This Bathroom Has Us Mystified: Is It a Mirror or a Double Bathroom?

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(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) Wait, … Read More

6 Weird Real Estate Laws (That are Actually on the Books)

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Waldron Island, Washington No building can have more than two toilets. This tiny island in the Puget Sound makes up one of 172 islands in the San Juan Archipelago, which sits between Washington State and Canada. It is one of the lesser-developed islands, but it does have a small elementary school and a post office. The ban on having more … Read More

Homeownership and Education: Highly Educated Households Are Not Immune to Homeownership Declines

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The gap between the rates of homeownership among the most educated and the least educated widened between 1995 and 2005, and then held steady from 2005 to 2015. The portion of Americans who own their homes fell nationwide for all education levels over the last 10 years, even among the most educated households. High school graduates have the same rate … Read More

5 Cities With the Highest Percentage of Women Making $100K+ a Year

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The topic of the gender pay gap in the U.S. isn’t going away anytime soon. It’s a conversation happening at the dinner table and on the presidential campaign trail . Wage inequality doesn’t seem to be discriminating by profession either. An article by Fast Company says that there is no industry where women earn equal to or more than men … Read More

Sales Maintain Healthy Growth Even As Buyers Hit Their Limits on Price

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Redfin Housing Demand Index Forecasts Prices to Rise 4.3% in November, Sales to Gain a Healthy 8.3% The Redfin Housing Demand Index posted its smallest annual increase so far this year, inching up only 0.3 percent to 93 in September from 92 a year earlier. Fewer people are touring and those who are have less to choose from, but they’re … Read More

The One Thing Every Real Estate Investor Should Do Each Morning

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As a real estate investor, it’s difficult to find time in the day for all of the things that need to be done. From managing your properties and portfolio to handling other personal and professional obligations, your schedule is busy. We get it. However, there’s one thing that you absolutely have to make time for […] View the full article: … Read More