Sunday
March 29, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 03/24/2015
    Newly released U.S. Census data highlights what segments of the population most say they want to move to a new residence. 
  • 03/24/2015
    "We continue to expect the economy to drag housing upward as we move into the second quarter," says Fannie Mae’s chief economist.
  • 03/24/2015
    Home improvement spending is on track to exceed record highs this year, but how households are planning to fund all of those projects is showing signs of changing. 
  • 03/24/2015
    The spring home-buying season is looking to be more competitive than ever. Here are some tips for your clients on how to approach the competitive housing market.  
  • 03/23/2015
    The arrival of the Internet changed the way we do business. But, tech watchers warn of another, equally disruptive technological change that has already begun.
  • 03/23/2015
    More home owners are being lured into contracts for leasing solar panels. But they're finding it's creating problems when they go to sell.  
  • 03/23/2015
    Usually a hot housing market trails a hot job market. Could the same hold true for these booming employment centers? Find out the current job hot-spots.
  • 03/23/2015
    Some developers and investors are building multi-million dollar homes on spec, before a buyer is ever lined up. Their move could prove risky.
  • 03/23/2015
    "Seeing that more people are realizing the value of housing counseling is a sign that the next wave of home buyers will be better prepared to preserve home ownership," says a spokesman for a national credit counseling agency. 
  • 03/23/2015
    Homebuilding continues to lag behind pre-recession levels, even as the economy shows gains and buyer demand is high. Why are builders still so cautious?