Lessons from the epic economic meltdown, 10 years later

This month is the 10-year anniversary of the global economic collapse. Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy on Sept. 15, 2008, and the world changed forever.

You can now rent former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s NYC condo for $25K-a-month

Four months after buying an apartment in an exclusive New York skyscraper, Michael Cohen is trying to rent it out for a monthly rate of $25,000.

Senate passes National Flood Insurance Program extension hours before it expires

The Senate voted 86-12 on Tuesday to extend the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for just four months.

Real estate leaders weigh in on Trump border separation policy

As the nation slowly learns more about the Trump administration’s policy, a few leading voices in the real estate industry have spoken out.

How a home equity loan could make trouble for Trump’s lawyer

Federal prosecutors investigating a hush payment made by President Donald Trump’s embattled personal attorney to adult film star Stephanie Clifford could seize on so-called “Know Your Customer” regulations that require home equity loan applicants to ac…

Trump lifts shipping rules to aid in Puerto Rico hurricane recovery

The U.S. real estate community was united today in welcoming President Donald Trump’s decision to waive the Jones Act, effective for 10 days, to aid in Puerto Rico’s recovery from Hurricane Maria.  …

Trump exits climate deal: Reactions from real estate

In what he described as a “reassertion of American sovereignty,” President Donald Trump has pulled America out of the Paris climate accord, a deal that unites more than 190 countries on climate change policy. The decision drew a mixed response from the…

How to handle anxious clients living with visa uncertainty

Zephyr Real Estate’s Tim Gullicksen had enthusiastic home hunter clients from India who were ready to bid on an expensive San Francisco property. But the couple pulled out of the offer submissions just before bids were due …