| May 24, 2013
How much did your real estate agent earn last year? Chances are, he or she got a raise — a big one, at least on paper.
In a report that some in the industry believe is an indicator that the housing market is recovering, the National Association of...
| 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,...
| 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...
| May 20, 2013
| 10:44 AM
The Open House on a leafy street near South Miami featured a snack wagon with cupcakes and chilled beverages, but the real draw was the newly listed house for sale for $435,000.
Over a two-hour stretch on a Sunday afternoon, 44 groups of couples and...
| Jan 6, 2012
Like many homeowners, John Kennedy bought his Chicago condo when home prices were high. But when he got married and wanted a bigger place, selling his condo seemed out of the question because he owed more on his home than it was worth.
The solution for...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Two southbound lanes on the 405 Freeway by Getty Center Drive were closed as firefighters contain a quarter-acre fire Monday evening, officials said. Lanes Nos. 4 and 5 by the Getty Center Drive off-ramp will be closed for about an......
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Saying major pension reforms are needed to keep Los Angeles out of municipal bankruptcy, former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan on Monday took the initial steps to place a measure that would cut retirement benefits on next year's ballot....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 6:52 AM
San Diego real estate agent Marco Manuel Luis arranged for a couple to buy a home in exclusive Rancho Santa Fe for more than $2 million. But now, because of his role in finding financing for the purchase, Luis will live in a new location: federal prison.....
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Here are the latest disciplinary actions announced 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, where you can find all...
| Dec 29, 2011
Despite the tanking of the housing market, posh new realty offices have continued to open their doors, particularly in upper-priced Los Angeles-area communities where agents need only a few sales a year to make a living.
"The high-end market is less...
| Dec 18, 2011
"America's Got Talent" judge Howie Mandel has put his custom-built Malibu place on the market at $7.25 million.
The Cape Cod-inspired traditional-style house sits on more than an acre with ocean views, an expansive lawn and a swimming pool with spa.