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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....
The House of Representatives approved legislation that clarifies federal language regarding the use of private flood insurance products
The House of Representatives approved legislation that clarifies federal language regarding the use of private flood insurance products.   In a 264 to 155 vote, the House gave its approval to the Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017—which, despite its title, included a... more
San Diego will need to triple the number of homes constructed each year if it hopes to keep up with the current level of housing demand while keeping prices down, according to a report issued by the San Diego Housing Commission
San Diego will need to triple the number of homes constructed each year if it hopes to keep up with the current level of housing demand while keeping prices down, according to a report issued by the San Diego Housing Commission.   The San Diego Union Tribune is reporting that a shrinking inventory... more
A new study by Redfin has concluded it is more cost-effective for students at some public colleges to buy their own condo rather than rent an on-campus dorm room
A new study by Redfin has concluded it is more cost-effective for students at some public colleges to buy their own condo rather than rent an on-campus dorm room.   According to Redfin, dorm rents range from $232 to $1,817 per month, with a median monthly rate of $705. Redfin compared the monthly... more
Following the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Civic Financial Services held a company-wide relief effort to lend support and supplies to evacuees.    CIVIC private money lending, headquartered in Redondo Beach, Calif., closed all operations on Sept. 14 to join together and give back to the Houston... more