Sara Neff, senior vice president for sustainability at Kilroy Realty Corp. (NYSE: KRC), participated in a video interview at Nareit’s ESG Forum 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, Florida.
For the third consecutive week, mortgage rates continued to inch lower.
HUD Secretary Ben Carson calls for more affordable housing and reassures homeowners that they shouldn’t fear it.
Builders are focusing on bathrooms and laundry areas as curved stairways and his-and-her closets lose their appeal.
Chase Home Lending has launched a closing guarantee program that is aimed at speeding up the time it takes to get to the settlement table.
BOISE, IDAHO/ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News)
Boise-based National HouseCheck is on the move again, expanding its home inspection services to Houston, Texas. Following their recent launch in Austin, this will be the organization’s second territory beyond Boise in which HouseCheck home inspections will be available to real estate consumers.
“We are excited for the opportunity to bring HouseCheck into Houston,” says National HouseCheck Chairman and CEO, Dennis Conforto.
JACKSONVILLE, FLA./ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News)
Cloudstar, a leading provider of technology solutions for the Land Title, Mortgage Banking, and Real Estate industries has just announced a new way to protect home-buyers against what could be their worst nightmare; wire fraud. According to CNBC, scammers are deceiving people out of enormous down payments within days or hours of sitting down at the closing table. Homebuyers are often tricked into wiring funds into fraudulent offshore accounts and these victims often report unrecoverable losses in the six-figures.
CHICAGO/ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News)
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group offices and agents in the greater Chicago, Illinois area were recognized across multiple categories in Chicago Agent Magazine’s 2019 Real Data Report. The firm’s Michigan Avenue office ranked among the Top 10 in Chicagoland and Top 5 in Cook County and Lincoln Park ranked among the Top 15 offices in Chicagoland and the Top 10 in Cook County. The Hinsdale office ranked among the Top 10 offices in DuPage County and the Lake Forest office ranked among the Top 2 offices in Lake County.
FRISCO, TEXAS/ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News)
“I could not be more excited for our agents,” said Giuseppe ‘JP’ Piccinini, Founder and CEO of JP & REALTORS®. “With the latest additions to our company, our Realtors® now have options regarding health insurance and retirement plans.”
As of February 15, 2019, agents with JP & Associates REALTORS® will have access to AHP, JPAR’s
Agent Health Care Plan, and Gemini, the company’s retirement and bonus plan.
EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN./ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News)
Renters Warehouse, America’s leading real estate investment services company, is excited to announce that it will be sponsoring and attending the RE/MAX R4 event in Las Vegas from February 25th to 28th, 2019 at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino.
RE/MAX R4 is the first large-scale industry event that Renters Warehouse will attend since announcing the acquisition of OwnAmerica in December 2018.