Group aims to renovate, preserve Aretha Franklin’s childhood home

After the Queen of Soul’s death, a local Memphis organization has come forward with plans to renovate and preserve the singer’s historic house.

WATCH: Black real estate investor was inspecting home when a white neighbor called the police

Video shows Memphis real estate investor Michael Hayes on May 5, waiting by a property he was hired to inspect after a white neighbor called to complain to police.

The nation’s most and least affordable large metros

Living in a major metro has a lot of perks. Downtown living affords access to a large job market, walkable and bike-able communities, public transportation, nearby recreation and much more. However, some of those great places to live are too out of rea…

San Antonio top spot for transition from renting to owning

Home prices might be rising and outpacing wage growth in some coastal markets, but don’t let that get you down if you’re in San Antonio.

With high income and employment growth and a short breakeven horizon — the time it takes for buying to become more affordable than renting — San Antonio is the “sweet spot” for homeownership, according to a recent Zillow report …

5 real estate trends that will be all the rage in 2016

As a real estate professional, it’s important to predict future trends. In fact, to be successful at your trade, make this part of your job. In case you need some help with clairvoyance, we’ve compiled some of the forecasted trends for …

Top 10 US markets for real estate agents

We’re heading into the twilight of 2015. With the holidays around the corner, travel and shopping are top of mind, but so is homebuying …

Crye-Leike expands Zillow, Trulia blackout zone

Five months after pulling its Memphis, Tennessee, listings from Zillow and Trulia, Crye-Leike Real Estate Services said it stopped providing information about homes its agents represent in three Arkansas markets — Little Rock, Hot Springs and Jonesboro — to the …

Memphis a magnet for real estate investors

Unique factors help single-family purchases pencil outread more