Tuesday
June 27, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 06/20/2017
    More than 10 percent of new single-family homes that began construction in 2016 were part of a teardown project, according to new data.
  • 06/20/2017
    Coliving arrangements—micro apartments that incorporate a social element—are soaring in popularity, and developers are designing units to better accommodate and foster social interaction between strangers.
  • 06/20/2017
    “Solar paint,” which absorbs sunlight and produces hydrogen fuel from solar energy and moist air, may become available to consumers in the next few years.
  • 06/20/2017
    Typically used as an area for meal prep, homeowners are now finding other uses for this space adjacent to the dining room.
  • 06/20/2017
    To help alleviate the stress of relocating, Reviews.com ranks the best moving companies nationwide and offers tips for how to simplify the moving process.
  • 06/20/2017
    Fannie Mae is making mortgage financing more attainable for buyers burdened with student-debt payments.
  • 06/19/2017
    Homeowners nationwide have doubled their equity since 2009. But the increases in home values—which lead to higher prices—make it harder for prospective buyers to break into homeownership.
  • 06/19/2017
    The real estate industry desperately needs relief from the tight housing supply, says NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun.
  • 06/19/2017
    “In more markets than ever before, the million-dollar mark is the new benchmark for that green lawn and white picket fence,” says a realtor.com® economist.
  • 06/19/2017
    Institutional investors, who made it difficult for home buyers to compete for properties after the housing crash, are now being priced out of major markets. But a new force is stepping in to take their place—and it's not making the real estate landscape any easier for everyday buyers.