2012, Redfin was one of six housing commentators to call the bottom.
Trulia (NYSE: TRLA), a leading online marketplace for home buyers, sellers, renters, and real estate professionals, today announced that Trulia will be joining the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO) as an industry partner. Alon Chaver, Trulia’s vice president of industry services, will also join the RESO Board of Directors.
It now seems certain that dozens of tax provisions will be allowed to expire on Jan. 1, 2014. Among these are some very popular real estate-related deductions and tax breaks, including those for mortgage insurance premiums and the exclusion from income of the amount of debt forgiven by home mortgage lenders in short sales and mortgage restructurings.