2021 Real Estate News
(Don’t forget to review 2020 posts of Real Estate News that still is relevant today!
US Homeowners Are Dealing With the Worst Property Tax Hike in Years – The negative effect of increased home values
Senior apartments in Anaheim Hills sell for $87.5 million“Senior housing communities are also strategically positioned to continue to perform despite the pandemic as many residents’ income comes primarily from social security and pensions; therefore, they are not as reliant on a paycheck,” says Carter. “Beyond this, by maintaining affordability at the community, we can provide long-term housing security to residents.”
Although California was one of the top states for outward-bound residents, the Bay Area did not crack the top five exodus regions in the nation, according to an analysis by North American Moving Services and Zillow.
Ask a real estate pro: HOA wants me to ‘stop hanging my flags.’ Do I need permission to display them?
Why Are Lumber Prices REALLY So High? Supply and demand.
HUD Program Offices’ Policies and Approaches for Radon – Policies are needed for multi-family properties, but will policies for HUD multi-family properties transcend into homes purchased under FHA loans?
Why Real Estate Photography is Important – But why condition, schools, and other comparable prices are more important
Legal-Ease: Fourteen magic words in real estate (Hint: “for their joint lives, remainder over in fee simple to the survivor of them.”)
This management alert identified that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is failing to meet basic records management and privacy requirements for over 1 billion records containing PII. Specifically, HUD is unable to identify, categorize, and adequately secure all of its electronic and paper records that contain personally identifiable information (PII).