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May 19, 2017

How Trump’s tax reform could impact homeownership — and home prices

When President Donald Trump released his tax reform plan in April, everyone was scrambling to…
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May 16, 2017

Where NAR and HUD Secretary Ben Carson agree (and deviate)

WASHINGTON — Dr. Ben Carson, the 17th secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and…
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May 3, 2017

National Association of Realtors prioritizes flood insurance, taxes and sustainable homeownership for legislative meetings

What kind of influence could 1 million Realtors have if they all spent a few…
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May 1, 2017

Good for businesses, bad for homeownership? What Trump’s tax plan means for real estate

Last year, Ways and Means Republicans in Congress put together what the committee called a…
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May 1, 2017

Trump’s tax reform and NAR: The housing bias in tax policy

The National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) opposition to portions of President Trump’s proposed tax reforms…
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April 28, 2017

7 basic tax principles that make reform difficult

Mortgage rates found a bottom at 4.00 percent, and the 10-year T-note’s return to base…
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April 28, 2017

Who’s the Trump administration nominee for HUD Deputy Secretary?

Pam Patenaude Her name is Pam Patenaude, and she was floated as a candidate for Secretary…
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April 28, 2017

Is it a good idea for sellers to Google buyers (or vice versa)?

A seller received an offer on her listed home and, curious, she Googled the prospective…
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April 27, 2017

How to text real estate leads without breaking the law

More and more homeowners are bombarded by dozens of calls and texts after they remove…
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April 26, 2017

What the 15-percent foreign buyer tax has done for Canadian (and American) real estate

In August 2016, anyone from a country other than Canada who was closing on a…
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April 26, 2017

Is Trump’s tax plan good for homeowners? Nope, says NAR

President Donald Trump released his tax reform plan today, which will result in what the…
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April 26, 2017

Kids illustrate fair housing, and the results are amazing

A person snoozes in bed and dreams of an inviting place to call home. Boys…
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April 25, 2017

9 legal considerations for alternative listing input

Competition in the alternative listing input arena is heating up. See here, here, here, here,…
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April 20, 2017

Trump is proposing a CFPB overhaul — who would that affect?

Last week, Donald Trump announced that his administration was taking a close look at the…
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April 20, 2017

Craigslist wins $60.6M judgment against RadPad

A$60.6 million judgment has been issued in favor of Craigslist against rental listing site RadPad…
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April 20, 2017

What real estate agents should know about pot legalization

An out-of-state client is seeking a home that’s already set up for growing marijuana so that…
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April 18, 2017

What’s the new ‘geocoding tool’ that the CFPB mentioned in its mortgage rule update?

Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a rather dry 150-page amendment proposal…
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April 12, 2017

What kinds of marketing agreements can agents and brokers make with lender/title partners?

A new real estate agent just entering the industry is approached by a title partner who…
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