Tax-delinquent properties can be both scary and very attractive to real estate investors. They can be risky if you aren’t aware of the full situation, but they may also be undervalued deals with lots of potential. These properties are often sold at deep discounts to homebuyers, landlords and rehabbers, and tax lien certificates can be
Yankees CEO Hal Steinbrenner once lived at this coastal Tampa home. Febre Frameworks Tampa is the south, but it’s still Yankee territory—as a “snowbird” sanctuary and the spring training headquarters of the storied New York Yankees franchise. Pinstripes legend Derek Jeter made Tampa his retirement home. Now, a coastal-inspired Tampa estate once owned by his
By Karin Carr Who is Karin Carr and what does she do? Well, I could tell you that I’m a full-time Realtor in Savannah, Georgia. That I’m a proud Air Force wife, self-professed tech nerd, and seafood fanatic. Or, I could embed a video here so that we can make this introduction a little more
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San Jose, Seattle and San Diego saw big year-over-year gains in the share of homebuyers’ winning the first home they make an offer on. Another sign that the housing market is shifting toward buyers’ favor in 2019: 56 percent of buyers nationwide who purchased a home in the first quarter closed on the very first
Redfin’s new affordability tool allows users to visualize and compare housing affordability on different incomes and in different parts of the country. In the Atlanta metro area, 45.7 percent of homes currently for sale are affordable on $61,372, the median U.S. household income in 2017, the most recent year for which data is available. In
Some of TV’s biggest stars–aka Bravolebrities–still live in modest apartments. Here’s what we think the Vanderpump Rules cast could afford to buy, based on reported net worth and Redfin’s affordability calculator. It’s not about the pasta–it’s about the real estate! That’s our take on the hot-debated infamous line from reality TV cult favorite, Vanderpump Rules.
(photo credit: Kristin Brillantes) First there was the debate over the blue or gold dress, then Laurel or Yanny. Now comes, mirror or double bathroom. Let’s backup: this charming home in Baltimore, listed by Kristin Brillantes of Keller Williams, features three bedrooms, a lovely white picket fenced yard, and 1.2 bathrooms. (photo credit: Kristin Brillantes)
In San Jose, Oakland and Los Angeles, pricing a home just below the -0,000 or -5,000 mark pays off. And in Minneapolis and Phoenix, pricing a home just above that threshold pans out. Read on to find out where else those pricing strategies are worthwhile—and where they’re not. Pricing your home at $599,000 rather than
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Will Heath/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images A plush penthouse in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood rented by The Weeknd is now available to buy, the Real Deal reported. That is, if you have a spare $27.5 million. The building is a former a bookbindery built in 1884 by architect Charles Haight, which has been
realtor.com Former NFL offensive lineman Chris Hinton is selling his massive home in Johns Creek, GA, for $2.2 million. Built in 2005, the brick mansion measures in at just under 12,000 square feet, with six bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms. Surrounded by trees, the 3.6-acre property is extremely private, and backs onto Chattahoochee National Park, only
Adam Glanzman/MLB Photos via Getty Images / realtor.com After selling his Florida home last spring amid a divorce, Chicago Cubs manager David Ross purchased a different Tallahassee, FL, home last fall for $1.2 million. Ross’s new abode boasts three bedrooms, four bathrooms, and over 3,400 square feet, on nearly an acre and a half of
realtor.com No flop here. “Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa has successfully sold his Costa Mesa, CA, home for over asking price, the Los Angeles Times reported. Listed in February 2019 for $2,574,900, the modern farmhouse-style residence closed for $2,705,000, delivering the reality TV star a profit on his investment. It’s also a bump
Martin Rauscher/SEPA.Media /Getty Images Retired ski champion Lindsey Vonn and her fiance, P.K. Subban, have purchased a winning home in Beverly Hills, CA, according to Variety. The “reimagined” villa initially landed on the market in 2018 for $7.6 million. In 2019, the price dropped to $7.4 million and then $7.25 million last summer. Variety reports