Friday
April 18, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/27/2012
    The government’s plans to proceed with a bulk sales program of foreclosure properties is creating an outcry among many in the real estate industry. 
  • 08/27/2012
    Real estate investment trusts are increasingly being eyed by investors as a potential income source—possibly delivering yields of 4 percent or more—at a time when other investments are drying up.
  • 08/27/2012
    Although still positive, a slowdown in job creation and ongoing tight loan availability has tempered commercial growth in some areas.
  • 08/24/2012
    While sales of newly built single-family homes is on the rise, buyers are finding much fewer choices as inventory sinks to a new record low. 
  • 08/24/2012
    Following several positive reports this week of a housing market gaining momentum this week, fixed-rate mortgages inched higher.
  • 08/24/2012
    With ultra-low mortgage rates and high affordability, first-time home buyers may never have a better time to jump into the housing market. So why aren't there more of them?
  • 08/24/2012
    However, a disproportionate number of home owners in one age group still owe more on their mortgage than their home is currently worth. Find out why economists are so concerned.
  • 08/24/2012
    The home that was the site of convicted serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer’s first murder is up for sale. The seller is hoping buyers can look past the home’s grizzly history. 
  • 08/24/2012
    The latest U.S. Census figures for June show year-over-year Hispanic homeownership rose by 7.3 percent from 6.2 million to 6.7 million.
  • 08/23/2012
    Americans are feeling the best about their financial situation than they have in nearly four years, mostly due to improvements in the housing market, a new study shows.