• The trinity of capital, passion and brains is rocking real estate

    4 days ago - By Inman

    As I was sitting in the speaker's room backstage at the recent Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice hearing on competitiveness in the real estate industry, I could not get a particular question out of my head: Does any of this even matter?
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  • 5 tips for buying a foreclosed home

    4 days ago - By Stl Today

    Buying a foreclosed home is not like the typical home purchase. In many cases: Only one real estate agent is involved. The seller wants a preapproval letter from a lender before accepting an offer. There is little, if any, room...
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  • Real estate Q&A: Should I rely on lender-placed insurance or get my own?

    Real estate Q&A: Should I rely on lender-placed insurance or get my own?

    4 days ago - By Stl Today

    Q: We have let our mortgage lender choose our hazard insurance for our home. Although it was more expensive, we figured that if our lender picked it, then it must be great coverage. A friend just told me this is...
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