Saturday
December 10, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 11/22/2016
    Party lines are being crossed in real estate buying. Recent reports show that blue state investors are taking advantage of low real estate prices in red states.
  • 11/22/2016
    A closely watched case could have implications for the industry when it comes to expanding the meaning of who may be involved in dual agency when associates in a transaction happen to belong to the same brokerage firm.
  • 11/22/2016
    Existing-home sales soared to the highest annualized pace in nearly a decade, even ascending June’s cyclical sales peak. Read more from NAR’s latest housing report.
  • 11/21/2016
    Municipalities are changing zoning codes to allow more tiny home neighborhoods to pop up in response to a rise in demand. 
  • 11/21/2016
    Self-autonomous vehicles have arrived, and they're expected to radically change the look of residential homes and communities.
  • 11/21/2016
    New research says that getting more restful sleep at night could help you make more money. 
  • 11/21/2016
    “We more than doubled the amount of agents we would have normally had at a traditional open house,” says one of the Coldwell Banker listing agents about having local brokers tour the property via virtual reality.
  • 11/21/2016
    The townhome market continued to make gains in the third quarter as home buyers showed greater desire for urban villages and walkable neighborhoods. 
  • 11/21/2016
    A rising number of older homeowners are carrying larger amounts of mortgage debt into retirement. 
  • 11/18/2016
    “If rates stick at these levels, expect a final burst of home sales and refinances as ‘fence sitters’ try to beat further increases,” says Freddie Mac’s chief economist.