Sunday
December 11, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/05/2016
    Toll Brothers’ chief says the company is trying to appeal to younger buyers who “can afford a little more and can aspire for their first home to be a 3 series BMW,”
  • 12/02/2016
    Hiring the right people to support your brokerage is an art form. Here are some recommendations that can help you make the best hiring decisions.
  • 12/02/2016
    Don’t look like an amateur. Make sure you aren’t mispronouncing or misusing these real estate terms. 
  • 12/02/2016
    One in four couples admit to sleeping in separate rooms. An architect is pushing homebuilders to look at how to discreetly market a “snore and more room” to the buyers who sleep separately from their partner.
  • 12/02/2016
    Borrowing costs continued to edge higher this week, with the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage now averaging above 4 percent. 
  • 12/02/2016
    The Ethisphere Institute recognizes companies across industries who have demonstrated good ethical practices. This year’s list includes three real estate companies among the 131 honorees. 
  • 12/02/2016
    You may want to add financial resources or talks to your marketing efforts. A new survey reveals that the lack of financial education is needlessly stalling many would-be buyers and making them view the home buying process as scary and intimidating.
  • 12/01/2016
    Home shoppers are getting more options to undergo a digital mortgage process. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac hopes to spur further adoption among lenders with its newly published report of companies that meet its requirements for eMortgages. 
  • 12/01/2016
    As cases of allergies and asthma continue to soar, more Americans are looking closer at their homes and how their environment could be affecting their health. It’s spurring a movement into healthier homebuilding.
  • 12/01/2016
    If you use social media for your marketing outreach, you’ll want to pay attention to some of these hottest trends that could change the way you’re reaching out to clients.