Ask the HOA Expert: Can a Board Control The Tenant Approval Process From Owners?Can a board require unit owners to have background check conducted on their renters and control the tenant approval process?Think Curb Appeal When Remodeling to SellWith home prices up in some areas, the return on remodeling investments at resale can be good. Making little changes can have big impacts when it comes to remodeling your home to sell. Some updates will return as much as they cost in hotter markets, but unless your home is in a rapidly inflating city, you may not get enough bang for your buck.
What exactly can NAR REach do for your tech company?Dave T. Garland took to the stage at Hacker Connect to explain the value of the National Association of Realtors' (NAR) REach program, the world's top growth accelerator for new real estate tech companies ......Read MoreThe latest on tax reformStay updated with our latest coverage on the Republican tax reform legislation, which President Trump intends to sign ......Read MoreHow long until mortgages are affected by short-term rate hikes?A big week for news, especially for mid-December, but so scattered across the economic spectrum that sorting important versus not takes some work ......Read MoreWhat to expect when you’re Connecting: First-time attendeesThere are many things members of the Inman community know how to do really well, and you can be sure to count problem solving, having fun and learning from each other among them. This is no more apparent than during Inman Connect New York (January 22-26 2018), where over 5,000 attendees from 25 countries will gather to hear more than 300 speakers share their insights for ......Read MoreBitcoin mortgages are a thing now, but should they be?Even if turning to home refinancing to buy bitcoin is the same as taking out a mortgage to renovate a bathroom in the long run, it sounds riskier ......Read MoreRepublicans finalize tax reform bill for vote before holiday recessState and local tax deductions, once all but eliminated in earlier versions of the bill, would be expanded to include income tax, but capped at $10, ......Read MoreNextdoor partners with Tribus on real estate listing and lead integrationReal estate tech provider Tribus is partnering with neighborhood-based social networking site Nextdoor to allow for direct listing and lead integration between the two platforms, according to an announcement tweeted out by Tribus on Thursday ......Read MoreRead NAR CEO Bob Goldberg’s letter on Inman’s Upstream reportToday, Goldberg sent an email to NAR members stating that Upstream has "since the very beginning" included "both a member and non-member pricing approach." ......Read MoreRedfin’s 8 predictions for the 2018 housing marketRedfin chief economist Nela Richardson says fears about an impending housing bubble can be put to rest, thanks to a solid sale-to-list ratio and declining homebuyer debt in the nation's most competitive and high-priced markets, but tax reform could negatively impact homeowners and dissuade aspiring homebuyers, which will prolong inventory shortages and high mortgage rates that have risen to their highest level in 10 years ......Read More10 housing markets to keep an eye on in 2018If you're considering moving to these cities, here's a list of things you can't miss ......Read More