NEWS YOU CAN USE: FROM NEWS ON NEST SYSTEM SECURITY ISSUES TO THE LATEST “MUST HAVE” FOR HOME BUYERS

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Winter has truly arrived—hello, snowstorm Jonas! It’s time to hunker down with some hot cocoa and a newfound appreciation for the roof over our heads. To further warm your hearts for the cozy abode you call home, here are some highlights of what happened in real estate this week. From “leaky” Nest thermostats to what’s better than a big backyard, these are the  stories that caught our eye.

Lesson No. 1: Anyone’s water could end up like Flint’s

The high levels of lead in the water in Flint, MI, has sparked national outrage—but how many Americans know what’s in their own water?

“The Flint water crisis can absolutely happen anywhere,” , an environmental remediation expert and authority in lead, pointed out to realtor.com®. In fact, a study of the water quality in 19 U.S. cities by the Natural Resources Defense Council found that spikes of contaminant levels are becoming more frequent due to out-of-date plumbing.

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Keith Kaplan

CalBRE #01933707
Sothebys International Realty
9255 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA   90069

keith.kaplan@sothebyshomes.com

310-646-7791

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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