Katy, Texas
It’s no secret the Houston area is booming. In fact, a recent study by Atlanta-area relocation firm WelcomeMat Services ranks one of the city’s ZIP codes as the fastest growing in the…
Denver vacation property
Summer is a popular season for buying a vacation home in the Colorado Rockies, says Denver-area Realtor Bryan Messick. But, he says, finding the right place requires careful research, good…
Green home
Atlanta’s housing market is going green. Georgia ranks seventh in the nation for sustainable construction, according to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). So how do you find a green…
Buying a New Home in Houston: What You Should Know
Houston leads the United States in new home construction and is the “capital of master-planned communities in the country,” according to John Burns, CEO of John Burns Real Estate Consulting.…
Atlanta skyline
ITP or OTP? If you live in the Atlanta area, you already know what these acronyms mean. But if you’re new in town, you may be wondering what all the…
Buying a Home in Phoenix’s Developing Neighborhoods
Phoenix is full of developing neighborhoods, which offer the chance to buy a new home in an up-and-coming area. But before you take the plunge, beware: Neighborhoods don’t always develop…
Atlanta's skyline lights up at night.
Atlanta’s luxury condo market is back, and buyers are taking advantage of the rebound, data from Trulia shows. After being battered by the housing market collapse and recession, condo sales and…
‘Ferris Bueller’ Home for Sale in Highland Park
In “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” in a spectacular show of defiance, the title character’s best friend, Cameron, kicks his father’s red Ferrari through the glass walls of a modern garage,…
Low Mortgage Rates, Stock Contribute to Chicago Housing ‘Mini-Boom’
With their first child due in August, Jason and Megan Komenda knew last fall that they wanted out of their one-bedroom Lincoln Square condo with shared laundry three floors below…