Category: Community Living

Real Estate Trends Residential buildings and easel with a positive growth trend chart. Market growth, attracting investment. Raising taxes and house maintenance. Real estate price increases. High demand and value
2024 February The Housing Market Going Into 2024

The national housing market for 2023 will likely be remembered as one of converging challenges, especially for the multifamily sector. A recession possibly looming, ballooning interest rates, steady inflation, global instability, and a stri…

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2024 January Q&A: Overbearing Manager

Q. I live in a gated community and the manager seems to be controlling the board rather than vice versa. She has filled vacant board seats without an election—some new residents don’t even know that we’re supposed to hold elections. The b…

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Real Estate Trends Kiev, Ukraine - May 18, 2021: Buying Property with Cryptocurrency. Buying real estate with bitcoin. Gold bitcoin coin, model house on gray background. property. Copy space.
2024 January Co-ops, Condos, & Crypto

These days, so much of what we do and own is defined—often redefined—by technology, including our assets. Cryptocurrency is a prime example. While not really ‘money’ in the traditional sense of dollars or pounds or euros, and in no way simi…

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Real Estate Trends Senior housing RGB color icon. Nursing home. Retirement comfort dwelling. Elderly people healthcare treatment. Residence for pension. Old family social support. Isolated vector illustration
Okay, Boomer

It’s no great secret that America is getting older. The birth rate in the U.S. has fallen by more than half since the early 1960s, and the typical life expectancy in the U.S. has increased by around a decade over the same span. Put another …

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Downsize....or Rightsize?

For many unit owners, there comes a moment when they realize their space needs have changed. For whatever reason, the “perfect” space they chose and invested in years ago no longer works. Maybe their family has grown, and the apartment is s…

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Buying & Selling flip 2022 to 2023 block with house model. real estate, Home loan, tax, investment, financial, savings and New Year Resolution concepts
End-of-Year Unit Sales

Whether you’ve tried to buy an apartment or sell one, the past year has been a difficult one. Expectations on both sides have yet to fall in line with the realities of the market - and interest rates haven’t helped the situation. On top of …

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Community Living Set of hands with posters, a megaphone, signs, banners and placards. Vector illustration in doodle style.
Free Speech vs. House Rules

The First Amendment of the US Constitution guarantees the right to free speech and expression - but how does that right apply to the residents of multifamily co-op or condo buildings? Does it apply at all? Can you - or the guy down the hall…

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