Items Tagged with 'Real estate'


  • Realogy appoints Katrina Helmkam as Cartus CEO

    Helmkamp will report to Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider
    Realogy Holdings Corp. appointed Katrina Helmkamp as chief executive officer of Cartus Corporation. Helmkamp will be responsible for improving Cartus' performance while leading technology and process transformation.
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  • Bob Hope's California estate sells for $15 million

    All proceeds will go to The Bob and Dolores Hope Foundation
    Comedian legend Bob Hope’s iconic estate has been sold by Craig Strong, executive director of the estates division at Pacific Union International. As requested by Dolores Hope's Will, all proceeds from the sale will go directly to Bob and Dolores Hope’s Foundation.
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  • These are the 5 issues impacting real estate right now

    And the 5 issues to look out for in the future
    The Counselors of Real Estate, an advisory organization that monitors real estate, released its latest report detailing the top 10 issues affecting the real estate industry. This year, the organization divided its annual list to focus on five issues currently impacting the industry and five issues to watch for potential long-term impact over the next three to seven years.
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  • The art of real estate appreciation

    In this coastal MSA, rising property values go with its cultural scene
    Many things contribute to the coastal California MSA of San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos. In addition to its near-monotonous temperate climate, growing economy, point-of-entry position, the huge Marine and Naval installations that are again benefiting from increased military spending, the area boasts a quality of life that continues to attract homebuyers and push home prices higher.
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  • Hunt Mortgage Group hires Precilla Torres to lead proprietary lending group

    She will be based in the firm’s New York office
    Hunt Mortgage Group recently announced it has hired Precilla Torres as senior managing director and head of the company's proprietary lending group. She will be based in the firm’s New York office and report to Hunt Mortgage President and Chief Investment Officer Jim Flynn and is responsible for establishing overall lending and program goals for the business unit.
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  • Pacific Union International launches digital platform for exclusive property listings

    Portal already has more than $100 million in new listings
    Real estate brand and brokerage company Pacific Union International announced this week that it's launching a digital marketplace that aims at securely provide buyers and sellers exclusive listings before they are marketed to the public. The new public portal already has more than $100 million in new listings for southern California.
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  • Realtors: Low supply continues to curb our home sales

    Home sales fall to third-lowest level this year
    After two consistent months of modest increases, pending home sales fell to their third-lowest level over the past year. NAR Chief Economist Lawerence Yun explained that the market will also experience difficulties this summer as home buyers combat gas prices, low supply and rising mortgage rates.
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  • JLL: U.S. multifamily housing market increases in competitiveness

    2018 sees strongest global investment in real estate in past decade
    Recent research suggests that U.S. landlords experienced an increase in competitiveness, and global real estate investment and corporate activity were at their highest levels for a decade in the first months of 2018, according to a new report from Jones Lang LaSalle.
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