Saturday
December 20, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 12/05/2014
    Increases in job opportunities will bring first-time buyers back into the market next year after mostly staying on the sidelines since the housing crisis, realtor.com® predicts.
  • 12/05/2014
    The U.S. housing market is expected to make strides overall in 2015, but 10 metros in particular are "ready for significant acceleration across housing metrics," according to realtor.com®.
  • 12/05/2014
    Many consumers probably didn't think they'd see mortgage rates this low again.
  • 12/05/2014
    The majority of adults in the U.S. say they hadn't heard of programs helping first-time buyers afford a down payment, including state and local assistance.
  • 12/05/2014
    The government is throwing in more incentives to keep borrowers who modify their loans through the Home Affordable Modification Program current on their mortgages.
  • 12/05/2014
    Here are seven things Millennials often believe about getting a mortgage that aren't (entirely) true.
  • 12/04/2014
    Nearly 40 million Americans are spending more than 30 percent of their income on housing payments, property taxes, and other household expenses.
  • 12/04/2014
    As builders quickly ramp up building of apartments across the country to meet rising demand, vacancy rates are starting to rise. That could limit landlords' ability to raise rents.
  • 12/04/2014
    A fifth of housing markets have exceeded their historical affordability norms and may be showing early signs of a housing bubble, according to RealtyTrac.
  • 12/04/2014
    Markets that are most dependent on international demand are seeing a steady and dramatic decline in sales of million-dollar-plus homes, a new report says.