Buying & Selling Real Estate

Can Real Estate Agents Survive Without Social Media?

Can Real Estate Agents Survive Without Social Media?

In 2013 and beyond social media will play an ever-increasing role in all facets of real estate, and real estate agents are quickly forming a dependency. In fact, according to updated statistics published by the National [...]

Unrealistic Expectations Threaten Success of House Flippers

Unrealistic Expectations Threaten Success of House Flippers

The housing market is booming and the sun is shining from coast to coast, which has spawned a new generation of house flippers. But unfortunately cloudy vision could quite possibly be the death of them. term [...]

House Flipping on the Rise According to New Report

House Flipping on the Rise According to New Report

House flipping was on the rise again in 2012 despite expectations that the world might end. While bargain hunting was sparse during the crash, home values are now on the rise and house flipping has followed [...]

Hurricane Sandy Creates Perfect Storm for Buyer’s Market

Hurricane Sandy Creates Perfect Storm for Buyer’s Market

Superstorm Sandy was one of the deadliest and most destructive U.S. hurricanes, second only to Hurricane Katrina. In its wake, Sandy left billions of dollars in damage and created a perfect storm for a buyer’s real [...]

Jeremy Renner the Actor, House Flipper Extraordinaire

Jeremy Renner the Actor, House Flipper Extraordinaire

Last night Jeremy Renner appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman and shed some light on his side business: When he’s not starring in hit movies like The Bourne Legacy, The Avengers and The Hurt [...]

Flipping Real Estate in 2013: Slimmer Margins, Quicker Sales

Flipping Real Estate in 2013: Slimmer Margins, Quicker Sales

The housing market is continuing to show signs of improvement and 2013 will usher in a new wave of house flippers intent on getting their share of the pie. But fixing and flipping homes will be [...]

Rihanna's New House in Pacific Palisades, CA

Rihanna's New House in Pacific Palisades, CA

The Barbados-born hip hop artist, Rihanna, recently purchased an 11,000 square foot dream home in the Pacific Palisades for $12 million. The last home Rihanna purchased in Beverly Hills is still on the market. After purchasing [...]

Larry Ellison is Crowned King of Malibu Real Estate

Larry Ellison is Crowned King of Malibu Real Estate

Software titan Larry Ellison bought his tenth home in Malibu’s Carbon Beach, otherwise known as ‘Billionaire’s Beach,’ last week from film/tv producer Jerry Bruckheimer. The assessed value of the newly purchased home is more than $3.65 [...]

Best Place to Flip a House: New York Metro Area

Best Place to Flip a House: New York Metro Area

If you're looking to flip a house and don't know where to start, a new study shows that the New York metropolitan area is an excellent place to begin your adventure. According to a report by [...]

'Real Housewives' Stars Selling Beverly Hills Estate

'Real Housewives' Stars Selling Beverly Hills Estate

As part of their divorce, stars of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” Adrienne Maloof and her husband, Paul Nassif, are not only parting with each other, but also they're gorgeous French chateau in the heart of Beverly [...]