Saturday
April 19, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/08/2014
    The housing recovery is strengthening across the country, but the Obama administration cautions that the economy is still healing from the recession and the recovery is fragile.
  • 04/08/2014
    Foreign buyers are showing a preference for purchasing properties in the U.S. over other countries, viewing real estate here as a safe place to put their money, a new survey shows.
  • 04/08/2014
    A practice that had mostly come to a halt after the housing crisis is heating up again as some developers take a gamble on building speculative multimillion-dollar homes.
  • 04/08/2014
    The Texas Association of REALTORS® and the Texas State Affordable Housing Corp. have teamed up to teach Texas residents more about the steps to home ownership.
  • 04/07/2014
    Home prices have risen so much in the past year that some buyers are coming out this spring to find prices are higher than they might have expected. 
  • 04/07/2014
    Most buyers say they're not willing to pay extra for environmentally friendly home features – that is, unless you change the way you phrase the features, a new study shows. 
  • 04/07/2014
    Between 2000 and 2012, apartment rents have risen 6 percent while renters’ incomes have fallen 13 percent. Apartment List’s chief executive says an “affordability gap” has brewed in the rental market. 
  • 04/07/2014
    Following a winter filled with snow and ice storms, more city officials in the Midwest and Northeast are taking a closer look at the stability of their trees and whether some tough choices need to be made. 
  • 04/07/2014
    The word "REALTOR®" appeared on a recent list by Business Insider of “surprising words you’re probably mispronouncing.” 
  • 04/07/2014
    With summer right around the corner, here are some tips from a professional stager for getting vacation rentals ready for the season.