Saturday
November 22, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/08/2014
    At the Consumer Electronics Show this week, several auto makers are touting features that allow you to take your hands off the wheel. 
  • 01/08/2014
    NAR-backed legislation to push the pause button on destabilizing changes to federal flood insurance costs took a strong step toward passage in the U.S. Senate yesterday when a large bipartisan group of senators announced their effort to bring the bill to a vote.
  • 01/07/2014
    Single-family home construction costs are at the highest levels since 1998, and that's bad news for buyers looking for a bargain.
  • 01/07/2014
    American cities claimed four of the top five spots in the world for foreign property investors, but this year’s number one spot belonged to a European metropolis.
  • 01/07/2014
    Mel Watt was sworn in Monday as the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, and many in the mortgage industry believe that Watts’ confirmation signals a new shift in U.S. housing policy.
  • 01/07/2014
    If buyers want to snag a deal on a foreclosure, they should look in these cities. 
  • 01/07/2014
    Last month, two listings made news when the sellers said they were willing to accept bitcoins. Now, a real estate firm is publicly announcing it'll accept the virtual currency too.
  • 01/07/2014
    Depending upon where they are looking in the country, buyers could have a lot more or a lot less to choose from than they did one year ago.
  • 01/06/2014
    Faced with tight inventories of homes for sale, more buyers are realizing they may have to bend a little in order to get the home they want.
  • 01/06/2014
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is asking for feedback on the most stressful, confusing, and problematic areas for consumers when it comes to the closing process in a home purchase.