Friday
December 9, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/11/2015
    The Federal Housing Finance Agency has announced that it is extending its participation in the Home Affordable Mortgage Program and Home Affordable Refinance Program through the end of 2016. 
  • 05/08/2015
    The U.S. has become more "unequal as the number of home owners has fallen while the number of renters has significantly risen," a new analysis from NAR shows. 
  • 05/08/2015
    Consumers continue to express concerns about recent weakening economic conditions and high home prices, according to a new poll. 
  • 05/08/2015
    The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage climbed to average 3.80 percent this week while 15-year rates rose above 3 percent, both reaching their highest levels in nearly two months.
  • 05/08/2015
    Homebuilders are increasingly embracing green certifications and finding ways to incorporate greater sustainable features into their homes. Find out the top 10 "green" homebuilders. 
  • 05/08/2015
    Home ownership can lead to status and independence – qualities that often are linked to happiness, a new analysis shows. 
  • 05/08/2015
    The growing tide of good economic news means the days of rock-bottom mortgage rates are over, but the housing market is nevertheless well-positioned for growth, the chief economist of the Mortgage Bankers Association says.
  • 05/07/2015
    Four percent of all U.S. single-family home sales in the first quarter were flips, sold for a second time within a 12-month period. Find out where house flipping remains the most profitable.
  • 05/07/2015
    As the millennial generation ages, investors see big opportunity in the housing market as these young adults transition into parenthood. 
  • 05/07/2015
    An Atlanta area sheriff was charged with a misdemeanor Wednesday after he says he accidentally shot a real estate agent at a model home while conducting "police training exercises."