Saturday
February 17, 2018

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 02/07/2018
    Homeowners are so optimistic that their home’s value will continue to increase that they’re increasingly turning to home equity loans to spruce up their properties. But a word of caution: Many are unclear on how new tax reform laws could impact home equity loans. 
  • 02/07/2018
    Do your tweets suck? If you feel like you’re screaming into a void when you use Twitter, you’re in need of these four tips.
  • 02/07/2018
    The majority of renters say they want to own a home in the future and believe that homeownership is a critical piece of the American dream. But making the leap into homeownership is proving to be a big hurdle. 
  • 02/07/2018
    A Houston couple reported to police that their entire house was stolen from their 10-acre property in Madisonville, Texas. 
  • 02/07/2018
    Housing permits, a gauge for new-home activity, sunk by significant numbers across the country at the end of 2017. Fewer new homes in the pipeline may mean even tighter housing shortages. 
  • 02/07/2018
    The highest mortgage rates in four years caused a pause in mortgage applications from home buyers and refinancers.
  • 02/06/2018
    NAR researchers say economic indicators remain strong despite the stock market’s largest single-day point drop in history.
  • 02/06/2018
    Luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers claims faulty service from Southern California Gas made one of its high-end developments less desirable to buyers.
  • 02/06/2018
    Some housing analysts are already forecasting that higher borrowing costs will have an impact on the real estate market.
  • 02/06/2018
    A new study plots consumers’ financial milestones over their lifetime. Find out where buying a home typically falls.