Thursday
April 27, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/14/2017
    The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage continues its freefall, lowering borrowing costs for home shoppers.  
  • 04/14/2017
    The pricier the home, the longer it’ll take to sell. Some high-end sellers are waiting not just months but years to make a sale. 
  • 04/14/2017
    Real estate decisions can be some of the most stressful aspects of retirement. These are a few of the most common mistakes retirees make.
  • 04/14/2017
    A property inspection firm in Australia went viral by daring its real estate agencies to film a video trying to crack a 3.3-pound egg.
  • 04/13/2017
    A new realtor.com® survey reveals the top desires of home buyers today: Ranch-style homes and updated kitchens. Find out what you should be talking up in your marketing.  
  • 04/13/2017
    Owners say their homes are worth more than what appraisers say they’re worth, shows a new index, which reveals a widening gap between owner and appraiser’s assessments. 
  • 04/13/2017
    Foreclosure activity has mostly dipped below pre-recession averages in most places, but a few areas across the country are still finding levels elevated. Buyers may be able to still snag a deal for a foreclosure in these select places.
  • 04/13/2017
    You can’t solely blame the millennial generation for the delay into homeownership. In other parts of the world, like China, 70 percent of young adults are homeowners. 
  • 04/13/2017
    Some of the hottest rental markets in the country are now seeing rents start to drop as landlords find they may have hit the peak of what they can charge renters. 
  • 04/13/2017
    No matter the size, creating an inviting area for entertainment and daily living doesn’t have to be a massive construction ordeal. Instead, just a few simple additions to the outdoor space can make all the difference.