When looking at foreclosures as a percentage of all homes in a state, Florida (10.4%); New Jersey (7.3%); New York (5.1%); Nevada (4.7%) and Illinois (4.7%) had the highest foreclosure inventory levels. What those states share in common is the...
The centerpiece of Nathan Sawaya’s whimsical collection of Lego sculptures is Yellow--a so-hued torso of a man tearing open his chest to unleash a cascade of plastic bricks.It’s a kind of self-portrait by an artist at one with his medium; it’s...
Realty Executives International has announced that it has once again been named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® list for 2013. The company ranked at number 276 worldwide for 2013 amongst heavyweight franchise peers in dozens of industries.
Washington DC led the country in net inward migration for the 7th-consecutive year, according to Atlas Vans' annual U.S. and Canada moving trends map (via Catherine Rampell). Meanwhile, New York, New Jersey and most Midwest states continue to underperform.
A HUD rule on the servicing of loans tied to HOAs passed last summer and was extended twice. It's now officially in effect and could result in financial penalties for servicers who fail to deal with HOAs properly during foreclosure proceedings.
We can find many things to criticize about Zillow Rentals, and we’ve already focused on one of them – misleading descriptions of who renters are contacting in response to an ad. We’ll post some additional criticisms in the coming days.
The Baird & Warner Good Will Network has donated $50,000 to local charities this month, providing aid to non-profit organizations that assist Chicagoland residents. Of the total $50,000 donation, $25,000 was given to the joint effort between the Greater Chicago Food Depository and the Northern Illinois Food Bank, $10,000 was given to both the CARA Program and La Casa Norte and $5,000 was given to Genesis Hous
InterDigital Inc. said Wednesday it has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission alleging four companies and their subsidiaries imported 3G and 4G wireless devices that infringe up to seven of its patents.
U.S. regulators led by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will replace a largely fruitless effort to find victims of botched foreclosures at the 14 biggest mortgage servicers with flat penalties, five people briefed on the talks said.
With mobile traffic continuing to grow, merchants are looking for the best way to provide a mobile-friendly Web experience and are increasingly considering responsive design, which offers its own set of benefits and challenges.