Wednesday
July 30, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 06/16/2014
    A government program launched last summer by the Federal Housing Administration is helping people who lost their homes due to foreclosure or short sale step back into home ownership at much quicker rates. 
  • 06/16/2014
    Colorado regulators issued an opinion last week that urged real estate professionals to avoid selling property in off-the-market deals because they say it can pose greater risks for sellers. 
  • 06/16/2014
    While the home equity picture is looking brighter, many owners remain underwater.
  • 06/16/2014
    The National Association of Home Builders says confidence is up, but it's still one point shy of the threshold for what is considered good building conditions.
  • 06/16/2014
    Reality television shows that feature instant home makeovers are popular, but some remodelers say that such shows paint an unrealistic picture of the time and money required to remodel a home.
  • 06/16/2014
    Though foreclosures are down nationwide, there are pockets of heightened foreclosure activity in certain regions.
  • 06/13/2014
    Home owners who already own larger homes are more likely to add additional space through remodeling and expansion projects, according to a recent survey.
  • 06/13/2014
    The International Monetary Fund says that several global housing markets are overheating.
  • 06/13/2014
    Mortgage rates inched up this week, with the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaging 4.20 percent.
  • 06/13/2014
    In Los Angeles, the luxury market may start at $4 million, while in Houston, luxury’s price tag may come at a much lower rate, starting at $1 million, according to real estate panelists at the National Association of Real Estate Editors’ conference.