Sunday
January 22, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/04/2017
    Mortgage application volume dropped sharply over the holidays, despite a drop in mortgage rates at the end of the year. 
  • 01/04/2017
    “Last summer’s very low mortgage rates sparked demand, and with for-sale inventories low, the result has been a pickup in home-price growth,” says CoreLogic’s chief economist. 
  • 01/03/2017
    2017 is starting on a real estate high note. The majority of the top 100 housing markets are steadily improving from their historic benchmark range. 
  • 01/03/2017
    If your New Year’s resolution was to be more productive, heed this advice to get there. 
  • 01/03/2017
    Landlords of high-end properties may be forced to cut rents and offer concessions as supply starts to outstrip demand. 
  • 01/03/2017
    Call it resilience. Homeowners who rebuild following a hurricane, wildfire, earthquake, or flood are using it as an opportune time to do fancier remodels, along with adding in disaster-proof features. 
  • 01/03/2017
    Moving can be stressful and turn someone with the calmest temperament into a real drama queen. Here are some tips to share with your buyers about how to make the process go more smoothly.
  • 01/03/2017
    Here’s where your buyers may have the easiest time finding a new home, and the markets where buyers can expect it to be the most difficult to buy new.
  • 12/30/2016
    Instances are becoming more common in which criminals hack into real estate professionals' emails and send messages to their clients asking for down payment funds to be wired to a fraudulent account. Here's what you can do to keep your clients from making that costly mistake.
  • 12/30/2016
    Particularly in the kitchen, some trends that were hot this year won't be next year.