Wednesday
January 17, 2018

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 03/28/2012
    About one in three real estate contracts were canceled in January, up from 9 percent the previous year. Lowball appraisals are most to blame, agents say. 
  • 03/28/2012
    Fannie Mae's quarterly national housing survey shows that most renters want to purchase a home, but one thing has them spooked. 
  • 03/28/2012
    A new wave of foreclosures is expected to be coming as banks work through huge backlogs of distressed properties. So what does this mean for buyers and sellers? 
  • 03/28/2012
    A growing number of rental scams involve taking actual listings from real estate agents’ sites and reposting the ads on other sites as rentals. 
  • 03/28/2012
    Are you sending potential customers clicking away from your Web site? Make sure you don’t fall for one of these common traps. 
  • 03/27/2012
    The Federal Housing Administration announced that starting Monday it will not insure mortgages to borrowers who have an ongoing credit dispute of $1,000 or more on their file. 
  • 03/27/2012
    Realtor.com recently released its top picks for best housing markets to invest in, factoring in housing inventories, price trends, and unemployment rates. See which cities topped the list. 
  • 03/27/2012
    Mortgage interest payments have fallen 30 percent since peaking in 2007, prompting an increase in savings.
  • 03/27/2012
    Many investors had assumed with the progress in the economy, Bernanke on Monday would announce a reversal to the Federal Reserve's vow to keep key interest rates low through 2014. But the Fed chair is staying the course.
  • 03/27/2012
    "The best properties are city-owned properties or bank-owned properties," a board member to a New York City advocacy group reportedly told a homeless group in teaching them about “homesteading.”