Appraisal Institute teams with RESNET to include HERS score with home appraisals (finally!)

Green building has been around for a quite a while now, and is clearly here to stay. However, a major obstacle continues to be proper valuation of sustainable upgrades and third-party certifications/ratings. A few years ago, the Appraisal Institute, which sets the standards of care for real estate appraisal in the US, rolled out an … Continue reading Appraisal Institute teams with RESNET to include HERS score with home appraisals (finally!)

Blue Sky Capital: “New Wave of Foreclosures Expected in S.D. County”

San Diego Metro reports that another round of foreclosures is expected to hit the San Diego region. Real estate investment firm, Blue Sky Capital predicts that this wave will be even more substantial than the previous round of foreclosures in the county. The company said it has been tracking area properties and found that mortgages … Continue reading Blue Sky Capital: “New Wave of Foreclosures Expected in S.D. County”