Wednesday
November 26, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 11/17/2014
    The editor of Letting Agent Today singles out the National Association of REALTORS® for its mass publishing of industry-wide expertise, government lobbying, and training structure.
  • 11/17/2014
    Could sidewalks change the course of Alzheimer's disease?
  • 11/14/2014
    A deconstruction movement is brewing across U.S. cities, in an effort to combat neighborhood blight and keep dilapidated homes from hampering nearby home prices.
  • 11/14/2014
    A homebuilder has launched an ad campaign urging engaged couples to sign up for a gift registry with a mortgage lender so that their wedding guests can contribute to a down payment on a home. 
  • 11/14/2014
    The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is hovering around 4 percent, keeping borrowing costs low for refinancers and home buyers.
  • 11/14/2014
    Pending contracts to buy a home have been on the rise in recent months, so why are real estate pros feeling pessimistic? 
  • 11/14/2014
    For what you pay in the nation’s priciest housing market for an average four-bedroom, two-bathroom home, you could buy 30 of those same type of houses in the most affordable housing market.
  • 11/14/2014
    Media giant News Corp has officially completed its acquisition of Move, Inc., firming up its stake in the online real estate arena and tying its name to the REALTOR® brand.
  • 11/13/2014
    Markets where rents are rising rapidly are seeing less home-improvement activity, translating to rental properties that aren't being upgraded or properly maintained, suggests a new study.
  • 11/13/2014
    Police are warning real estate professionals in Massachusetts' South Coast region to be wary of suspicious phone calls after more than a dozen were placed to agents from a man posing as a potential buyer.