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Consumer Protection Is What Title Insurance Is All About

Limited housing supply and a continuation of high home prices in many markets nationwide in 2023 restricted many first-time homebuyers from entering the housing market and finding their dream homes. But there appears to be a light at the end of the tunnel as mortgage rates are expected to steadily

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January Demo Day: The Trade-In Mortgage Powered By Calque

The Trade-In Mortgage is a white-labeled ‘buy before you sell’ solution that is simpler and more cost-effective than competing products. Win more deals with Calque by helping clients make non-contingent offers and qualify more easily. Our binding backup offer protects you and your client if the home doesn’t sell.  Product

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Blackstone To Acquire Tricon For $3.5 Billion 

Private equity giant Blackstone is set to acquire Tricon Residential in a deal valued at around $3.5 billion, the company announced last week. Blackstone entered an agreement to acquire all outstanding common shares of Tricon, with a price tag of $11.25 per common share.  The proposed transaction comes at a

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Florida Theme Parks Creating More Housing For Employees

A large portion of Florida’s economy relies on tourism, especially as major Orlando-area theme parks including Universal Studios Florida and Walt Disney World. But the parks — which employ an estimated 110,000 people collectively — are also facing headwinds due to their employees’ struggles to afford housing, and now both

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Mauricio Umansky And Jason Haber Launch New Real Estate Trade Group

Mauricio Umansky, founder of The Agency and star of Buying Beverly Hills, and Compass agent and NAR Accountability Project founder Jason Haber are making good on a promise to explore a real estate professional trade organization alternative to the National Association of Realtors. The two industry professionals are asking agents

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Financial Services Firm Consolidated Analytics Acquires Real Info

Financial services firm Consolidated Analytics acquired Real Info, Inc. — a provider of property data and valuation technology solutions. With the acquisition, Consolidated Analytics expands its valuation solutions, offering clients tools — from data and analytics to appraisals — to predict market value and access a more comprehensive selection of

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