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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel Proposes 2016 Budget, Includes a $500 Million Property Tax Hike and Tons of Additional Taxable Goods and Commodities

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel Proposes 2016 Budget, Includes a $500 Million Property Tax Hike and Tons of Additional Taxable Goods and Commodities

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel is poised to propose the largest tax property hike in the history of modern Chicago, as he seeks to raise it to $500 million plus other tax hikes which will hope to pay its $30 billion unfunded police and fire pension debt.Read More »

Real Estate Facts and Trivia: Housing Discrimination and the Fair Housing Act

Real Estate Facts and Trivia: Housing Discrimination and the Fair Housing Act

The Fair Housing Act protects home buyers and renters against discrimination in regards with their gender, nationality, religion and color.Read More »

Rumored Pool Ban Sends Panic Across Beverly Hills Home Owners

Rumored Pool Ban Sends Panic Across Beverly Hills Home Owners

Beverly Hills homeowners panicking over rumors of a pool ban.Read More »

Realty Check: NLA Warns Students Against Scam Landlords at the Start of UK University Year

Realty Check: NLA Warns Students Against Scam Landlords at the Start of UK University Year

The National Landlords Association (NLA) is alerting all students who will be starting their university life in the UK to be wary of scammers.Read More »

Broker Supervision Course Mandated by New California Law

Broker Supervision Course Mandated by New California Law

The new mandate is expected to improve brokers' managerial and supervisory skills.Read More »

Finance & Mortgage
Can't Afford to Own a Holiday Home? Fractional Ownership is an Alternative

Can't Afford to Own a Holiday Home? Fractional Ownership is an Alternative

Enjoy a hassle free and more enjoyable stay in your holiday home through this new type of ownership.

Property Check: US Housing Values Drop for First Time in Almost Four Years

Property Check: US Housing Values Drop for First Time in Almost Four Years

For the first time in almost four years, the U.S housing values have dropped. According to a previous report by propertywire.com, “The housing market in the United States is slowing down, with home values falling month on month for the first time.”

Cheapest Apartment in High End Neighborhood Has Catch

Cheapest Apartment in High End Neighborhood Has Catch

Leasing the land depresses price value as this is an added expense for Carnegie Tower owners on Billionaires' Row.

Which is a Better Investment: Stocks or Real Estate?

Which is a Better Investment: Stocks or Real Estate?

An a mortgage banker and an active investor in the stock market tells why an investment is housing is better than in stocks.

Property Check: Home Sales Fall Slightly in Canada, Latest Monthly Index Shows

Property Check: Home Sales Fall Slightly in Canada, Latest Monthly Index Shows

It is not going well for Canada these days as the home sales fall slightly for this month and the previous months as well.

Celebrity Homes
Babe Ruth Net Worth: Yankee Legend's Old Apartment on Sale for $1.6M

Babe Ruth Net Worth: Yankee Legend's Old Apartment on Sale for $1.6M

The home of the Yankee’s legend, Babe Ruth is now on sale. The market value? A pricey $1.6M as detailed by

Fairy Tale Home: Charlie Chaplin and Other Legends Lived in These L.A. Storybook Cottages

Fairy Tale Home: Charlie Chaplin and Other Legends Lived in These L.A. Storybook Cottages

A four cottage complex happens to be the home of Charlie Chaplin and other legends. To go back in time to the

Rick Nicita and Paula Wagner Net Worth: Showbiz Couple List Unique Beverly Hills Property

Rick Nicita and Paula Wagner Net Worth: Showbiz Couple List Unique Beverly Hills Property

Hollywood power couple Rick Nicita and Paula Wagner sold quirky Beverly Hills home for $10.825 million.

Brad Pitt Builds 109 Homes for Hurricane Katrina Victims

Brad Pitt Builds 109 Homes for Hurricane Katrina Victims

More than good looks, the actor also has a big heart and the noble intention of improving other people's lives.

NBA Hall of Famer Chris Mullin Selling Cali Home for $2.6M

NBA Hall of Famer Chris Mullin Selling Cali Home for $2.6M

Chris Mullin, NBA Hall of Famer, and the new coach of St. John’s Red Storm men’s basketball team has just

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Real Estate Facts and Trivia: The Real Estate Lawyer

Real estate lawyers are there to help you understand and do the transaction and transfer of property for you. They also protect you from falling victim to real estate scams and fraud.

Homeowners and Renters Insurance: Definition, FAQs, and Limitations

Most homeowners don't know that they have the option to ensure their home; these also applies to those who are renting.

EcoSky of Malaysia Offers a Greener Luxury by Collecting Rainwater, Daylighting and Composting

EcoSky guarantees achieving luxury in green through sustainable design and eco-friendly means.

Seller Disclosure Report: How To Spot Red Flags

A smart buyer knows that a seller disclosure report is very important in making sure that you know what you MUST know about the property that you are about to buy. Without this, you would never learn about the rat infestation, the foundation breaking apart, or whether the property was once a meth lab. Yikes!

"Cheap" Apartments in Perth Attract Foreign Buyers

Foreign buyers are getting up to 40 per cent of stock in the city’s new apartment constructions and the Concerto complex in East Perth has become the most sought after in Perth.

Billionaire Dan Gilbert Purchases Book Tower And Book Building

Billionaire, businessman Dan Gilbert buying Book Tower and Book Building, adding project to his Detroit portfolio.

Rent Control Essential for Future of the City of New York

According to the National Low Income Housing Coalition, Manhattan has a bigger share of renters compared with central London and most cities all over the world

Commercial Real Estate Investments in Europe at All-Time-High Since 2007

European investments in real estate properties during the first half of the year hit highest levels since 2007, which totaled to around €102.5 billion (approximately $115 billion).

China Eases Property Investment Rules for Foreigners to Help Boost Economy

China relaxes real estate investment rules allowing foreigners to buy more properties.

China's Rich Invading U.S. Real Estate Market

The Shanghai stock market and Hang Seng Index suffered another loss in August and China’s rich are looking towards the West for hope in the US real estate market.

Featured Stories

London Condo Has "Floating Pool"

London Condo Has

New luxury development complex offers unique way to enjoy London's scenery.

Proposed Plans for 2024 Olympic Village in Los Angeles Still Lack Details

Proposed Plans for 2024 Olympic Village in Los Angeles Still Lack Details

Only 18 days left before the deadline and yet proposal to build the Olympic Village for 2024 Olympics Games in Los Angeles still lacks details, according to the Associated Press as reported by The New York Times.

Hollywood Real Estate: Largest Craftsman Mansion Ever Built Now For Sale

Hollywood Real Estate: Largest Craftsman Mansion Ever Built Now For Sale

The largest Craftsman mansion ever built, located in Los Angeles, is now for sale for almost $10 million.

Real Estate: Recovery Is Not There Yet

Real Estate: Recovery Is Not There Yet

New home sales reports may not always indicate recovery.

Skyscrapers Made of Shipping Containers Seen as a Possible Solution to Overcrowding in India

Skyscrapers Made of Shipping Containers Seen as a Possible Solution to Overcrowding in India

Made from recycled shipping containers, this 'Containscraper' can house 1,500 families from the slums of Dharavi, Mumbai in India.

Check Out These Budget Friendly Cutting Edge Security Technology for Your Home

Check Out These Budget Friendly Cutting Edge Security Technology for Your Home

Free security apps are now availabe to help you safeguard your home.

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