Residential

Now, here is something that you don’t see every day: An entire town is up for sale
Now, here is something that you don’t see every day: An entire town is up for sale.   According to an Associated Press report, a $3.5 million price tag is placed on Tiller, Ore. The purchase of this one-time timber center in southwestern Oregon covers six houses, a defunct general store and gas... Keep Reading....
Two luxury homes with distinctive histories are now on the market.
Two luxury homes with distinctive histories are now on the market.   A residence designed by the legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright in the Minneapolis suburb of St. Louis Park, Minn., is now listed at $1.395 million. The three-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom brick-and-stone Usonian house covers 2,647... more
Vacation home sales took a serious fall in 2016 while investment home sales were on the rise, according to new data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR)
Vacation home sales took a serious fall in 2016 while investment home sales were on the rise, according to new data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR).   There were approximately 721,000 vacation home purchases last year, a 21.6 percent plummet from the 920,000 sales level in 2015.... more
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has announced the indictment of a New York City landlord on six felony charges for his involvement in a scheme to obtain a $5 million mortgage to purchase a rental building.   According to a statement issued by Schneiderman’s office, landlord Dean... more
The Appraisal Institute has released a new book to provide valuation tools when considering manufactured housing
The Appraisal Institute has released a new book to provide valuation tools when considering manufactured housing.   “Appraising Manufactured (Mobile) Home Communities and Recreational Vehicle Parks” by Robert S. Saia offers a broad overview of the manufactured housing industry and details the... more