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Dealing With Powers Of Attorney
You and your spouse own your home and you would like to sell it. However, your spouse is currently unable to sign the sales contract. This is because he is either out of the country in some exotic far-away-place where fax and overnight delivery is unavailable, or because he is physically and mentally unable to make decisions or sign legal documents. What to do?
It's Not Too Late to Winterize Your Home
Winterizing your home is one of the best ways to get comfortable this year, and it's not too late to get a few projects done before the holidays. Any steps you take will improve your home's operation, and ultimately keep you more comfortable.
Growing cities losing affordable housing at alarming rate: StudyReleased Wednesday, a new study from Freddie Mac finds a striking correlation between population growth and affordable housing....Read More
May the footstool be with you? Disney collaborates with designer for ‘Star Wars’ furniture seriesA Darth Vader armchair and a footstool with Chewbacca’s hair are just a few pieces of furniture designed by Kevin Cobonpue....Read More
EXp Realty sued for trademark infringement … by EXP RealtyWeeks after announcing an expansion into New York City, eXp Realty has been hit with a lawsuit by a very similarly named brokerage....Read More
Trump creates affordable housing council, taps Ben Carson as chairIn an executive order Tuesday, Trump said the role of the council would be to increase the supply of homes in the U.S. in an effort to meet demand....Read More
The major lesson I learned from 5 days without a phoneIn a foreign land, Jay Thompson was robbed of his phone, literally. Here’s the eye-opening experience he had. ...Read More
7 myths buyers actually believeHere are seven common misunderstandings that can ratchet up tensions in real estate transactions. Clear them up before they mess up your process....Read More
Wayfair employees reportedly plan walkout over furniture for border campsA letter purporting to be from Wayfair employees that was widely circulating on Twitter Tuesday — and which was shared by @wayfairwalkout — further alleged that the company supplied $200,000 worth of bedding to a BCFS facility in Carrizo Springs, Texas, that "will be outfitted to detain up to 3,000 migrant children," according to the letter....Read More
‘Cannabis Open House Party’ to launch social app RilaThe company will host a cannabis-themed open house in Sherman Oaks, California, replete with plants, hemp dog treats, skincare products and lessons on leaf trimming in the cabana — all to officially launch the social real estate app that uses agent- and community-based content to promote listings. ...Read More
Co-living startup Venn raises $40M to ‘reinvent urban neighborhoods’Co-living startup Venn announced Tuesday it raised $40 million in its first round of funding. The Tel Aviv, Israel-founded company aims to take on giants in the space like WeLive by supporting entire neighborhoods, from managing homes to supporting local businesses and creating community spaces. ...Read More
Lawsuit alleges New Yorkers built an illegal Airbnb empireThe group allegedly spent years illegally renting out dozens of properties all across New York City and ultimately made millions of dollars....Read More