Economy Watch: Apartment Supply, Rents Will Continue to Grow in 2017

Economy Watch: Apartment Supply, Rents Will Continue to Grow in 2017

Dees Stribling, Commercial Property Executive Continued employment growth will buoy a strong year for the apartment industry in 2017, according...

Latest trend in Fort Lauderdale preconstruction sales: combining condo units

Latest trend in Fort Lauderdale preconstruction sales: combining condo units

  Wendy Marks Pine, Miami Herald   What’s bigger and more affordable than a penthouse and allows a buyer to...

Emirates flight from Dubai ushers in Broward’s first air link to Middle East

Emirates flight from Dubai ushers in Broward’s first air link to Middle East

  Arlene Satchell, Sun Sentinel   Emirates Airlines’ launch of daily service between Dubai and Fort Lauderdale Thursday marked a...

Service animals: Can you ask someone to prove need?

Service animals: Can you ask someone to prove need?

By Margy Grant Dec. 19, 2016 — Realtors representing housing providers, such as a condo association, homeowners association or owner,...

Will Fed interest rate hikes boost mortgage rates?

Will Fed interest rate hikes boost mortgage rates?

WASHINGTON – Dec. 16, 2016 – The Federal Reserve hiked short-term interest rates Wednesday in a move largely predicted by...

Is the starter home making a comeback?

Is the starter home making a comeback?

ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 16, 2016 – Starter homes were largely viewed as a dying fad, but millennials are showing...

HUD changing housing counselor requirements

HUD changing housing counselor requirements

WASHINGTON – Dec. 15, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) decided to mandate a higher...

Fed raises key interest rate for first time in year

Fed raises key interest rate for first time in year

WASHINGTON (AP) – Dec. 14, 2016 – The Federal Reserve is raising a key interest rate for the first time...

Struggling homeowners get holiday break

Struggling homeowners get holiday break

WASHINGTON – Dec. 13, 2016 – No one will be evicted from their home during the holiday season, say most...

It’s a good time for move-up buyers to sell

It’s a good time for move-up buyers to sell

NEW YORK – Dec. 2, 2016 – Smaller homes have seen significant price growth over larger ones, and that means...