Thursday
July 30, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/29/2015
    A treehouse is a common addition for homes with kids... but one man decided he wanted one for himself, and when he was done, he had himself a solar-powered flying saucer controlled by his smartphone.
  • 07/29/2015
    The latest numbers show the U.S. home ownership rate continued to fall in the second quarter, but find out why economists are confident a change is on the horizon. 
  • 07/29/2015
    A new survey shows why you may want to highlight the walkability of a neighborhood and area, particularly when you're working with first-time buyers and young adult clients. 
  • 07/29/2015
    Rent-to-own programs are starting to grow in popularity once again as a way for consumers with less-than-perfect credit who can’t qualify for a mortgage to still get on the path to home ownership.
  • 07/29/2015
    Mortgage activity rose only slightly last week despite a small drop in interest rates, but applications remain well above year-ago levels. 
  • 07/29/2015
    ERA Real Estate offers up these five less-known markets for prospective buyers looking for an affordable vacation home. 
  • 07/28/2015
    In some markets, home are selling faster than ever.
  • 07/28/2015
    Millennial home ownership levels may still be low for now, but that is expected to change in three more years, a new survey shows.
  • 07/28/2015
    "Combined with a temporary reprieve from rising mortgage rates and slightly easier access to credit, buyers should find it easier to purchase a home in the months ahead," realtor.com®'s chief economist notes. 
  • 07/28/2015
    In an international comparison of property taxes, the United States has the highest amount in taxes collected on properties.