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HOAs Gone Haywire, Part IV: How to Decode Your HOA or COA's CC&Rs

Jack Hanson | Posted 01.27.2017 | HuffPost Home
Jack Hanson

HOAs Gone Haywire, Part IV: How to Decode Your HOA or COA's CC&Rs Thus far in my HOAs Gone Haywire series, I have discussed the most common issues of...

HOAs Gone Haywire, Part III: The 411 On Everything You Need to Know About HOA and COA Board Elections

Jack Hanson | Posted 12.13.2016 | HuffPost Home
Jack Hanson

HOAs Gone Haywire, Part III: The 411 On Everything You Need to Know About HOA and COA Board Elections Last May, two Pike County, Pennsylvania men we...

Selling a House: Top 6 Tips That Will Guarantee You Premium Value

Vicky Law | Posted 11.28.2016 | Business
Vicky Law

Sell your house! I know that is not particularly the kind of advice you want to hear, especially with the current state of the economy all over the wo...

6 Factors Businesses Should Consider Before Acquiring Property

Vicky Law | Posted 11.23.2016 | Business
Vicky Law

Every business looking to have a long term identity and presence in the corporate world needs to have some sort of "nerve centre" of operations, a loc...

HOAs Gone Haywire, Part II: How To Avoid The Most Common Pitfalls Of HOA And COA Management

Jack Hanson | Posted 09.15.2016 | Business
Jack Hanson

Last year, a Las Vegas attorney was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a "massive", multi-million dollar HOA fraud scheme involving consp...

5 Tips To Sell Your House Quickly

Zak Mustapha | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business
Zak Mustapha

There are some simple things you can do to speed up the sale of your home without having significant effect on the profit. This article will give you some inside secrets from real estate professionals that will get your home off the market faster than you can think of.

When Homeowners' Association Living Goes Haywire: How To Prevent The Common Problems Of Living Under An HOA or COA

Jack Hanson | Posted 06.30.2016 | HuffPost Home
Jack Hanson

Since 1964, Associations have become increasingly common in part because they give residents a degree of control over their investment that homeowners in non-Association communities do not have.

Forced Confinements Grow In Russia

Armine Sahakyan | Posted 05.23.2016 | World
Armine Sahakyan

Tens of thousands of people languished in psychiatric hospitals in the Soviet Union for years, not because they were insane but because they held views that contradicted the system.

How I Made $120K in Less Than 60 Days While Single and Pregnant

Priscilla Jeha | Posted 05.12.2016 | HuffPost Home
Priscilla Jeha

Being single and 20 weeks pregnant with twins, I had a pretty big one. I made the decision that I needed a 10 year investment plan for my babies. If I didn't do something before they were born, I'd totally miss the boat and all available income after they arrived would need to be spent on their every need. Two babies on one single income will allow little for investment plans!

Here's The Most Expensive Zip Code in Every State

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.02.2016 | Business
GOBankingRates

By Elyssa Kirkham, Finance Writer Ask a real estate agent what the biggest factor in determining a property's value is and they won't even have to th...

How to Increase Your Rental Yield Without Spending a Cent!

Krista M Sharp | Posted 02.24.2016 | HuffPost Home
Krista M Sharp

As more people opt to have children later or not at all it's more and more common for people to have fur babies. Hence the demand for pet friendly homes is at an all time high. Every house we advertise for rent is met with applications from people with pets.

Make Money Renting Part of Your House or Basement Long Term

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.12.2017 | Business
Pauline Paquin

This post appeared first on Make Money Your Way.   I love real estate as a way to invest and build wealth. But what if you can't buy a new place? ...

Treat Her Like A Lady: Civil Forfeiture's Lack of Chivalry

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 01.06.2017 | Crime
Chandra Bozelko

At first blush, it may seem like civil forfeiture is different than the usual methods of justice: targeting poor people who have nothing and placing them in jail. As hard as state and federal governments may try, you can't take nothing from nothing so indigent populations are impervious to forfeiture schemes.

Prosecutor Can't Handle Idea Of Needing A Conviction To Take Property

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.13.2015 | Politics

Oklahoma might be best known as a home to Sooners, Cowboys and country music fans, but a local prosecutor and police officer say the state will be wel...

7 Retirement Havens Frequented By The Rich And Famous

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 10.21.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Celebrities have the luxury of picking the most stunning destinations on earth for their vacation homes. But even in a sought-after place like Italy's Lake Como (where you'd have George Clooney as a neighbor), you'll find attractive options even for those of us who live less than a red-carpet lifestyle.

What "Cozy" Really Means: Decoding Real Estate Listing Language

Posted 08.20.2015 | HuffPost Home

Apartment searching in big cities is a lot like a regrettable online-dating meetup. You travel great distances to a neighborhood you’re not complete...

5 Retirement Havens Where Property Purchase Comes With Residency

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 08.12.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

When you buy a piece of property overseas, it can sometimes come with an important bonus -- it can open the door to foreign residency. Here are five of my favorite places where you can obtain residency by buying real estate.

Moving Up? Should You Keep Your Old House or Sell It?

Cindy Tansin | Posted 05.16.2016 | HuffPost Home
Cindy Tansin

More people today are buying up and keeping - or at least contemplating keeping - their old homes. In fact, 65% of investors are renting their properties instead of flipping? Does this make sense for you? Here are some things to consider:

Divorce Confidential: Crafting a Creative Pet Parenting Plan

Caroline Choi | Posted 01.19.2015 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

It's no surprise pet parents are becoming a lot more serious about pet custody. The need to divide this member of your home can be painful and hold so much more value than the division of material possessions.

Yes, in Your Country: Judge Says City of Philadelphia Can Take Artist's Studio, Turn It Into Grocery Store

Evan Bernick | Posted 01.05.2015 | Politics
Evan Bernick

James Dupree is a world-renowned artist and native son of Philadelphia, who is about to see his art studio turned into a grocery store, thanks to the rubber-stamp review that passes for judging when his city exercises the power of eminent domain.

Government Policy on 'Lost' Money Needs Revision

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics
Howard Steven Friedman

Finding money feels nice until you realize that the money was "lost" due to either willful negligence or gross incompetence.

Surprises About Homeowners' Insurance You Probably Didn't Know

Andrew Lieb | Posted 12.09.2014 | New York
Andrew Lieb

Did you know that in most States, such as New York, an insurance broker is generally not liable for their failure to advise you on what coverage you should obtain? Let this be your resource guide to advocate for your own best interest in obtaining coverage.

Who Gets The Pets In A Divorce?

Caroline Choi | Posted 11.24.2014 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Pet custody is another issue that adds to the many layers of divorce. The implementation of a pet parenting plan may be something to consider, especially if it helps lessen the sense of loss you may feel and experience during the divorce process.

5 Tips Landlords Must Know Before Wrapping-Up Seasonal Rentals

Andrew Lieb | Posted 11.03.2014 | HuffPost Home
Andrew Lieb

Just because the term of the lease is over does not mean that the landlord automatically gets their seasonal rental property back. In many States, the tenant must surrender possession of the property prior to the landlord retaking possession.

Top 5 Tips to Consider Before Buying a Vacation Home

Andrew Lieb | Posted 10.28.2014 | HuffPost Home
Andrew Lieb

Affordability You should condition yourself to the added expense of paying for an increase in your lifestyle. Think about what you can afford in term...