Tuesday
May 24, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/17/2016
    The FBI reportedly hid microphones under rocks and in trees in the Bay Area to try to catch real estate investors who were part of an auction bid-rigging scheme. 
  • 05/17/2016
    Eleven graduates from RU's third graduating class were given their Master of Real Estate degrees during a commencement ceremony in Washington, D.C., last week. Here's what some of them say they learned from the RU program.
  • 05/17/2016
    Use a home buyer questionnaire to weed out your best leads and help your clients find the perfect home faster. Here are some tips for crafting one. 
  • 05/17/2016
    Police are on the hunt for a thief snatching up high-priced jewelry at luxury residences for sale in New York City. 
  • 05/17/2016
    You’ll soon be able to craft longer tweets in Twitter. The social network reportedly will no longer count photos and links as part of its 140-character limit for messages. 
  • 05/17/2016
    Borrowers’ last chance to take part in the Home Affordable Refinance Program is nearing. The HARP program will expire at the end of the year. 
  • 05/16/2016
    The Board of Directors for the National Association of REALTORS® voted Saturday for a series of changes to the organizational alignment/core standards requirements for local and state associations.
  • 05/16/2016
    However, home owners’ estimations are getting closer to appraisers’ opinions of value, a new index shows. 
  • 05/16/2016
    A judge has found a St. Petersburg, Fla., man guilty of robbing two real estate agents at gunpoint after he caused panic among Florida real estate professionals a year ago.
  • 05/16/2016
    Experts in the hospitality industry disagree about how to protect property rights while leveling the playing field between hotels and short-term rentals.