Tuesday
April 25, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/19/2017
    Jonathan Smoke has stepped down as realtor.com®’s chief economist after nearly three years at the post. The company has begun its search for a replacement.
  • 04/19/2017
    Fewer home buyers and refinancers locked in the lowest rates of the year last week. Mortgage applications dropped 1.8 percent, the MBA reports. 
  • 04/19/2017
    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is teaming up with China’s largest international property website, Juwai.com, to attract wealthy Chinese buyers who are looking to buy a home in the U.S. 
  • 04/19/2017
    A company that thought it was a great idea to move into a building shaped like a picnic basket is having second thoughts as the now-empty property nears foreclosure two years later.
  • 04/18/2017
    Americans with an education level of bachelor’s degree or higher are more likely to own a home by age 30, according to a new study from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. 
  • 04/18/2017
    With nearly 1 million views, Coldwell Banker’s top-rated video ad campaign highlights the joy of household pets.
  • 04/18/2017
    A home’s value generally appreciates 3 percent to 4 percent every year, but certain house features could boost a home’s value even more. Here are some features that are fetching a premium lately among buyers. 
  • 04/18/2017
    Today is tax day! This may be the perfect day to remind your prospects about the advantage of owning a home when it comes to getting a tax break. 
  • 04/18/2017
    Builders are going smaller with apartments, banking on a lure of tiny studios among the 20-something crowd. 
  • 04/18/2017
    Which housing markets are emerging as top performers this spring season?