Thursday
September 18, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 09/09/2014
    These are the metro markets that are expected to see the largest surge in residents aged 55 and over within the next five years. 
  • 09/09/2014
    Real estate agents need to be proactive when it comes to their social media presence, creating template themes that enable them to plug holes in their content and ensure they are posting on a regular basis.
  • 09/08/2014
    The Federal Housing Administration is overhauling a long-held policy of charging extra interest payments on loans it insures to borrowers who have already paid off the principal debts on their mortgages.
  • 09/08/2014
    Americans are moving shorter distances when relocating, and they are favoring suburbs and the Sunbelt region, hunting for lower density, more jobs, and cheaper housing.
  • 09/08/2014
    Some analysts are blaming the slowdown in the housing market on banks that are preventing too many prospective buyers from getting a mortgage.
  • 09/08/2014
    Though the average income for U.S. families increased about 4 percent (accounting for inflation) between 2010 and 2013, nearly all of that growth was concentrated among the top earners.
  • 09/08/2014
    A few weeks ago, we revealed the names of the 10 finalists for REALTOR® Magazine's 2014 Good Neighbor Awards. Now we want you to tell us who is your favorite!
  • 09/08/2014
    Some analysts are blaming the refinancing boom in the early 2000s for strapping Americans with mortgage debt later in life.
  • 09/05/2014
    For the third consecutive week, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage held steady, with borrowing costs for home buyers and refinancers remaining near its lows for the year. 
  • 09/05/2014
    In some markets, home owners may need to use only about 3 percent of their income to afford the mortgage payments on a median-priced home.