The Inman Handbook on real estate’s biggest rivalries

In 1878, a dispute about a hog sparked a legend. The dispute began when Randolph McCoy claimed that Floyd Hatfield had stolen the hog. A trial ensued, but testimony from a witness with ties to both families helped clear Hatfield. Then, two years later, two McCoy’s killed that witness. The hog-stealing incident came amid an … Read more

Watchdog group asks FTC to review Quicken Loans mortgage ads

The National Advertising Division of BBB National Programs takes issues with promises by Quicken Loans that “No Registration, No Login” is required in company advertisements “encouraging consumers to refinance their mortgage and learn more about its low refinancing rates.” A nonprofit watchdog has asked federal regulators to review advertising by Quicken Loans that it says … Read more

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