Monday
December 22, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/19/2014
    It's bad news for renters but good for investors: Landlords are rapidly raising their rents. 
  • 12/19/2014
    Foreclosure protection for active-duty military has been extended through the end of 2015.
  • 12/18/2014
    Home owners who did a short sale this year are one step closer to tax relief, as the bill heads to President Barack Obama for final approval.
  • 12/18/2014
    News Corp, which acquired Move Inc. last month, announced that Ryan O'Hara, former president of The Madison Square Garden Company and The Topps Company, will take the reins as head of Move from current CEO Steve Berkowitz in the new year.
  • 12/18/2014
    While younger people increasingly delay home ownership, baby boomers are stepping in to fill the void. 
  • 12/18/2014
    The Federal Housing Administration's pilot program, designed to extend credit to underserved borrowers and help unlock savings on FHA-insured loans, won't move forward.
  • 12/18/2014
    For the third consecutive year, mortgage fraud is on the rise as more loan applications are found to contain misrepresentations.
  • 12/18/2014
    The number of first mortgages at least 90 days past due continues to fall.
  • 12/17/2014
    IBM researchers have found that discarded laptop batteries still pack enough power to light up many homes. Where will this green technology benefit people?
  • 12/17/2014
    Many factors can increase the closing costs buyers face — but they can control some of them. Give your buyer clients more money at the table and help them stretch their buying budget by pointing out these valuable tips to lower closing costs.