| May 13, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Southern California home prices in April rose at their slowest clip in over a year, as high prices hurt demand and sent sales down.
The median sales price in the six-county region climbed 1% from March to $404,000, research firm DataQuick said Tuesday....
| May 15, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Real estate agents have long boasted of the lengths they'll go to market properties. Now, for some, the sky's the limit.
As unmanned aircraft become more widely available, some agents have started to use drones to sell listings, inviting prospective...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:27 AM
The nation's two biggest real estate listing websites announced Monday that they're joining forces.
Zillow Inc. will buy Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock, the Seattle-based company said. The deal is expected to close in 2015.
While both popular...
| May 28, 2014
These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently (May 9) by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:20 AM
As Lenore Spinelli explains it, it's just a piece of the business plan she's been working on for the past 18 months, in the aftermath of the real estate downturn.
"Everyone in the industry is trying to reinvent themselves to get people's attention," said...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Move-up buyers are catching a break.
They're facing a less frantic housing market than earlier this year. Prices are cooling. More homes are up for sale, so competition is easing. Those shopping for their next property actually can get picky....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:48 PM
The reassuring story of desegregation in America has gotten a lot of play these last few years. Black migration to suburbs and an influx of immigrants, we're told, have relegated all-white neighborhoods to the ash heap of history. It’s “THE...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:56 PM
A legislative ethics committee on Monday recommended a reprimand for an Anne Arundel County lawmaker it said lobbied and voted for a measure that would make it easier for him to regain his real estate license.
The committee's report found Republican...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Selling out? Not as long as new products and services are out there. Sales workers have the advantage of a career with unlimited opportunities. No matter what's being invented or reinvented, somebody is needed to sell it.
If you're interested in sales,...
| Mar 28, 2013
The last time Yasmin and Adil Degani bought a home, they took the traditional route. They went with a commission-based real estate brokerage to show them homes and guide them through the homebuying process.
This time around, in an effort to save money...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Frank Simms Dudley Jr., an Eastern Shore real estate broker and property appraiser, died of complications after surgery March 3 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The former Baltimore resident was 93.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank...