Thursday
April 27, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/11/2017
    Vacation sales plunged 22 percent year-over-year as vacation homes become more difficult to find and less affordable. Meanwhile, investment home sales are faring much better. Read more from NAR’s 2017 Vacation and Investment Home Survey.
  • 04/11/2017
    If you have a client looking to sell his or her rental property, walk them through these three scenarios to get a lessee-occupied home sold properly.
  • 04/10/2017
    Show your clients this tool from mortgage industry blog MGIC Connects, which can help them decide whether they'd be better off buying a home with a lower down payment or waiting to build up more financial reserves.
  • 04/10/2017
    The real estate and title insurance industries are reminding home buyers about fraud schemes designed to steal their down payment funds, but should more be done?
  • 04/10/2017
    For the first time, a federal judge has ruled that discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity is illegal under the Fair Housing Act.
  • 04/10/2017
    "Strong home-price appreciation has turned into a double-edged sword for the housing market," says Fannie Mae's chief economist.
  • 04/10/2017
    Marketing on the internet can be effective for prospecting, but you have to focus on the right results for your campaigns. Avoid these three missteps so you capture the attention of more potential clients.
  • 04/10/2017
    Affordability issues may be keeping some first-time buyers on the sidelines, but homeownership is more accessible to millennials in these locations.
  • 04/07/2017
    Learn how this new technology provides app-like functions on your mobile-friendly website, joining the benefits of websites and native apps together.
  • 04/07/2017
    A new study shows that your clients have a lot of misunderstandings when it comes to home and flood insurance. Would you be able to explain it to them?