Saturday
August 29, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/05/2015
    Fifteen states and the District of Columbia soared to new highs in home prices in June.
  • 08/05/2015
    After three mostly stagnant weeks, total mortgage applications were on the rise last week, with refinancing applications mostly leading the charge.
  • 08/05/2015
    The $96 million sale of the Manhattan Towers in an online auction has become the largest e-commerce transaction ever, according to Guinness World Records. 
  • 08/05/2015
    Investors are flocking to farmland again, hoping to capitalize on what they view as a temporary slump in the agriculture industry that has pushed down land prices in some areas of the country.
  • 08/05/2015
    A new study shows that millennials have the biggest job ahead of them in terms of repairing their credit. 
  • 08/05/2015
    In J.D. Power's 2015 Home Buyer/Seller Satisfaction Study, this franchise took home the gold across four categories of consumers, though there were a few notable runners-up.
  • 08/04/2015
    Realtor.com® debuts a new index that pinpoints which markets offer the best in affordability and choices for home buyers. 
  • 08/04/2015
    Closing costs dropped 7.1 percent year-over-year, but experts warn costs are likely to rise in the coming months.
  • 08/04/2015
    "While new multifamily construction is easing some of the demand for new units, it is currently not sufficient to ease the broader affordability problems facing renters," says a new report from Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies. 
  • 08/04/2015
    Find out what building materials are trending in new homes, from garage enhancements to flooring and kitchen sinks.