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Real Estate Expert Testifies On Townhouse Project

Real estate expert James Jones testified before the Parsippany (NJ) Zoning Board of Adjustment regarding a townhouse development proposal. The developer says the project will benefit the local real estate market but some residents argue the construction will have a negative environmental impact.

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Urban Planning Expert On Las Vegas Real Estate

Urban planning expert Robert Lang, professor of sociology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is co-director of Brookings Mountain West. He recently commented on hedge funds purchasing Las Vegas residential real estate, saying, “It’s just another distressed asset.”

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Deflation–How Is It Harmful To The Economy?

Deflation–How Is It Harmful To The Economy?

Deflation is the decrease in the general price level. This is opposite of inflation. How could lower price levels be harmful to the economy? This is not immediately intuitive to people who are not economists nor finance experts.

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Construction Expert On Remodeling

Construction expert Jeff Stief offers some advice to homeowners, new and seasoned, about how to avoid many of the pitfalls of remodeling that haunt even the wealthiest, most educated people because they just didn’t know better. “In the remodeling San Antonio field, some of the biggest mistakes I’ve seen are people getting a deal so good it was too hard to believe. And unbelievable is usually what they get”, Stief said.

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