Sunday
September 25, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/31/2014
    Content marketing enables real estate agents to have an ongoing conversation with prospects.
  • 12/30/2014
    Strong connections with vendors can translate into new business, which means real estate agents need to do more than put vendors' website links on their own sites or compile a list of phone numbers.
  • 12/30/2014
    President Obama signed into law the Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act, which will grant tax relief to home owners who did short sales in 2014.
  • 12/30/2014
    Nearly 33 percent of home buyers say that "affordability in the area I want to buy" was the biggest obstacle to a home purchase in November.
  • 12/30/2014
    Buyers need at least this much income in order to pay for the principal loan amount, interest, taxes, and insurance payments on a median-priced home.
  • 12/30/2014
    Home shoppers need to know their credit score when embarking on a home purchase. One company says it's making it easier to compare scores for free.
  • 12/30/2014
    More real estate professionals have high hopes for residential sales in the coming months, as the job market improves, 30-year mortgage rates continue to stay at about 4 percent, and inventories of homes for sale widen in many markets.
  • 12/29/2014
    A new analysis offers positive news for would-be home owners, although one segment of the population has a higher uphill climb than the rest.
  • 12/29/2014
    Loans guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs potentially offer big savings, and can be a way for qualified military personnel to break into home ownership.
  • 12/29/2014
    Should new-home buyers be worried? Construction costs are surging at their fastest pace in six years.