Wednesday
July 30, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/25/2014
    Fixed-rate mortgages remained mostly unchanged this week, with borrowing costs just slightly above their lows for 2014.
  • 07/25/2014
    "The numbers are a little disappointing … but our surveys show that builders are confident about the future,” says the chair of the National Association of Home Builders. 
  • 07/25/2014
    Home buyers and renters say they are less interest and would pay less for properties located near cell towers and antennas, according to a June survey by the National Institute for Science, Law & Public Policy.
  • 07/24/2014
    Federal and state officials have filed dozens of lawsuits against companies they say have been duping a growing number of home owners who are facing foreclosure.
  • 07/24/2014
    A new survey finds out what home owners would do with their home if faced with an unexpected financial burden. 
  • 07/24/2014
    Properties are selling fastest in these 10 metro areas, according to ZipRealty's second quarter report. Can you guess where?
  • 07/24/2014
    While first-time home buyers’ presence in the housing market has been subdued in recent years, some metro areas are poised to soon see an increase from the younger generation. Find out where.
  • 07/24/2014
    The road back to equity for many home owners has slowed in recent months, but the number of underwater home owners is down 9 percent from a year ago. Find out which five markets have the most underwater properties and which six have the most homes with resurfacing equity.
  • 07/24/2014
    A campaign called “Rethink Homelessness” by the Central Florida Commission on Homelessness has already generated more than 1 million video views worldwide in just five days. 
  • 07/23/2014
    Today’s low interest rates may be spooking potential move-up buyers. Learn how you can help home owners see beyond the percentage points.