Category Archives: Condominiums

Condominium Irrationality

A very interesting article, although probably obscured from most readers’ field of vision, appeared yesterday (October 3, 2012).  It was interesting not because the events were important or earthshaking but because it was an example of the kinds of horror … Continue reading

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HAVE A CUP OF COFFEE AT STARBUCKS TODAY

The letter below from Howard Schultz appeared in many newspapers and while it has little to do with real estate it has a lot to do with the health of this country and is most appropriate for a 4th of … Continue reading

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Tough Rules For Condos

Tougher rules for condo loans could put blocks on condo purchases. FHA, Fannie & Freddie appear to have increased the percentage of pre-sales required before they will lend on condo purchases and may be screening out projeccts where more than … Continue reading

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