Friday
April 25, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/14/2014
    A new report published by NAHREP finds that Hispanics are expected to comprise 50 percent of all new home buyers by 2020.
  • 04/14/2014
    Home owners spend an average of about 1.4 percent of their home’s value on annual property taxes, but in some areas, that number is much higher.
  • 04/14/2014
    For the fifth year in a row, "Space City" was the top U.S. destination for movers, according to U-Haul. Find out the other cities that topped the list.
  • 04/14/2014
    Next time someone tells you to go to Hell, make sure they're not talking about a cute little town in Michigan.
  • 04/11/2014
    The housing market is stronger today than at any point since the Great Recession and has made progress in several key areas after hitting bottom in 2009, according to Freddie Mac researchers.
  • 04/11/2014
    While it hasn't been this easy to get a mortgage in years, experts say that underwriting is nowhere near as loose as it was in 2005 and 2006.
  • 04/11/2014
    The time it takes for banks to complete a foreclosure on a property has ticked up 20 percent in the first quarter compared to year-ago levels, RealtyTrac reports.
  • 04/11/2014
    Home owners in the San Jose, Calif., metro area have the highest median income in the nation, nearly $50,000 higher than the national average.
  • 04/11/2014
    Following two weeks of increases, average fixed-rate mortgages inched down this week, providing buyers some relief heading into the spring home-buying season.
  • 04/11/2014
    A new report finds that living in sprawling metropolitan areas has major repercussions on people’s ability to move up the economic ladder.