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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Corvallis, OR; Spokane, WA; and Orlando, FL rank highest in terms of local access to vet care and housing features felines favor like high ceilings and patios. Feline fans rejoice: every day can be #Caturday if you live in one of the following 25 most cat-friendly cities for 2019, ranked based on data from Redfin,
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)
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Headed back to his native Finland to finish out his professional hockey career, goalie Antti Niemi is selling his glorious mansion in Dallas for $2.6 million. He signed with hockey club Jokerit (based in Helsinki) earlier this month after spending 11 seasons minding the nets in the NHL. Two of those seasons were spent with the Dallas Stars,
When it comes to living arrangements, we know Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will spare no expense for comfort. After all, they did sink a reported $3.8 million into renovating their new primary residence, Frogmore Cottage. That’s just the type of lifestyle afforded members of the royal family, so who are we to judge? So we were hardly
Former U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher lost his longtime seat representing his Orange County district in 2018. After three decades in Congress, the Republican stalwart is also leaving his Costa Mesa, CA, home. He and his wife, Rhonda Rohrabacher, listed their home for $1.7 million. They’d purchased it in 2012 for $950,000. No matter your political affiliation, we can
Reality bites: “Real Housewives of New Jersey” alum Jacqueline Laurita hasn’t been able to sell her Franklin Lakes, NJ, mansion. She and husband Chris Laurita recently relisted their property at the reduced price of $1.95 million. In 2014, they listed the home for $2.85 million. In 2017, the price was trimmed to $2.78 million before the home
“If you have ever wanted to live like a rock star, here’s your chance.” That enticing listing description introduces the Lake Tahoe–area home of English singer David Coverdale. The rocker’s retreat in Incline Village, NV, is now on the market for $9.85 million. Coverdale, known for his work with the bands Whitesnake and Deep Purple, has