Residential

he residence of one of New York City’s most notable yet elusive celebrities is now on the market—for the first time in 63 years
The residence of one of New York City’s most notable yet elusive celebrities is now on the market—for the first time in 63 years.   According to a New York Times report, the seven-room co-op that was the home of movie icon Greta Garbo from 1954 until her death in 1990 is up for sale. The residence... Keep Reading....
Although the Trump Administration’s new budget blueprint calls for $6.2 billion in cuts to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operating costs, the new housing chief is stating that this should not be seen as the end of certain programs.   According to a Detroit Free Press report... more
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), has come out in support of newly introduced bipartisan legislation designed to expand flood insurance options in the private market
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), has come out in support of newly introduced bipartisan legislation designed to expand flood insurance options in the private market.   In a letter to leaders in the Senate and House, the trade group announced its backing of S. 563 and H.R. 1422, both named... more
When it comes inadequate (or worse) construction practices, the majority of deficiencies occur in new condominium developments rather than townhomes and single-family homes
When it comes inadequate (or worse) construction practices, the majority of deficiencies occur in new condominium developments rather than townhomes and single-family homes, according to a new study released by the Community Associations Institute (CAI).   The CAI study, “Protecting Homebuyers and... more
Dr. Ben Carson, the new Secretary of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and the sole African-American in President Trump’s cabinet
Dr. Ben Carson, the new Secretary of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and the sole African-American in President Trump’s cabinet, is on the receiving end of ridicule and calls for his resignation from several prominent black celebrities following comments he made earlier this week regarding... more