Multifamily permits are up 19%, but they really shouldn’t be | 2018-05-08

Most researchers and economists say construction is slowing and will continue to slow. The odd thing is that the number of multifamily building permits does not reflect that sentiment, jumping 19% in March, according to Capital Economics’ monthly housing report. There is no apparent reason for this spike as developers and multifamily investors seemingly would like…

Zillow CFO Kathleen Philips to retire | 2018-05-07

Zillow announced Monday that Kathleen Philips, who serves as the company’s chief financial officer and chief legal officer, is retiring from her role as CFO effective at the end of May. Philips, who joined the company as general counsel in 2010, will step down as CFO and continue to serve as chief legal officer through the…

Best Buys for Mother’s Day

May 7, 2018 It's time to honor that special woman in your life. Mother's Day is approaching, and whether you are buying for your mother, your wife, or both, consider some inexpensive alternatives or ways to save money on classic Mother's Day gifts. Flowers – Flowers are a popular Mother's Day present, but you don't…