Transactions involving an HOA: what every Realtor should know

Ask two homeowners their thoughts on living in a community with a homeowners’ association (HOA), and you may find one kicking and screaming for vindication and the other perfectly content …

Luxury listing: six-floor townhouse in the heart of Upper East Side

This Manhattan townhouse sits on a tree-lined street in the Upper East Side and comes with some timeless bells and whistles, including 18-foot ceilings in the living room, a library, private garden level and elevator that connects them all …

Houston home market maintains stability, hits price record

Despite the local economy’s dependence on the oil industry, it seems Houston’s housing market is maintaining stability. According to the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) June report, Houston’s median price hit $230,538, and average price tapered to $300,178, barely falling short of the previous record hit last June …

3D home of the day: urban Chicago townhome

This Chicago townhome has classic architecture but stays clean and contemporary inside, with modern fixtures throughout the kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms …

Republican National Convention is both boon and bust for Cleveland real estate

About 50,000 delegates, RNC staffers, lobbyists, media, demonstrators and others are expected to descend on Cleveland, a city with nearly 400,000 residents, for the convention and its associated, ancillary events. Cleveland has about 5,000 hotel rooms …

3D home of the day: Modern luxury in NYC

The most architecturally significant Downtown townhome to come to market in over 20 years, this property captures the perfect balance of industrial chic and post-modern comfort …

Oakland may halt its housing growth with new fees

Maximum new housing fees proposed by the city of Oakland are unlikely to be the actual rates approved; however, the city’s intent to noticeably increase the cost of new housing projects should alert builders. In a recent study, the city unveiled the ma…

Is your townhome’s firewall up to code?

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