Monday
February 8, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/29/2016
    Though pending sales are up, NAR reports that homebuilding is “still grossly inadequate,” and doesn't expect steady price appreciation and tight supply conditions to go away anytime soon.
  • 01/29/2016
    The Federal Reserve remained hesitant to raise rates this week, which means mortgage rates below 4 percent could stick around longer than many originally thought.
  • 01/29/2016
    Some who appear to be shirking their snow-clearing duties are being called out publicly, including at least one real estate brokerage.
  • 01/29/2016
    The number of underwater properties nationwide is now at about half of the peak reached in 2012. 
  • 01/29/2016
    The Federal Housing Administration announced Thursday it would reduce multifamily insurance rates in an effort to encourage more affordable and energy-efficient apartments nationwide. 
  • 01/29/2016
    These six tips will help you maintain a lobby that gives clients the impression that you pay attention to details and care about their real estate experience.
  • 01/28/2016
    Real estate professionals have come to accept certain best practices in their business, but some of them were debunked at the Inman Connect conference this week.
  • 01/28/2016
    Rising interest rates and drought impacts are just two of the trends the Urban Land Institute says you should have on your radar screen this year.
  • 01/28/2016
    Home buyers and refinancers may be viewing the latest drop in mortgage rates as the last opportunity to take advantage of historically low rates. 
  • 01/28/2016
    "Relatively low interest rates and an improving economy are motivating buyers to make a new-home purchase," according to the NAHB.