Fore Property Strengthens its Southern California Presence with Two Multifamily Communities



Fore Property (‘Fore’), one of the country’s top 20 largest multifamily developers, today announced the formal opening of two new multifamily communities: Arte in Rancho Cucamonga and Las Positas in Camarillo. Developed and constructed by Fore, the two apartment communities represent Fore’s return to the California market and the continued expansion of its national presence. […]

FDIC’s New Mortgage Appraisal Rule Ignores Lessons of Great Recession



After a vote today by the Federal Deposit Insurance Commission (FDIC) Board of Directors, banks making home mortgages will no longer need to obtain an appraisal for mortgages under $400,000. With the increased threshold approved by the FDIC today, a total of 72% of home mortgage transactions will be exempt from the Dodd-Frank Act’s rules […]

United® Real Estate Group Ranks as One of the Fastest-Growing Companies for the Fourth Time



Inc. magazine, a national publication that focuses on growing companies, revealed this week that United Real Estate Group has once again made its Inc. 5000 list. This prestigious ranking lists the fastest-growing private companies in the United States each year. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the most important […]

Inc. Magazine Mark Spain Real Estate No. 1,951



Inc. magazine has ranked Mark Spain Real Estate No. 1,951 on its 38th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within an important segment of the U.S. economy— its independent small businesses.   Companies such as LinkedIn, Zillow, […]

OpenSpace To Bring “Street View”-Style Documentation to Real Estate Industry



OpenSpace​, the leader in 360° construction site data capture and analysis, today announced a $14M Series A funding round led by Lux Capital. Returning investor Goldcrest Capital also joined the round, along with new participants JLL Spark, Navitas Capital, Suffolk Construction, Tishman Speyer, WeWork and Zigg Capital. With these new investors onboard, OpenSpace has established […]

RealOp Investments opens Raleigh regional office



RealOp Investments continues its North Carolina growth with the opening of its offices at the RDU Center. Headquartered in downtown Greenville, S.C., and with properties in five states including Tennessee, Florida and Georgia, RealOp Investments is a fast growing real estate investment firm, said Kyle Putnam, RealOp Investment’s President. This is the company’s first regional […]

Decorus Lighting offers a first-of-its-kind decorative lighting system



Decorus Lighting is a new lighting and accessories company that offers the world’s first interchangeable decorative lighting system. Lighting is an essential element when defining the context and feel of a space. The reality, however, is that unlike many other home decor categories, lighting is infrequently changed due to the cost and hassle associated with […]

Realty One Group Opens Doors to New Headquarters



Realty ONE Group is hosting its brokers and leaders from around the world this week at the 2019 Base Camp Leadership Retreat. The event is being held at the exclusive Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, CA, Aug. 11-14. “A progressive company like ours needs to gather its leaders to mark our accomplishments, collaborate, plan […]

Brad Schmett Real Estate Group announces Timelapse Film Festival



Brad Schmett, CEO and founder of Brad Schmett Real Estate Group always seems to stay one step ahead of the competition in the Greater Palm Springs Area. Brad’s predictions of the real estate market have proven time and again to be extremely accurate and lucrative. On August 3rd, Brad Schmett Real Estate Group announces the […]

Engel & Völkers Belleair relocates its brokerage



Engel & Völkers Belleair today announced that their shop has relocated to a larger, free-standing building in Belleair Bluffs. Double the size of Engel & Völkers Belleair’s previous location, the new space can accommodate more real estate advisors as the brokerage continues to grow and as Engel & Völkers expands throughout the greater Tampa Bay […]