Thursday
March 5, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 02/23/2015
    Strong demand in the multifamily sector is evident as new construction projects try to keep pace with a growing number of renters.
  • 02/23/2015
    This powerful, diverse demographic is changing the way builders construct communities.
  • 02/23/2015
    About 2.4 million borrowers with Federal Housing Administration loans could lower their mortgage costs by refinancing, according to a new study. 
  • 02/23/2015
    Fond remembrances of the former president of the California Association of REALTORS® and past NAR treasurer poured in over the weekend, after the industry leader passed away late last week.
  • 02/20/2015
    A new study shows how implementing energy efficient construction requirements in subsidized housing can make paying rent that much easier for cash-strapped tenants.
  • 02/20/2015
    Following the finalization this week of Zillow’s acquisition of Trulia, ListHub announced that it will no longer send thousands of listings to Trulia effective next Thursday.
  • 02/20/2015
    Home owners aren’t selling, and the lack of housing inventory is restraining numerous markets across the country, realtor.com® reports in its January National Housing Trend Report.
  • 02/20/2015
    Fixed-rate mortgages inched higher for the second consecutive week amid a stronger employment report, according to Freddie Mac.
  • 02/20/2015
    Low interest rates and home prices helped lift housing affordability slightly in the fourth quarter of 2014, a new affordability index shows. 
  • 02/20/2015
    Abandoned homes left in foreclosure can decrease the property value of neighboring homes, and New York officials are trying once again to lead a fight against these so-called “zombie” properties.