Tuesday
September 30, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 09/29/2014
    Realtor.com® says these markets are “primed and ready” for Gen Y home buyers this fall.
  • 09/26/2014
    The home equity gains are “driving forward the rise in wealth for the typical home owner,” according to CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report. 
  • 09/26/2014
    What makes a top-ranking town? Money magazine says these cities with populations between 50,000 and 300,000 have all the right characteristics. 
  • 09/26/2014
    With a forecast of below-normal temps again this winter, help clients protect their landscape investment with these tips.
  • 09/26/2014
    Fifty-eight percent of respondents in a recent survey say their ideal neighborhood would be in a transit-friendly community that contains “a mix of houses, shops, and businesses."
  • 09/26/2014
    Most REALTORS® view their local market outlook as “strong” rather than “weak,” but they still cite the following challenges as curtailing their housing markets, according to the latest REALTOR® Confidence Index. 
  • 09/26/2014
    Fixed-rate mortgages dropped slightly from the previous week, holding near yearly lows.
  • 09/25/2014
    The National Association of REALTORS® sent a letter this week to the Federal Aviation Administration asking the agency to consider permitting the use of drones in real estate, arguing that the technology does not pose a threat to public safety.
  • 09/25/2014
    "We will continue to see 'two-steps-forward-and-one-step-backward' movement in our housing stability index until the broader economy sees better growth," the latest Freddie Mac report says.
  • 09/25/2014
    Sales of new single-family homes soared 18 percent in August, as greater confidence in the recovery swept across the housing industry, despite news that homebuilding and existing-home sales fell last month.