Saturday
February 13, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 02/12/2016
    Here’s a timely comparison for Valentine’s Day: Finding that perfect housing match is similar to searching for a soulmate, and at times, that search can be filled with heartache before finding “the one.”
  • 02/12/2016
    “Even with slightly cooling demand, the unshakeable trend of inadequate supply in relation to the overall pool of prospective buyers inflicted upward pressure on home prices in several metro areas,” says NAR’s chief economist. 
  • 02/12/2016
    For the sixth consecutive week, mortgage rates were on a downward spiral as the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hovers near its 2015-low.  
  • 02/12/2016
    Singles deserve a special match on Valentine’s Day too. How about these cities that offer their best real estate chances and a shot at love to boot? 
  • 02/12/2016
    A new study finds that home owners who have at least one court record violation – like a traffic or criminal violation – are a greater risk on homeowner’s insurance. 
  • 02/12/2016
    If you're looking to freshen up your marketing materials this year, make sure you know how colors can impact the consumer perception of your brand.
  • 02/11/2016
    Many renters believe they can't afford to buy a home. That’s often not true, mortgage experts say.
  • 02/11/2016
    If the weather forecast calls for clouds or rain, tell your home buyers they may want to wait for a sunny day before they apply for a mortgage. A new study reveals an unusual correlation between the weather and loan approvals. 
  • 02/11/2016
    Twitter pushed out a new “opt-in” timeline redesign this week that it hopes will revive the social network, which has seen a shrinking audience lately. 
  • 02/11/2016
    HUD says it’s extending its former pledge to have the “first-ever federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness.”