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disaster planning, disaster relief

Earlier this month, we suggested it was a good idea to document your belongings as a precaution to any kind of disaster. The response to our story was overwhelmingly positive.

disaster planning

Documenting all of your belongings certainly may seem like an intimidating undertaking, but with the right assistance and resources it can be totally manageable.

disaster planning, disaster relief

Do “disaster investors” help or hinder communities hit by events like hurricanes, tornados, floods or wildfires?

Affordable Housing

It’s been a long-time coming, but new loan policies for condominiums are finally coming to fruition which will create more housing affordability for Americans.

In cities around the country, legal cannabis dispensaries are acting as a beacon – indicating that a neighborhood’s property values are, or soon will be, on the rise.

NAR has published a profile of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Home Buyers and Sellers for the first time in it’s history.

REALTORS are working towards passage of the Equality Act, which would prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

First-time Home Buyers

Becoming a homeowner is a big decision, so you want to make sure it’s right for you. If you’re on the fence, we have 8 signs that it may just be time to take the plunge.

While home prices are increasing in 91 percent of U.S. Markets, prices are slipping in some of the costliest markets, according to a new report.

According to a recent FBI report, “business email compromise attacks” on real estate are on the rise and potential homebuyers and sellers need to be aware.