• In some states, all it takes is just one claim to a home owner’s property insurance to see premiums soar by hundreds of dollars. Filing a single claim can result in a monthly premium increase of 9 percent, according to a study by InsuranceQuotes.com.

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  • Evernote can become one of your most valuable business tools if you develop habits and set up automation to save information, locate it when you need it, and share it selectively with clients or other business contacts.

    50 Ways You Can Use Evernote To Manage Your Real Estate Business
  • In 2012, Congress passed legislation that would allow equity crowdfunding. Since last year, crowdfunding has grown exponentially, opening vast new opportunities for investing in commercial real estate.

    Crowdfunding Comes to Chicago Commercial Real Estate Investing
  • Depending on where you live, new single-family homes vary drastically on price, design features, building materials, and even financing, reveals a study from the National Association of Home Builders, using 2013 Census Bureau Survey of Construction data.

    NAHB Study Reveals Regional Differences in Real Estate
  • More banks are getting aggressive in pursuing deficiency judgments, finding that the proceeds of foreclosure sales may not have been enough to cover the amount of the loans, plus penalties, legal bills, and other fees.

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