As the saying goes, those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it, and the U.S. has a history of catastrophic housing blunders to remember, also including the spectacular failure and bailout at taxpayer expense of the savings and loan industry in 1989. Three dramatic failures in four decades—not an enviable track record.
DeFi (or “decentralized finance”) is an umbrella term for financial services on public blockchains, primarily Ethereum.
Can you remember your reaction back in March 2019 when you read the Inman News headline that read “The bombshell lawsuit that could undo the US real estate industry”
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Abstract of title vs. Title insurance An abstract of title summarizes the various instuments and documents affecting the title to real property, whereas title insurance is a comprehensive indemnity contract under which a title insurance company warrants to make good a...
Blockchain – Crypto Currencies (Bitcoin, Etherium, Cardano, etc, NFTs) – Crypto Financial System – Crypto Economy – Crypto Ecosystem..
Foreclosure vs. Forfeiture A foreclosure action extinguishes any claim the mortgagor may have to the real property securing a defaulted loan, whereas a forfeiture refers generally to the loss of a right to something as a result of nonperformance of an obligation or...
Another announcement, indicating, a slow but steady movement of "Crypto Currencies" such as Bitcoin, from the fringes, to the mainstream...and someday, ubiquity. https://www.thebloc
BlackRock filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission to include cash-settled bitcoin futures as eligible investments for two of its funds
Credit history is a key element in evaluating a borrower’s ability to make a mortgage payment, but fewer than 5% of renters today have their rent payments reported on their credit bureau report, putting many prospective first-time homebuyers at a disadvantage.
Unilateral contract vs. Bilateral contract A unilateral contract involves one promise to perform (option contract), whereas a bilateral contract involves mutual promises to perform (as in a sales contract). Unilateral contract -- A contract in which one party makes...
Exclusionary zoning is definied as the zoning of an area in such as way as to exclude minorities and low-income people