Tuesday
April 24, 2018

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/04/2018
    Wild fluctuations in the stock market may be giving some potential home buyers the jitters. 
  • 04/04/2018
    Mall vacancies reached a six-year high as the sector continues to struggle.
  • 04/04/2018
    MLS RoundTable, a group of multiple listing service providers representing approximately 325,000 real estate professionals, announced today that it will move toward creating a consolidated backend, combining feeds, and getting rid of RETS servers.
  • 04/03/2018
    John Burns of Johns Burns Real Estate Consulting shares the population trends to watch over the next 10 years, and how they will impact the housing market. 
  • 04/03/2018
    U.S. bank regulators said on Monday that commercial real estate transactions less than $500,000 can proceed without an independent appraisal of the property’s value. 
  • 04/03/2018
    The amount of equity that owners can tap into is now at the highest level on record, according to a new report.
  • 04/03/2018
    By spending so much time and energy on internal needs, brokerages can miss opportunities to look outward and capitalize on revenue growth.
  • 04/03/2018
    Self-employed borrowers have struggled to qualify for mortgages with tightened lending rules over the last few years. Some banks are looking to increase their efforts to help these customers.
  • 04/03/2018
    The young generation is increasingly entering the housing market as first-time buyers and are expected to lead the growth in new-home buyers too. How should builders respond? 
  • 04/02/2018
    Faced with labor shortages in the appraisal field, the Appraisal Foundation is easing the qualifications necessary for people to work as a certified appraiser.