Monday
October 20, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 10/02/2014
    News Corp's announced acquisition of Move Inc., which operates NAR's consumer-facing website, realtor.com®, is about making listings and other REALTOR®-focused content easily accessible via the 500 million consumer page views that the media company generates every month, Move CEO Steve Berkowitz says in an interview with REALTOR® Magazine.
  • 10/02/2014
    Could the foreclosure crisis finally be fading away? REO and short sales comprised about 11 percent of total home sales in July, the lowest share since December 2007.
  • 10/01/2014
    An open letter to the industry from Move Chairman Joe Hanauer and CEO Steve Berkowitz details how the company's acquisition by News Corp will help propel the REALTOR® brand.
  • 10/01/2014
    The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is expected to make a jump by the end of the week that has prompted some loan officers to urge borrowers to lock in rates now if they expect to close within 30 days.
  • 10/01/2014
    The office sector is making strong gains in a few pockets across the country, but overall, growth remains lackluster five years after the recession.
  • 10/01/2014
    Younger adults may feel the confidence they need to start house hunting, as housing analysts say salaries for that group are showing some progress.
  • 10/01/2014
    Millions of Americans missed the opportunity to refinance when mortgage rates were at historical lows — and the savings over the life of the loan could have been in the tens of thousands of dollars.
  • 10/01/2014
    These videos will introduce you to the five individuals recognized as this year’s REALTOR® Magazine Good Neighbor Awards winners, who exemplify REALTORS®' commitment to serving their communities and helping the underprivileged.
  • 09/30/2014
    Pending home sales slowed in August, with all regions posting declines except for the West, according to NAR's latest index.
  • 09/30/2014
    While more real estate professionals are adopting technology to better assist buyers and sellers, technology can only drive a relationship so far in a transaction, a new survey suggests.