NAR says America’s housing stock is in a “dire situation”



The National Association of Realtors has called on U.S. policymakers to do more to address the lack of stock in the nation’s housing market, saying that the situation has become “dire” and that “now is the time to act”. The NAR’s report, Housing Is Critical Infrastructure: Social and Economic Benefits of Building More Housing, highlights […]

InHance Interiors: A Look At a Design Olympian In the Making



A California design firm that began as a one-woman operation, becomes a design champion in LA. Bre Hance reminds us how Olympians are born.

Tough Questions Arise Out of An Unprecedented Affordability Crisis



Blackstone Real Estate just acquired affordability innovators Home Partners of America for $6 billion. Here’s why this is big news.

Arrived Homes Takes $37 Million in Seed Funding from Bezos and Others



Arrived Homes, a real estate crowdfunding investment platform, just announced the other day having raised $37 million in seed funding.

California proposes subsidy to cover almost half the cost of first-time buyer’s homes



Lawmakers in California have come up with a dramatic new proposal that, if it comes into being, would offer hope to first time buyers that are struggling to find a home to buy in the state. California Senate Democrats have included a new program in a budget proposal unveiled last week that would massively subsidize […]

Expect An Interest Rate Hike After Today’s Federal Reserve Inflation Data



Will today’s Federal Reserve inflation data lead to increased interest rates and a slowdown of economic easing?

Market Wisdom from Realogy Expansion Brands CMO Jennifer Marchetti



Jennifer Marchetti, CMO for the Realogy Expansion Brands walks and talks the marketing language of differentiation.

11 million American renters at risk of eviction once moratorium ends



As many as 11 million Americans could be at risk of eviction once a moratorium on landlords kicking people out of their homes expires at the end of the month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s eviction moratorium will end on June 30. It has been in place since last September, and is said […]

Foreclosure activity to resume in July, some banks say



Some of America’s biggest banks have said they’ll start resuming foreclosures on delinquent mortgages this summer when COVID-19 forbearance programs expire. The Mortgage Bankers Association says over 2.1 million American homeowners are still in forbearance plans that suspend their mortgage payments and protect them from eviction. Meanwhile, around 1.8 million more are not in forbearance […]

Gold Gate Launches $100 Million Luxury Real Estate Investment Fund



Gold Gate real estate investment management just announces Fund I of $100 million taking aim at the luxury segment and investors seeking second homes.