Mile-high appreciation | 2018-04-17 | HousingWire

Whether it's ranking America's highest rates of real estate appreciation or just its highest real estate, Washington and Colorado are top of the heap. Those states, which coincidentally have eight of the 10 highest peaks in the continental U.S., have six of the 10 Metropolitan Statistical Areas topping the recent March 1, 2018 VeroFORECAST projections from…

5 things to know about Europe’s new data rules — which could cost big, bad tech billions

The past month has delivered a renewed focus on protecting personal data, thanks to Facebook drawing all sorts of flak for how it managed people’s sensitive information. So European Union regulators might be patting themselves on the back for their new General Data Protection Regulation, a set of data-handling rules due to take effect on…

What I Read & Watched This Past Week

Welcome to my weekly Book-ish post where I share what I’ve been reading and watching recently. If you missed it, you can see my Reading Goals for 2018 and 44 Books I Plan to Read This Year.  (Note: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links, and we will be compensated when you make a purchase…

LERETA adds Bill Theisinger as chief technology officer | 2018-04-16

LERETA, a national real estate tax and flood service provider, announced Tuesday morning that is has added Bill Theisinger as the company’s chief technology officer. Theisinger brings nearly 20 years of technology experience to his new role with LERETA, where he will focus on “creating business platforms that allow for greater efficiencies both internally and…