Friday
January 30, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/29/2015
    Could this finally be the year that more home sellers make their move? NAR researchers talk about the “pent-up seller” demand that is brewing. 
  • 01/29/2015
    A new Consumer Reports survey of real estate professionals reveals which upgrades can boost a home’s selling price by up to 12 percent.
  • 01/29/2015
    In anticipation of a hot spring-buying season, homebuilders are increasing their building of speculative homes, those built without a buyer in place. 
  • 01/29/2015
    What type of impact will the Federal Housing Administration’s move to lower insurance premiums really have on the housing market? 
  • 01/29/2015
    Demand for office space is expected to remain at post-recession highs for the next two years.
  • 01/29/2015
    News Corp founder and executive chairman Rupert Murdoch took the stage at Real Estate Connect in New York on Thursday to explain why Move Inc., the operator of realtor.com®, was a better acquisition than its chief rivals in the online real estate space
  • 01/28/2015
    It may be mid-winter, but the latest housing reports show an uptick in home searches ahead of the typical spring rush.
  • 01/28/2015
    The director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency assured lawmakers Tuesday that new programs backing mortgages with down payments as low as 3 percent are “just as safe” as a loan with a 10 percent down payment.
  • 01/28/2015
    Forbes released its annual list of the fastest-growing cities this year. Will their housing markets follow?
  • 01/28/2015
    After recent highs—driven mostly by a refinancing rush—mortgage applications reversed course, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.