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....
In observance of October as National Energy Awareness Month, WalletHub has released its list of 2017's Greenest Cities in America
In observance of October as National Energy Awareness Month, WalletHub has released its list of 2017's Greenest Cities in America.   In an analysis of 100 cities that measured the “green” lifestyle via 22 indicators ranging from environmental sustainability to clean tech initiatives, WalletHub... more
California and Texas leads the nation with the greatest threat to residential property damage due to wildfire damage, according to new data from CoreLogic
A total of 172,117 homes with a combined reconstruction cost value (RCV) of more than $65 billion are at some level of risk from the wildfires sweeping across California’s Napa and Santa Rosa metropolitan areas, according to new data from CoreLogic.   There are five active fires burning in... more
Aliens
An Arizona residence that has gained notoriety for allegedly housing two portals that extra-terrestrials use for visiting Earth is now on the market for $5 million.   According to a Realtor.com report, the 10-acre Stardust Ranch in Buckeye, Ariz., has a 3,500-square-foot residence with five... more
The Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI) reached an all-time high last month when it increased by 5.6 percentage points from January to an 88.3 level
The Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI) inched up by 0.3 points in September to 88.3, matching its peak set in June.   "The biggest driver for the increase in the HPSI is the rebound in the good time to buy sentiment, which outweighed the largest drag—a sizable reduction in the net... more