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Author Archives: Mike Albanese

Mike Albanese is a reporter for DS News and MReport. He is a University of Alabama graduate with a degree in journalism and a minor in communications. He has worked for publications—both print and online—covering numerous beats. A Connecticut native, Albanese currently resides in Lewisville.

Earthquake Insurance on Shaky Ground

The July 4th weekend in Ridgecrest, California, was met with a series of quakes that rattled rural western California, along with sections of Nevada and Arizona. Ridgecrest—located approximately 122 miles northeast of Los Angeles—felt three quakes of magnitude 6.4, 5.4, ...

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Breaking Down the Homebuying Process

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Let’s not sugarcoat things: the homebuying process can be difficult.  Weeks, if not months, are spent with a real estate agent looking for houses. Suburbs? City living? Who knows. Then you need to find a lender, see what your options ...

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The Most Affordable Markets for Techies

Silicon Valley and California has long been heralded as the epicenter of the tech world.  However, a new report by realtor.com shows there is more life in the tech world than living in Silicon Valley. Realtor.com listed the best tech ...

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Data Company Introduces Digital Mortgage System

CoreLogic, a global property information, analytics, and data-enabled solutions provider, announced AutomatIQ Collateral, a solution that will provide lenders with a suite of data and analytics on property ownership, value, condition, and hazards.  By offering a single point of access ...

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Where Bad Credit Can Be Repaired

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Apartmentguide.com released its best cities to repair bad credit and found that New Brunswick, New Jersey, to be the best market to repair bad credit.  The release states that New Brunswick is New Jersey’s fastest-growing market, has a lower average ...

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A New Alternative to Affordable Housing?

A report by Bloomberg details an Atlanta startup called PadSplit, which is working to help landlords turn rental properties into pay-by-the-week rooming houses.  The company already manages more than 400 rooms in lower-and-middle-income neighborhoods of single-family homes.  “We’re investing in ...

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Technology’s Role in Dealing with Disasters

Chad Mosley is Chief Relationship Officer for Mortgage Contracting Services (MCS), a nationwide provider of property inspections, property preservation, REO property maintenance, HOA and utility services, property registrations, steel security products and other mortgage-related services. Mosley joined MCS in summer ...

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