Thursday
July 30, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/20/2015
    While the number of all-cash transactions is dropping nationwide, a few pockets across the country are still seeing a large share of buyers paying all-cash for their home purchase. 
  • 07/20/2015
    The rising popularity of selfies may be an opportunity to get more personal and engaging in your outreach to prospects. 
  • 07/20/2015
    House hunters in some areas are now getting the ability to judge a home in a new way – by its sound level.
  • 07/17/2015
    A new survey reveals that Minneapolis/St. Paul, San Francisco, and Chicago are the three greenest cities in commercial real estate.
  • 07/17/2015
    A small city in the Pacific Northwest finally has a buyer for the castle in its forest.
  • 07/17/2015
    “The fact that builder confidence has returned to levels not seen since 2005 shows that housing continues to improve at a steady pace,” according to a new index measuring builder sentiment. 
  • 07/17/2015
    As foreclosure timelines swell, some banks are asking whether foreclosed homes that have sat vacant for years need to be sold at a sizable discount. 
  • 07/17/2015
    The average rate on the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage increased to 4.09 percent this week, the highest level since October of last year.  
  • 07/17/2015
    Recent home equity gains are prompting more home owners to spruce up their homes. 
  • 07/17/2015
    New homes in California are facing a changing landscape. California lawmakers this week approved new rules that will limit yard turf to about 25 percent of the landscape in new homes.