Tiny Homes in the News – Are They Really a Way to Beat a Mortgage?



In recent news there has been a huge movement towards downsizing, largely due to an uncertain economy. Prospective homeowners are leery of getting in over their heads with a mortgage on a home because the financial news is up one day and down the next. In an effort to make the best of the situation, […]

Keller Williams claims to be the biggest real estate franchise in the world



Renowned real estate franchise Keller Williams has massively expanded its workforce, announcing that it surpassed 139,000 associates in quarter one of this year

Protect Your Home Value by Keeping These Systems in Order



Owning a home is a big responsibility. Part of this responsibility is ensuring that different parts of your home receive the proper maintenance.

Using social media to predict gentrification in neighborhoods



According to researchers in the UK, social media offers a much easier way of keeping up to date with the latest gossip to see which neighborhoods are hot and which are not.

Go Mobile or Go Home: It’s Real Estate’s Turn to Take Advantage of Mobile Tech



At last, the real estate industry is beginning to understand that allowing consumers to do more on their phones leads to a better resident experience

Landlords warned against rejecting applicants with criminal records



Landlords who refused to lease a property to an applicant that’s failed a background check could be acting illegally, according to US Department of Housing and Urban Development

HouseHunt.com revamps website with new look & community types



HouseHunt.com incorporates several new tools including the capability to search active, up-to-date real estate listings in over 27,000 cities in the United States.

Why You Should Consider Owning a Condo



For those interested in owning property, especially in an urban area, the question often becomes, what type of property should I buy? There are single-family homes, townhomes, and condominium homes to consider. Many young couples tend to lean toward either a townhome and more and more toward a condo. There are several reasons why people […]

Memphis in May Festival Is About to Start



Back in January, I wrote a broad article about several Memphis festivals scheduled for this year. This Friday kicks off the biggest of them all – Memphis in May begins April 29 and runs a full month until May 28. Here is the main lineup: Beale Street Music Festival: April 29 – May 1, 2016 […]

Turbo Tenant expands nationwide to streamline the long-term rental process



Real estate technology startup Turbo Tenant is expanding on a national level as it bids to transform the long-term rental process.