Friday
May 22, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/14/2015
    Find out where loan originations for home purchases are up by the highest amounts in the past year.
  • 05/14/2015
    With pocket listings a growing concern in the real estate industry, the San Francisco Association of REALTORS® is trying to mitigate the issue for agents and consumers alike.
  • 05/13/2015
    At a forum looking at how technological advancement is changing the world of valuations, experts from the lending, multiple listing services, and real estate worlds discussed frustrations and new developments in the appraisal industry.
  • 05/13/2015
    At the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C., her husband and two sons implore practitioners to make safety a higher priority in their businesses.
  • 05/13/2015
    Home owners are increasingly overestimating the value of their homes, a new index shows. 
  • 05/13/2015
    A sharp rise in mortgage rates dampened loan application volume last week.
  • 05/13/2015
    That's an 11.4 percent jump in the first quarter from a year earlier for the California city and is more than four times the U.S. median price.
  • 05/13/2015
    REALTORS® are requesting that Congress approve a grace period for the enforcement of a new closing process for residential transactions, which is to take effect Aug. 1, so parties can become accustomed to the changes.
  • 05/12/2015
    The number of metro areas seeing double-digit price appreciation doubled in the first quarter, as tight inventories and strong buyer demand continue to put pressure on home prices. 
  • 05/12/2015
    The two commercial giants will unite and create one of the world’s largest real estate companies.