Some real estate pros take aim at anti-piracy legislation

Some real estate practitioners and technologists have taken a stance against federal anti-piracy legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives (SOPA) and the Senate (PIPA), worried that it could restrict the legitimate sharing of real estate information online. Online user-generated encyclopedia site Wikipedia blacked out its site recently to protest the anti-piracy legislation that critics …

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Stronger Lure for Prospective Home Buyers

Owning Continues to Become More Affordable Relative to Renting, but Several Obstacles Prevent Many From Biting Home prices and mortgage rates have fallen so far that the monthly cost of owning a home is more affordable than at any point in the past 15 years and is less expensive than renting in a growing number …

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Best day to list real estate for sale: Friday

Sellers should list their home on a Friday for the best chance of selling it, according to Seattle-based brokerage Redfin. Redfin analyzed data for 1.2 million listings in 16 markets nationwide over the past 21 months. The brokerage found that of all listed homes in those 16 markets, those listed on a Friday were 12 …

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Prudential stats

Prudential California Realty in Orange County has 11 locations with 600 real estate professionals, with a sales volume of more than 2.1 billion in 2010. Voted “Orange County’s Best Real Estate Brokerage” in the Orange County Register 2010 Readers’ Poll. Is a full-service company offering mortgage, title, escrow, home warranty, and homeowner’s insurance services to …

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