Saturday
June 24, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 06/01/2017
    A handful of states are approving First-Time Home Buyers Savings Accounts. Find out what they are and how they could help your clients achieve homeownership. 
  • 06/01/2017
    Families who are seeking affordability and top-notch schools may want to head to the central parts of the country, according to new rankings released by HomeUnion.
  • 05/31/2017
    Rising credit scores will likely prompt banks to make more credit available, at a cheaper cost, to mortgage borrowers.
  • 05/31/2017
    More than 370 business professionals chime in with the top areas of focus for their marketing dollars online in reaching new and old customers. 
  • 05/31/2017
    The lack of housing inventory nationwide is limiting home sales and dampening mortgage applications during the height of the spring buying season, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports. 
  • 05/31/2017
    Do you have clients who dream of owning an oceanside getaway? If they’re in search of a bargain, here are some of the least expensive hideaways to consider.
  • 05/31/2017
    Home buyers are facing persistently low inventory levels and price appreciation that’s rising much faster than incomes. Read more from NAR's latest housing report on how that is taking a toll on contract signings. 
  • 05/31/2017
    The Federal Reserve says quarterly increases in interest rates are likely in the future—a fundamental shift in its policy over the last few years.
  • 05/30/2017
    More than two-thirds of millennial prospective buyers say they don’t even have $1,000 in down-payment savings, but that doesn’t mean they don’t want to buy.
  • 05/30/2017
    The Council of Residential Specialists is adding an “education maintenance requirement” that all of its members will be required to meet starting in 2018.