Tuesday
March 3, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/16/2013
    Which U.S. cities are leading the nation's housing recovery? Realtor.com® has released its second quarter rankings—and one of the metros may surprise you.
  • 08/16/2013
    Four years into the recovery, and lackluster economic growth persists. But the housing market is one bright spot that may help change the overall economic picture.
  • 08/16/2013
    The projected 490,000 foreclosures nationally this year is a far cry from the peak of 1.05 million foreclosures in 2010. But a few states are seeing year-over-year increases.
  • 08/16/2013
    "Builders are seeing more motivated buyers walk through their doors than they have in quite some time," says NAHB’s chairman. 
  • 08/16/2013
    Average fixed-rate mortgages mostly remained unchanged this week, after bouncing around the last few weeks. But many economists are projecting rates to soon rise again after the Fed’s September monetary committee meeting. 
  • 08/16/2013
    Housing price increases is good for the overall economy, but the gap between moderate-income family earnings and the cost of housing is widening in many markets.
  • 08/15/2013
    With fewer home owners refinancing their mortgages because of rising interest rates, banks may soon relax their lending standards to ramp up business, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
  • 08/15/2013
    Twenty-somethings say they want to buy a home, but they recognize that it will likely take them longer to achieve.
  • 08/15/2013
    Two women in Houston posing as a real estate agent and a home buyer conned sellers into leaving their homes for showings so the duo could rob their houses, according to police.
  • 08/15/2013
    Even though renters insurance is relatively affordable, 65 percent of renters don't purchase coverage, according to the Insurance Information Institute.