Friday
May 26, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/08/2011
    The strategy of underpricing a home may help it to better compete against the flood of foreclosures and sell faster, some housing experts say.
  • 07/08/2011
    About 2 million home owners who were foreclosed upon in 2009 or 2010 can now demand a review of their case.
  • 07/08/2011
    After staying mostly flat the past month, long and short-term mortgage rates inched up this week.
  • 07/08/2011
    Principal reductions on mortgages "would negatively impact the housing market, reduce home loans, and potentially put home ownership out of reach for millions of Americans," a state attorney general and MBA president said in testimony to Congress this week.
  • 07/08/2011
    The nation's apartment owners are currently enjoying declining vacancy rates and rising rents in 80 out of 82 markets surveyed by Reis Inc.
  • 07/07/2011
    The Obama administration has announced that two programs for unemployed home owners will extend the forbearance period on mortgages to 12 months.
  • 07/07/2011
    A bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday was lauded by NAR for its comprehensive approach to reforming the secondary mortgage market.
  • 07/07/2011
    Demolishing new construction traditionally isn't common. But has overbuilding in many areas of the country left some builders no choice?
  • 07/07/2011
    Motherhood is not a basis to deny or delay a loan for purchasing a home, says a HUD official, following an investigation that found some mortgage lenders didn't count disability payments to mothers on maternity leave as income.
  • 07/07/2011
    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg promised the debut of a Facebook tool that would be "awesome." So does it have a use in real estate?