Archive for April, 2010

Property Inspection Program Being Developed in TroyApril 30th, 2010

Officials of Troy, New York have announced the development of a property inspection program which involves the inspection of rental properties as part of the city's efforts to watch for … More >>

First American – Not the Cheapest Home Insurance, But Revenue Is UpApril 29th, 2010

The title insurance company, First American Corp., is not exactly the cheapest home insurance provider around, but a big number of homeowners still prefer it over others as shown in the … More >>

Home Building Construction Market Holds Steady in RochesterApril 28th, 2010

Rochester, New York is one of the few cities in the U.S. that have maintained a steady economy despite the ongoing housing market crisis. According to local real estate analysts, the … More >>

San Francisco Focusing on Landscape GardeningApril 23rd, 2010

The city of San Francisco has started on its landscape gardening and city beautification program with the launch of a park located near Interstate 280. The park used to be a litter-strewn … More >>

Real Estate Appraisal Services Facing More LawsuitsApril 19th, 2010

Lawyers who represent real estate appraisal services firms in the U.S. have reported an increase in the number of lawsuits being filed against their clients as the foreclosure crisis … More >>

Even Home Appliances Are Not Safe From ForeclosureApril 15th, 2010

There are have been numerous reports of home appliances being taken by thieves who target foreclosed and abandoned houses all around the United States. According to these reports, almost … More >>

Properties Rentals ? a Burden for Larimer County ResidentsApril 14th, 2010

A report examining the affordability and availability of Colorado rental housing showed that Larimer County is one of the places in the state with the highest properties rentals burden. The … More >>

Relocation Companies Expanding to Help Foreclosure VictimsApril 12th, 2010

Relocation companies in the U.S., like Dog Gone Taxi, have found the need to expand their areas of operations to accommodate increased need for relocation services as a result of the … More >>

The Impact of Rising Interest Rates on Properties for Sale by OwnersApril 8th, 2010

The rate of 30-year mortgage houses in the US have increased from 5 to 5.3 percent in the first week of April driving prospective buyers to quickly close deals on properties for sale by … More >>

A Real Estate Broker?s BaneApril 7th, 2010

For real estate brokers in New York, spring is the season for selling houses but in recent years they seem to be spending more time primping and preening properties than actually closing … More >>