Tuesday
May 5, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/22/2015
    Hispanics, already the fastest-growing segment of first-time and luxury home buyers, are expected to account for 7 million of the 17 million new households formed between 2010 and 2015.
  • 04/22/2015
    Researchers point to natural-gas drilling as the cause of a cluster of seismic events that struck the Dallas-Forth Worth area in recent months. 
  • 04/22/2015
    Secondary real estate markets are becoming the primary focus of international buyers as they branch out from large urban areas in search of homebuying opportunities elsewhere in the country.
  • 04/22/2015
    The National Association of REALTORS® hosts a forum with the country's most acclaimed economists, who point to economic traumas curbing home-buyer demand.
  • 04/21/2015
    Former home owners who lost their home to a foreclosure or a short sale are gradually re-entering the housing market and some housing analysts believe they could provide a big boost in housing demand for years to come. 
  • 04/21/2015
    Listings that disclose energy costs have a higher close rate and spend less time on the market than comparable homes, a new study finds.
  • 04/21/2015
    The West and Midwest are showing some of the largest margins of investors favoring flipping over a rent-to-hold strategy. 
  • 04/21/2015
    Economic activity weakened in the first quarter, but a turnaround is expected that will likely give a lift to the housing market, according to Fannie Mae economists. 
  • 04/21/2015
    The fate of a 600-square-foot Seattle home, overshadowed by towering retail buildings all around it, still remains in question as residents show their support for the home known as the "Up" house. 
  • 04/21/2015
    With one in every 10 people in America renting self-storage units, the need for practitioners to help clients manage their stuff will only increase.