Sunday
May 27, 2018

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/22/2018
    Consumers are migrating away from high-priced markets in favor of more reasonably priced areas, a new analysis shows.
  • 05/22/2018
    The opinion of homebuyers’ children carries weight when they’re shopping for the right home, a new survey shows.
  • 05/22/2018
    Many house hunters are under the mistaken impression that new homes are flawless and, therefore, more valuable than resale property. Here’s the skinny on the advantages and disadvantages of purchasing new.
  • 05/22/2018
    A new study ranks American counties on eight factors, including poverty rates, employment, affordability, and more.
  • 05/21/2018
    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced last year special rules for when a property does not need a traditional in-person appraisal, but so far, few qualify.  
  • 05/21/2018
    While coastal cities have long been hotbeds for industry development and relocating homeowners, metros in Texas are beginning to usurp them.
  • 05/21/2018
    Developers, architects, and city planners were challenged at a recent meeting of the Urban Land Institute to help build healthier communities and reverse the trend of shorter life expectancy among U.S. children.
  • 05/21/2018
    Home buyers looking to escape city living can find similar neighborhood attributes in the areas outside major metros.
  • 05/21/2018
    Association leaders had a lot on their plates as they wound down the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C., including approving the budget—which comes with a $30 dues increase—calling for a higher level of REALTOR® professionalism, and facing past mistakes in the fight for fair housing.
  • 05/18/2018
    A house just won’t sell and you may stumped at why. There could be a culprit delaying your transaction.