Sunday
March 29, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 03/12/2015
    While news reports about a dip in the housing market abound, one economist explains why they’ve got it all wrong.
  • 03/11/2015
    Fifty-four percent of Americans say that they believe it's not hard to obtain a mortgage—a record-high number for Fannie Mae's National Housing Survey.
  • 03/11/2015
    The slight divergence in opinions may be a sign that home owners are a “bit overzealous in their estimates” of property values, according to one economist.
  • 03/11/2015
    This is first time in more than two years that repeat foreclosures have increased, according to a new report.
  • 03/11/2015
    Just because the housing bubble is behind us doesn't mean buyers can bid farewell to competitive Even in the aftermath of the housing crisis, bidding wars haven’t disappeared in some markets – and they aren’t likely to go away anytime soon, new research suggests. 
  • 03/11/2015
    Overall mortgage applications were down for the week amid the highest mortgage rates of the year, but high-end home buyers weren’t deterred. 
  • 03/11/2015
    A new NAR survey suggests concerns about younger buyers waiting in the wings are overblown.
  • 03/10/2015
    The millennial generation is inching their way into home ownership. Here are four reasons why.
  • 03/10/2015
    Home owners who have owned five to 15 years had the highest effective property tax rates while those who have owned more than 20 years had the lowest, finds a new study. 
  • 03/10/2015
    The inventory crunch in real estate is prompting some home buyers to camp out overnight and wait in long lines for a chance to purchase a house.