Thursday
September 3, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/19/2015
    As builders feel more confident about the housing market, they are stepping up their production of single-family homes and helping to relieve inventory tightness in many markets. 
  • 08/19/2015
    New homes are showing signs of getting smaller in second-quarter statistics, and some analysts say it’s a sign builders are shifting toward building more entry-level homes.
  • 08/19/2015
    Discover what small towns topped the magazine’s annual list this year, based on the best locations for employment, home ownership, schools, and more. 
  • 08/19/2015
    Home buyers needing financing are facing less competition from buyers paying all cash, but a few cash-strong pockets remain around the country.
  • 08/19/2015
    Refinancers led a push in snagging lower rates, pushing overall mortgage activity up last week as interest rates showed signs of easing. 
  • 08/18/2015
    Builders are feeling as confident about the new-home market and home sales as they did during 2005.
  • 08/18/2015
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's says its new toolkit is designed for real estate professionals to help ensure smooth, on-time closings when the new mortgage rules take effect Oct. 3. 
  • 08/18/2015
    The average completion time of a single-family home is about seven months, but that average can fluctuate greatly depending on where you live. 
  • 08/18/2015
    "This is the lowest mortgage delinquency level we've seen in several years," according to a newly released report from TransUnion. 
  • 08/18/2015
    From wet bars in Kansas to hot tubs in Oregon, find out the distinctive housing features of each state.