The squatting nightmare: what can you do to prevent it?

Unless it’s in an abandoned ghost town, vacancy attracts. It invites. Plain and simple: It isn’t hard to spot a vacant home...

Potential homebuyers: Mum’s the word around a seller or a seller’s agent

There is an etiquette to certain transactions in life, and buying a home calls for friendly but zipped lips when it comes to what you, as a potential buyer might say...

California homeowners with large homes sites can now become land barons

With California’s housing shortage now in epic proportions, a 2021 law named SB9 allows single-family homeowners around the state to split their lots in two, and build two homes on each lot...

Business Optimism slips as markets wait for inflation data

The March NFIB Business Optimism Index dropped from 89.4 down to 88.5. Estimates were in the 90.2 range...

Contradiction of robust job growth and a sluggish housing market isn’t over yet

For the past few years, fears of a recession have been fickle, teasing us at every turn. Despite its low-rumble threat, however, unemployment remains low...