Saturday
January 31, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/20/2015
    Lower mortgage rates don’t serve as a major motivator in getting buyers to make a home purchase. Find out what the biggest drivers really are.
  • 01/20/2015
    For the third consecutive year, RE/MAX was the highest-ranking real estate company to land on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015 Franchise 500 list. 
  • 01/20/2015
    Police continue to search for the gunman who shot the CEO of William Holdings Property Management as he was leaving his office Friday night in Hollywood. 
  • 01/20/2015
    Make sure your top marketing strategy involves obtaining referrals from past clients.
  • 01/16/2015
    Fixed-rate mortgages haven’t been this low since May 2013, as home buyers and refinancers look to take advantage of the lower borrowing costs. 
  • 01/16/2015
    NAR is joining a large coalition of companies in lobbying for patent reform legislation. “REALTORS® have become targets of frivolous patent infringement lawsuits for their everyday business practices,” says NAR President Chris Polychron.
  • 01/16/2015
    Several mortgage groups are calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to remove its newly released mortgage education tool, the “Rate Checker,” which was created to help consumers become better mortgage shoppers.  
  • 01/16/2015
    The home remodeling market is showing signs of a rebound. From large additions to small remodels to maintenance and repairs, a new index shows that more home owners are looking to spruce up their homes. 
  • 01/16/2015
    A new study shows there is high demand among home buyers for solar energy homes, and they’re willing to pay more for an equipped home too. 
  • 01/15/2015
    The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced several steps designed to loosen tight mortgage standards and help more potential buyers qualify for financing this year.