Wednesday
April 23, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/15/2014
    International buyers are flocking to the U.S. in higher numbers this year in search of what they see as bargain prices, economic stability, and a safe haven for investor money.
  • 04/15/2014
    Reports are surfacing again of more home owners falling behind on their mortgage payments, a reversal from the dropping numbers seen over the last several quarters.
  • 04/15/2014
    The city is asking the winning bidders on 15 vacant foreclosures to rehabilitate the homes within 30 days of possession and have them occupied within six months.
  • 04/15/2014
    Even though foreclosure activity is at its lowest level since 2007 nationwide, these states are still seeing elevated numbers of foreclosures.
  • 04/15/2014
    A Greenwich, Conn., estate known as “Copper Beech Farm,” once the most expensive single-family home publicly listed in the U.S., has sold for a staggering amount.
  • 04/15/2014
    Video email can help real estate agents make a lasting impression on prospects. Here are three reasons why you should consider incorporating video into your email campaigns.
  • 04/14/2014
    Are your buyers being too pushy or disrespectful? Be aware of these common complaints from sellers.
  • 04/14/2014
    Housing affordability is lower this year, as home prices continue to rise while wages stay mostly stagnant, according to NAR’s latest Housing Affordability Index. 
  • 04/14/2014
    A new report published by NAHREP finds that Hispanics are expected to comprise 50 percent of all new home buyers by 2020.
  • 04/14/2014
    Home owners spend an average of about 1.4 percent of their home’s value on annual property taxes, but in some areas, that number is much higher.