Residential

Twenty-one percent of the population now resides in a community association
Twenty-one percent of the population now resides in a community association, according to the 2016 National and State Statistical Review for Community Association Data published by the Foundation for Community Association Research in conjunction with the Community Associations Institute (CAI).  ... Keep Reading....
Amazon container home
Potential homeowners in search of a unique dwelling now have a new source for their residential needs: the e-commerce giant Amazon.   According to a report on Curbed.com, the Wisconsin-based company MODS International is selling 320-square-foot homes on Amazon that use new sea containers as their... more
There was more activity in the purchase market than the refinance market, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Sept. 29
Pewaukee, Wis.-based Waterstone Mortgage has announced the opening of six new branches in five states.   The new branches include two Illinois-based operations in Bloomington and Chicago plus branches in Enterprise, Ala.; Hiawatha, Iowa; Fredericksburg, Va.; and Salem, Ore. The company, a wholly-... more
Cape Cod
One of the Northeast’s most popular tourist destination is experiencing a significant housing dilemma impacting its year-round residents.   According to a report from the regional trade publication Banker and Tradesman, Cape Cod has evolved into an acutely lopsided housing environment. Half of all... more
LGBT Capital, the trading arm of U.K.-based Galileo Capital Management Ltd, has unveiled what it says is the first global property search portal for the international LGBT community
LGBT Capital, the trading arm of U.K.-based Galileo Capital Management Ltd, has unveiled what it says is the first global property search portal for the international LGBT community.   The new Property Equality online resources is located at PropertyEquality.com and includes Android and iPhone... more