Thursday
October 30, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 10/16/2014
    A Denver real estate team decided to get it from the horse's mouth: They asked consumers directly about what they want from their agents. They found that no two clients have the same desires.
  • 10/16/2014
    Foreclosure activity in the third quarter plunged 16 percent from a year ago, but some markets aren't completely over the hump yet.
  • 10/16/2014
    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is on a mission to end housing discrimination and arm local communities with tools to better enforce the Fair Housing Act.
  • 10/16/2014
    Wayne County is taking on an unprecedented effort to take possession of every property that is three or more years behind in taxes.
  • 10/16/2014
    Builders spent six months building a custom 5,300-square-foot house with ocean views in Hammock Dunes, Fla. But when the couple who had it built came to look at it, they found an empty lot.
  • 10/15/2014
    With most rates at their lowest level in more than a year, refinancing applications surged by 11 percent last week.
  • 10/15/2014
    Home features, building materials and design, and even price and financing can vary dramatically by region, a new study says. What areas get the most for their money?
  • 10/15/2014
    The latest median home price on a single-family home is at $220,600, up from about $160,000 just a few years ago. But the big jump hasn’t dented affordability.
  • 10/15/2014
    Borrowers with smaller blemishes on their credit history are starting to have more productive conversations about loans at smaller lenders.
  • 10/15/2014
    Social Security is the largest source of retirement income for many retirees. But only a few cities have basic living costs low enough to live on Social Security alone.