Zero Listing Fee for Selling Your Home New Redfin Concierge Service Offers Cleaning and Staging as Part of Listing Fee Cozy: A Free and Easy Way to Collect Rent Money Online Sold Over Asking: Is It Good or Bad? Why You Should Buy a Bigger House Than You Need

Zero Listing Fee for Selling Your Home

If you’ve been tinkering with the idea of listing and hopefully selling your home, you may have come across the infamous “zero listing fee” option. ...

New Redfin Concierge Service Offers Cleaning and ...

Redfin has launched a new home-selling service that is a lot more hands-on than its traditional offering, known as “Redfin Concierge Service.” In a nutshell, ...

Cozy: A Free and Easy Way to ...

If you’re a landlord, you undoubtedly explored the question of how best to collect the rent each month. Do you ask for a check, does ...

Sold Over Asking: Is It Good or ...

These days, it’s not uncommon for homes to be sold over asking. In fact, real estate agents are quick to point out this fact once ...

Why You Should Buy a Bigger House ...

While tiny homes might be all the rage right now, you’re probably better off avoiding one. It’s hard enough to live with your lovely and ...

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Worst Housing Markets for 2009

January 8, 2009 No Comments »

Well it’s a new year, so I thought I’d take a look at some of the worst housing markets for 2009, based on data from the National Association of Realtors and Moody’s Economy.com. Los Angeles is expected to be the ... Read More »

Michael Jackson Leasing a Home for $100,000 Month

Michael Jackson Leasing a Home for $100,000 Month
January 7, 2009 No Comments »

These days, leasing is all the rage, at least for those looking to cover their mortgage payment without actually selling their home. And now the King of Pop, who narrowly escaped foreclosure on his sprawling Neverland Ranch, is getting on ... Read More »

Where Are Homes Selling These Days?

October 2, 2008 No Comments »

With the real estate bust in full force, many might be wondering where homes are selling with the most ease, and where trying to sell a home is like watching paint dry. Well, Radar Logic, a real estate information service, ... Read More »

List of Celebrity Foreclosures

List of Celebrity Foreclosures
August 24, 2008 No Comments »

The following is a list of celebrities who have faced foreclosure in the last year and change. Sadly, this list is likely to grow as time goes on, and I’ll do my best to update it frequently, as needed. Keep ... Read More »

Detroit Home Sells for a Buck

August 13, 2008 No Comments »

A foreclosed home in Detroit, Michigan sold for $1, revealing the severity of the housing downturn in one of the hardest hit cities in America, the Detroit News reported. To add insult to injury, it took 19 days to sell ... Read More »

Housing Crisis Resolved

August 7, 2008 No Comments »

Finally a solution to the ongoing mortgage and housing crisis. For as little as $36,997, you can get your hands on a 65-square foot “tiny house” offered by the Tumbleweed company. But if that’s still beyond your budget, you could ... Read More »

Two Homes for the Price of One

June 2, 2008 No Comments »

An overzealous San Diego developer recently ran a deal offering two homes for the price of one, in the latest sign that the housing market is in pure shambles. According to a flyer obtained by the L.A. Land blog, those ... Read More »

Canseco Loses Homes to Foreclosure

May 2, 2008 No Comments »

Former MLB slugger Jose Canseco has walked away from his mortgage amid slumping real estate prices and hefty legal fees, according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the WSJ, Canseco purchased the 7,300 square-foot Encino, CA home for $2.8 ... Read More »

Real Estate Website Traffic Rises in December

January 18, 2008 No Comments »

According to a report released by comScore, a global Internet information provider, real estate related traffic rose 5 percent in December 2007, compared to a year earlier. The company counted about 32.7 million visits to real estate websites during the ... Read More »

Top 10 Most Affordable and Most Expensive College Towns

November 13, 2007 No Comments »

Want to be closer to your favorite team? Perhaps be just a stone’s throw away from the stadium so you can tailgate in your own backyard for big Saturday matchups? Well, before you get too excited, you may want to ... Read More »