Saturday
December 20, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/12/2014
    Real estate pros who were hoping to use drones to capture aerial photos of their listings may have to wait a lot longer than previously thought. The FAA has extended its original 2015 deadline by two years. 
  • 12/12/2014
    The move by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac this week to offer 3 percent down payment loans may reignite the first-time home buyer market. 
  • 12/12/2014
    Prices have been on the rebound in recent years but, on a national scale, they haven’t caught up to the peak reached in the third quarter of 2005.
  • 12/12/2014
    Home buyers and refinancers are locking in big savings. 
  • 12/12/2014
    A familiar face will become the franchise network’s next CEO, as Margaret Kelly retires after nine years at the helm. 
  • 12/12/2014
    There's been a lot of buzz lately about the sustainable, design-forward world of shipping containers turned into livable spaces. But how will this trend work beyond shiny photos in architectural magazines? NAR has a new resource for you.
  • 12/11/2014
    More baby boomers are planning a move, and they're targeting cities with a lower cost of living, greater job potential, and warmer weather.
  • 12/11/2014
    The discrepancy between appraisers' and home owners' opinions of home values is narrowing, leading to fewer lost deals because of appraisal issues.
  • 12/11/2014
    People relocating for a job are facing a growing conundrum: Some of the strongest employment markets are in areas with the highest housing costs in the country.
  • 12/11/2014
    The IRS issued its 2015 optional standard mileage rates, and they're rising from last year.