• Parade of Homes Spring Festival presents 117 new homes in Oklahoma City area

    BY TIM FALL, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Two neighborhoods are featured in the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association’s Parade of Homes Spring Festival May 1-3 and May 8-10: Princeton Parke in northwest Oklahoma City and Belmont Farms in Edmond.

  • Rebuilding Together OKC zeroes in on Oklahoma City's Classen Ten Penn area

    BY TIM FALL, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    Volunteers with the nonprofit renovated 10 homes in Classen Ten Penn, plus another 20 across Oklahoma City.

  • Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association selling home to benefit charities

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    Phil Boevers of Boevers Homes LLC, is constructing a 2,200-square-foot, Old World bungalow-style home in the Emerald Pointe addition of Piedmont, where he lives.

  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants more than the facts

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Published: Sat, Apr 25, 2015

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeks more than the nuts and bolts of consumer complaints. The federal watchdog agency wants to hear the whole story.

  • Sycamore Square apartments relaunches with new name, and many larger units

    By Steve Lackmeyer, Business Writer | Published: Thu, Apr 23, 2015

    An earlier concept to convert apartments into one-bedroom units has been scrapped.

  • Oklahoma Senate defeats builder registration bill supported by builders

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Published: Wed, Apr 22, 2015

    A move to register and regulate builders fell to defeat in the state Senate Wednesday even though builders themselves were asking for it. The legislation would have had the state Construction Industries Board registering homebuilders and commercial contractors.

  • Oklahoma City code workshop planned

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Code Enforcement 101 will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the Civic Center Music Hall Meinders Hall of Mirrors

  • Oklahoma City residents must obtain garage sale permit

    Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Permits are $7 and are available online by logging on to www.okc.gov, calling 297-2606 or by visiting Oklahoma City’s licensing office at 420 W Main St.

  • High end are homes holding firm in Oklahoma City

    BY TIM FALL, For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Konrad Keesee, longtime broker of luxury homes, has witnessed more than a half-century of steady demand for the top-of-the-market homes his company often lists in the Oklahoma City metro area.

  • The Nation's Housing Column: Credit unions offer great mortgage deals

    By KENNETH R. HARNEY | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Not all credit unions offer attractive loan deals, but many do. To check out credit union membership possibilities in your area, go to www.culookup.com.

  • 'REvolution' is theme of Berkshire Hathaway convention in Las Vegas

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Agents from the Oklahoma City area were among 3,500 agents and guests of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties offices attending the recent HSF Affiliates LLC-hosted annual sales convention in Las Vegas. Gino Blefari, HSF Affiliates CEO, said the energy was high at the event. “The dynamic setting, stand-out performers, insightful speakers and world-class affiliates in attendance made this year’s sales convention one of the best yet,” he said. This year’s theme — “REvolution” — was meant to describe the way Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices said it “exploded on the real estate industry landscape with a world-renowned name, deep value proposition and new perspective on the business.

  • Oklahoma boards rise to meet new standards of the National Association of Realtors

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    New standards mandated by the National Association of Realtors have had the Oklahoma Association of Realtors counseling local boards on how to adapt.

  • RE/MAX honors Norma Cokeley with Diamond Award

    Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Cokeley earned more than $1 million in commissions in the past year

  • Oklahoma City building permits for April 18

    Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Oklahoma City building permits for April 18

  • Oklahoma County land sales

    Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Recent major sales in Oklahoma County totaled more than $37 million, according to deeds released from County Clerk Carolynn Caudill's Office. Major sales are those of $200,000 or more.

  • OKC Beautiful's Gardening Tip of the Month: Celebrate Arbor Day by planting a tree

    By Carla Sharpe | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    Arbor Day, a national tree-planting holiday, is Friday. The Arbor Day Foundation serves our nation to “inspire people to plant nurture and celebrate trees.” You can join in the fun celebrating Arbor Day this year and plant a tree — or maybe two! You can find out more about Arbor Day and the Arbor Day Foundation at www.arborday.org. Being a tree enthusiast, Loretta Aaron loved Arbor Day. Here are her thoughts about this wonderful holiday: Arbor Day is a day set aside to plant trees in most of the United States. When you plant a tree, you plant not only for your enjoyment, but for generations to come. Large-specimen trees increase the value of your property by 20 percent. Trees conserve energy.

  • Broker helps sell Oklahoma City's old schools

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Published: Fri, Apr 17, 2015

    Five years ago, Oklahoma City Public Schools decided recently to actively market its surplus property. It contracted with Bob Sullivan, broker-owner and CEO of Oklahoma City’s NAI Sullivan Group, to do it, treating it like any other commercial investment property for sale.

  • Purple is in for property descriptions

    BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Fri, Apr 17, 2015

    Real Estate Editor Richard Mize writes about property descriptions.

  • Futures File: Prices at the pump expected to cool this summer

    Published: Sun, Apr 12, 2015

    Walt and Alex Breitinger: Gasoline futures are pointing toward the cheapest summer driving season since 2009, with wholesale prices projected to be near $1.75 per gallon.

  • Oklahoma real estate notes for April 11

    Published: Sat, Apr 11, 2015

    Oklahoma real estate notes for April 11, 2015




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