Monday
December 22, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/10/2014
    Despite low mortgage rates, refinancing and home purchase applications have returned to the activity level of late November.
  • 12/10/2014
    With luxury sales lighting up the transaction boards, buyers have their eyes on the marketplace. So what features are they loving in the search for their new home?
  • 12/10/2014
    Facebook finally brings its users a way to find keywords within posts and photos that friends have shared.
  • 12/10/2014
    Can you speed transactions along by doing the opposite of what the other side expects? One trainer argues that it's the way to go.
  • 12/09/2014
    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's latest low-down-payment loans could open the door to more first-time home buyers who had been struggling to qualify for a mortgage.
  • 12/09/2014
    "If not for them, we would have seen a much lower home ownership rate overall, more homes on the market, and more weakness," according to Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies.
  • 12/09/2014
    The gap between those who say it's a good time to buy a home and those who say it's a good time to sell is growing larger.
  • 12/09/2014
    Though renters say they dream of owning a home one day, most of them will need to keep renting for at least the next three years, according to a new survey.
  • 12/09/2014
    Younger home buyers are showing preferences for smaller, older, and less expensive homes, according to the National Association of Home Builders.
  • 12/09/2014
    Must-watch video: A team of real estate professionals in Denver asks bundled-up consumers if the cold could keep them away from searching for the perfect home.