Tuesday
September 2, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/27/2014
    After several weeks of drops in interest rates, mortgage applications finally got a modest lift as refinancers and home buyers took advantage of the dip.
  • 08/27/2014
    Determining the right asking price that will generate the best offers involves psychological reasons as much as practical reasons.
  • 08/27/2014
    Get inspired by the heartfelt stories of these 10 REALTORS®, whose selfless acts of kindness have propelled them to be finalists for REALTOR® Magazine's 2014 Good Neighbor Awards.
  • 08/27/2014
    At an event with NAR, HUD Secretary Julian Castro said that there’s a growing need for agencies that offer housing counseling to help people understand what responsible home ownership involves.
  • 08/26/2014
    Sales of newly built single-family homes dipped 2.4 percent in July, catching many housing analysts off guard.
  • 08/26/2014
    About 800,000 families across the country could benefit from the Home Affordable Refinance program, but fear is keeping them away, says FHFA Director Mel Watt.
  • 08/26/2014
    The more social connections you have in your neighborhood, the less likely you are to die from a heart attack, a new study suggests.
  • 08/26/2014
    In the past month, hundreds of thousands of Android users have received messages that claim to be from the FBI or a cyber security firm, locking users out of their phones unless they pay a ransom.
  • 08/26/2014
    Tight for-sale inventories and difficulties obtaining mortgages are making real estate agents more skeptical that the market is going to remain strong.
  • 08/26/2014
    What would you do if you were showing a home to a couple and they asked if they could take their clothes off to get more comfortable? This agent tells them, "Sure!"