Friday
July 25, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/15/2014
    As boomers hit age 65 and become empty nesters, many housing analysts forecasted that they would move into an apartment, condo, or townhouse. But boomers are sticking to the single-family market that defined their generation.
  • 07/15/2014
    Rejuvenating the nation's aging rental-housing stock will be key to meeting the rising demand of rentals in the future, says a researcher with Freddie Mac.
  • 07/15/2014
    Many housing analysts are banking on Millennials to drive the housing recovery, but their presence in the real estate market has remained sluggish. Some smaller markets, however, are showing strength in attracting younger buyers.
  • 07/15/2014
    Real estate agents need to understand the difference between how men and women communicate, but where they come from can have an impact on your business relationship, too.
  • 07/14/2014
    The NBA star says returning to his hometown is about much more than just basketball. 
  • 07/14/2014
    NAR's new "Real People" ad aims to reinforce the REALTOR® brand with consumers, explaining how buying a home is nothing  like buying stocks or an airline ticket on the web.
  • 07/14/2014
    Mortgage rates are near historic lows, which is great news for home owners and buyers. But the situation could prove to be a big thorn in the side of the recovery.
  • 07/14/2014
    NRT, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company, issued a call asking members to stop flying drones and using drone footage or photography to market properties. 
  • 07/14/2014
    The nation’s largest mortgage lender saw a 3.8 percent increase in second quarter profits, which executives attributed to positive signs in the housing market.
  • 07/14/2014
    Following double-digit rates of appreciation, agricultural land prices may soften in the coming months. Find out why corn is to blame.