Rent Control: What It Means For The Real Estate Marketplace
Rental rates continue to rise year over year, with a vast majority of the nation’s 100 largest cities seeing increases. For tenants, the first question that often comes to mind is: "Is this even legal?!" The short answer is yes, unless you live in an area that has rent-control or rent-stabilization acts in place. And rent control probably isn’t going anywhere — a report from late last year indicated that there was not a single location in the country where someone working a f
Want an Environmentally Friendly Home? Here are Some Key Terms to Know...
The “green home” is no longer an unfamiliar concept to today’s informed and environmentally conscious homeowners. Still, many of the terms that come with this lifestyle can leave some people scratching their heads. Developing a green living vocabulary can go a long way towards making us exemplary eco-friendly homeowners and neighbors. Let me help you build yours with this brief glossary I’ve put together: Active solar power – Active solar power is an electric system that conv