Friday
September 30, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 09/16/2016
    With home prices still on the rise, it's likely that even more home owners will see an increase in equity over the next year.
  • 09/16/2016
    For the first time since June, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose above 3.48 percent, ending an 11-week trend.
  • 09/16/2016
    In a major victory for real estate, a so-called patent troll has agreed to a settlement with NAR that will prevent it from suing, or threatening to sue, real estate practitioners, brokerages, MLSs and other companies in the real estate industry.
  • 09/16/2016
    A new study shows there may be even more reason to go green, besides the potential energy costs savings. It could improve your health and your thinking too. 
  • 09/16/2016
    Active adult communities are increasing in demand, and builders find a growing number of retirees want a home with the greatest and latest updates yet. 
  • 09/15/2016
    Starting next week, Twitter users will no longer be confined to a 140-character limit on their tweets. 
  • 09/15/2016
    Visiting a listing various times of day can paint quite a different picture of a home and its noise level. Make sure your buyers are comfortable by checking the home out at these times of day and night.
  • 09/15/2016
    U.S. homes have seen a steady and “remarkable” rate of growth over the past century. Some cities in particular are known for building notably large. 
  • 09/15/2016
    The U.S. housing market is moving deeper into “buy territory,” which indicates that the majority of housing markets remain a sound investment, according to a newly released national index by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University.
  • 09/15/2016
    Incomes nationwide rose 5.2 percent last year, the first significant gain for the average family in more than seven years.