Self-Employed? What to Know About Buying a Home.

Self-Employed? What to Know About Buying a Home.

Jammie pants and slippers. Dog curled up at your feet. Your favorite TV show playing in the background. Sound like a quality weekend day? Not so fast. For a growing number of Americans, it’s what a regular ‘ole workday looks like. We’re not necessarily talking about a...

2019 may be best time to buy luxury vacation home

2019 may be best time to buy luxury vacation home

Real estate professionals say 2019 may be the best time to purchase a high-end vacation home – and they're already seeing buyers pick up on the cues. "We are seeing sales up in the resort areas, including Hawaii and Vail," Stephanie Anton, president of Luxury...

What does ‘I want a green home’ actually mean?

What does ‘I want a green home’ actually mean?

When buyers think of a green home, they think of features that will first save energy and second improve the quality of the air in the home, according to survey results released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) at the NAHB International Builders'...

Top reason some adults move back home? Broken hearts

Top reason some adults move back home? Broken hearts

In the last few years, student loan debt and rising housing costs have been cited as the chief reasons why many young adults move back in with their parents. But a new Homes.com study suggests the real trigger may be a broken heart. Since the Great Recession thwarted...

A guide: How to use real estate hashtags in social media

A guide: How to use real estate hashtags in social media

Hashtags are important when marketing a real estate business on social media – especially to millennials. Combinations of letters, numbers and emoji starting with the # symbol categorize content on social media to make it more discoverable. Clicking on a hashtag or...

Avoid common tax-filing mistakes

Avoid common tax-filing mistakes

More than 150 million tax returns are expected to be filed to the Internal Revenue Service this year. It's likely some may have errors. Don't let it be you. Every year, tax professionals usually see the same common errors, with varying consequences. This year is extra...