Four Demands to Make on Your Agent

When it comes to hiring a real estate agent and making sure they work for you, there are really four demands you should and can make.

November 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Consumer,Local | Read More »

New Mortgage Rules in Effect Today

Saturday marked the first day for implementation of new mortgage rules that should ultimately make it easier for consumers to understand the mortgage process.

October 6th, 2015 | Posted in Local | Read More »

What Do Buyers Consider When Choosing a Home

If you are considering putting your home on the market it's important to get inside the head of a potential buyer and know how they choose a home.

July 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Local | Read More »

Recruiting the Single Business Challenge for Executives

A new study of industry leadership shows that recruiting is the single biggest concern among real estate executives--by a large margin.

October 12th, 2012 | Posted in Local | Read More »

Low Mortgage Rates Not Enough!

Some critics argue that the Fed's recent strategy of bringing interest rates to at or near zero isn't doing enough to jumpstart housing.

September 21st, 2012 | Posted in Local | Read More »

Homebuilder Confidence Posts Largest Gain in 10 Years

According to the National Association of Home Builders, home builder confidence is up big this month marking its largest gain in ten years.

July 19th, 2012 | Posted in Local | Read More »

Foreclosures Selling Quicker According to Bank of America

Bank of America is moving foreclosures more quickly than they have in the past according to the Wall Street Journal.

November 16th, 2011 | Posted in Local | Read More »

What an iPad commercial can teach real estate agents like me about Values, Beliefs and Story-Telling.

Ken Brand | 2011/11/14  | Fizzy with iridescent insights and wildly interesting is how I’d describe the Steve Jobs biography.  It’s a plutonium mine of Ah Ha reminders, brow lifting inspirations and enlightenments. Let me share one example of what I’m talking about Continue reading

November 14th, 2011 | Posted in Real Estate | Read More »

Angry over spying, Muslims say: ‘Don’t call NYPD’

NEW YORK (AP) – After a decade of the police spying on the innocuous details of the daily lives of Muslims, activists in New York are discouraging people from going directly to the police with their concerns about terrorism, a campaign that is certain to further strain relations between the two groups. By Justin Sullivan, Getty Images NYPD police officers direct a van to pull over at a checkpoint near Times Square on September 12. By Justin Sullivan, Getty Images NYPD police officers direct a van to pull over at a checkpoint near Times Square on September 12 Continue reading

November 14th, 2011 | Posted in US | Read More »

Herman Cain ‘totally respects women,’ wife says

ANN CURRY, co-host: We're going to now make a turn now to politics and the newest claim of sexual misconduct leveled against GOP front-runner Herman Cain . A fourth accuser came forward on Monday. We'll talk to her in just a moment, but first, NBC 's Kelly O'Donnell is in Washington with details. Continue reading

November 14th, 2011 | Posted in US | Read More »