Residential

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is a dominant figure in the U.S. housing market, and now the company is setting its eyes on our northern neighbor
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is a dominant figure in the U.S. housing market, and now the company is setting its eyes on our northern neighbor.   According to a Bloomberg report, Berkshire Hathaway is buying a 38 percent stake in Home Capital Group Inc., a Toronto-based mortgage lender, for... Keep Reading....
National Mortgage Professional Magazine is proud to announce its annual list of Top Mortgage Employers. We polled our readers about their employers based on the following criteria: ►Compensation ►Speed ►Marketing support ►Technology ►Corporate culture ►Long-term strategy ►Day-to-day management ►... more
The tax reform plan outlined by the Trump Administration could raise taxes on many middle-income homeowners, according to a study commissioned by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and prepared by PwC
The tax reform plan outlined by the Trump Administration could raise taxes on many middle-income homeowners, according to a study commissioned by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and prepared by PwC.   The study, titled, "Impact of Tax Reform Options on Owner-Occupied Housing," forecasted... more
President Donald Trump has quietly put his 4.8-acre beachfront home on St. Martin in the U.S. Virgin Islands up for sale
President Donald Trump has quietly put his 4.8-acre beachfront home on St. Martin up for sale.   According to a Washington Post report, the property, dubbed Le Chateau des Palmiers, is an 11-bedroom, 12-bath estate that was purchased for an undisclosed sum in 2013. The property also includes a... more
The grass may be greener in suburbia, but the rents are also much higher
The grass may be greener in suburbia, but the rents are also much higher.   According to new data from Zillow, the median monthly cost of a suburban rental rose by 2.5 percent on a year-over-year basis, compared to the 2.3 percent uptick on the median cost of an urban rental. This is a significant... more