Wednesday
May 27, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/12/2015
    The number of metro areas seeing double-digit price appreciation doubled in the first quarter, as tight inventories and strong buyer demand continue to put pressure on home prices. 
  • 05/12/2015
    The two commercial giants will unite and create one of the world’s largest real estate companies. 
  • 05/12/2015
    About 1.5 million new housing units are needed each year to accommodate the rising population, but housing starts have only averaged about half of that for the past seven years. 
  • 05/12/2015
    Foreclosures and serious delinquency rates continue to drop as the home purchase market begins to emerge from its eight-year slump, according to a new report.
  • 05/12/2015
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed a lawsuit against Nationwide Biweekly Administration Inc. and Loan Payment Administration LLC, alleging the companies misrepresented the interest savings consumers stand to gain. 
  • 05/12/2015
    Sen. Shelley Moore Capito says she’s looking forward to meeting with REALTORS® this week because she relies on them to get a good look at how federal laws and regulations impact real estate markets in her state and around the country.
  • 05/11/2015
    The Federal Housing Finance Agency has announced that it is extending its participation in the Home Affordable Mortgage Program and Home Affordable Refinance Program through the end of 2016. 
  • 05/11/2015
    The majority of young adults say they'd be willing to spend extra in order to stay in an apartment they love, but the bigger question remains whether they'll actually be able to afford to do so. 
  • 05/11/2015
    The number of real estate transactions involving all-cash is dropping considerably.
  • 05/11/2015
    The spike in foreclosures from the housing crisis led to one of the greatest migrations in U.S. history among minorities and whites that could alter American cities for years to come, according to new research.