Thursday
March 23, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 03/13/2017
    The flippers are back. The number of single-family homes and condos flipped recently zoomed to a 10-year high, a new report shows. 
  • 03/13/2017
    The number of riskier mortgages is growing, which is increasing delinquencies slightly and raising concerns about defaults, USA Today reports.
  • 03/13/2017
    Lease-back agreements in the ultraluxury market are becoming more commonplace, but the arrangements can create complications, if both sides aren't careful.
  • 03/13/2017
    Smart-home manufacturers are rethinking whether it’s voice control that will fuel adoption. Some companies are starting to believe the ability to text message a home’s appliances might be more appealing. 
  • 03/10/2017
    The Trump administration reportedly is considering cuts at the Department of Housing and Urban Development of more than $6 billion, which could particularly hit public housing support programs hard.
  • 03/10/2017
    Borrowers were met with the highest mortgage rates of the year this week. 
  • 03/10/2017
    Home flipping is growing again, and some real estate pros are warning buyers to be cautious and do their homework before purchasing a flip.
  • 03/10/2017
    "This is great news for homeownership and the financial returns to ownership,” according to economists detailing the latest findings from the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent Index. 
  • 03/10/2017
    If your sellers have smart-home devices, they’re still ahead of the curve. Connected home solutions are still in the early adopter phase worldwide, according to a new survey. 
  • 03/10/2017
    If you want to make a living in real estate, you can't rely on friends, family, and former clients to keep your funnel of leads full. You need to develop a local network of people who can refer business to you.