Friday
October 31, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 10/29/2014
    Can you overcome renters’ most common objections and convince them of the benefits of owning? 
  • 10/29/2014
    Mortgage fraud rose 3.2 percent year over year nationwide. But in some areas of Florida, mortgage fraud has doubled.
  • 10/29/2014
    In some markets, discounts on foreclosures or short sales are as high as 72 percent. Where are investors finding the largest bargains?
  • 10/28/2014
    If you're brave enough, click through this slideshow to see some of the most ghoulish home decorations out there, but be prepared to get spooked.
  • 10/28/2014
    For the first time in 11 months, pending home sales in September rose above year-over-year levels, but 15 percent of REALTORS® still say they have clients who can't get a mortgage.
  • 10/28/2014
    The double-digit gains in home values last year have mostly faded, but that doesn't mean they're not still rising. Fifty-nine percent of U.S. metros posted single-digit annual home-price appreciation in September.
  • 10/28/2014
    Ocwen Financial, one of the nation's largest mortgage servicers, has apologized to home owners after the company was accused of backdating letters to borrowers about loan modifications and foreclosures.
  • 10/28/2014
    With home-price growth slowing, more sellers are getting the message that the market is no longer tilting in their favor. Now they're planning to hold off on listing their homes.
  • 10/28/2014
    Top Agent Network, a real estate business networking site, filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that Zillow stole its trade secrets and made a copycat version of its "coming soon" feature for listings.
  • 10/27/2014
    Marriage and real estate often go hand-in-hand, but a drastic decrease in the number of marriages among young adults could reshape the real estate landscape.