Sunday
February 1, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/22/2015
    U.S. cities are poised to see a rise in employment over this year but only about half of the nation’s cities are expected to return to the employment peaks they had reached prior to the Great Recession.
  • 01/22/2015
    REALTOR® Magazine seeks applications from Realtors® who want to transform their charitable efforts.
  • 01/21/2015
    Outdoor kitchens are a growing favorite among affluent buyers, but a new survey reveals some unexpected details in this design niche.
  • 01/21/2015
    In a look at the last 10 years of data, National Association of REALTORS® researchers offer a few observations to gauge how far the real estate sector has come in the housing recovery.
  • 01/21/2015
    Recent drops in oil prices and mortgage rates, along with positive tailwinds in the economy, are helping to jump-start the housing market in the new year, Freddie Mac notes in its latest housing report.  
  • 01/21/2015
    As mortgage rates tumble, a wave of home owners is taking advantage by refinancing mortgages and unlocking monthly savings. 
  • 01/21/2015
    Despite sales that remain sluggish, builders are slowly regaining confidence in the new-home market.
  • 01/21/2015
    Housing is a key component of the president's plan to rebuild the economy for middle-class Americans, with the FHA premium cut expected to save an average of $900 a year.
  • 01/20/2015
    REALTORS® saw a 35 percent growth in U.S. home sales to foreigners last year, but the strengthening of the U.S. dollar will likely lead to less foreign home buyers. 
  • 01/20/2015
    The housing market has been on the mend for the past few years, but it’s not quite back to what is considered “normal,” according to a new housing report.