Monthly Archives: September 2015

San Francisco Market Overview: September 2015

Sep 30, 2015 |

  September is historically the month San Francisco sees the greatest number of new listings come on the market, and this year it hasn’t disappointed! Since the 1st of the month, more than 800 single-family homes and condos have hit the market, blowing last year’s count out of the water. Further sweetening the situation for […more]

Keyes Luxury Insights: Miami Beach Sales

Sep 29, 2015 |

Keyes Luxury Insights: Miami Beach Sales: Miami Beach real estate market is always on the move. Today I thought we’d take a look at a few recent sales starting with a luxury residence. 222 Ocean Drive  This 7,7007 square-foot splendid home with soaring 20′ loft ceilings – a 4-bedroom home with 4 full baths and […more]

Is the Housing Market in North Dallas Hot or What? Check out Prestwyck in McKinney!

Sep 29, 2015 |

As Real Estate agents in the North Dallas area we are asked daily, “How’s the market?”  This morning I woke up to an incredible news story on NBCDFW.  In McKinney, Texas, about 30 miles north of Dallas, approximately a dozen families camped out over night to be the first families to purchase lots where they hope to […more]

New Inventory: Relief For Home Buyers?

Sep 28, 2015 |

At last, the promised new inventory has arrived. While we generally see a spike in listings during one of our two selling seasons — spring and fall — the past several years have been dismal in terms of turning out new listings. Not so this year. The question is: Will that translate into any relief […more]

Searching for Ronan Point

Sep 28, 2015 |

I spent the weekend working at the Homebuilding & Renovating show at London’s Excel centre. By way of relaxation, I often walk the neighbourhoods surrounding these venues both before and after showtimes. Excel is situated next to the Royal Victoria Dock in the heart of London’s East End and co-incidenatlly, very close to the site […more]

Just Sold | Bay View Loft 205 | Miami Beach Loft Condo by Ashton Coleman

Sep 28, 2015 |

Just Sold | Bay View Loft 205 | Miami Beach Loft Condo by Ashton Coleman Bay View Loft 205 has now been sold and is off the market. This gorgeous 2-story loft in Miami Beach had excellent water views South over Biscayne Bay. The open kitchen was updated with stainless steel & granite, walk-in storage closet, upstairs with […more]

Ohio Assembly Enacts Shift in Receivership Environment after Six Decades of Inactivity

Sep 28, 2015 |

Reprinted with permission from author Christopher D. Caspary, Staff Attorney, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas.  (This article was originally printed in the September 2015 Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal) Introduction             The last time the Ohio Assembly modified Ohio Revised Code (“R.C.”) §2735, Dwight D. Eisenhower was President, a gallon of gasoline cost twenty cents, […more]

Parker: Denver Suburb Continues Growth

Sep 25, 2015 |

One of the biggest concerns Denver relocation buyers have had about moving to Parker is that other suburbs are closer to downtown and Parker didn’t have the wide selection of amenities . Parker had been known as historic stage stop on the way to Colorado Springs with a just a few suburban subdivisions and no […more]

How to Buy a Home After a Foreclosure or Short Sale

Sep 24, 2015 |

When you’ve gone through a foreclosure or a short sale, it may seem impossible to buy another home. However, it doesn’t have to be impossible, if you have the right strategy. Those that have lost a home to a foreclosure or have gone through a short sale, and now they are looking to buy a […more]

How Much Will My Flood Insurance Cost?

Sep 23, 2015 |

That is a simple question with a complicated answer. Costs vary depending on how much insurance is purchased, what it covers and the property’s flood risk. There are different deductibles that you can choose that will also affect your premium. There are several factors that will determine your actual rates with the most common being: […more]