Sunday
April 23, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/06/2017
    It may seem like the best bargain ever for a property in the pricey Bay Area, but of course, there's a catch.
  • 04/06/2017
    If your sellers plan to repaint by themselves, help them avoid crooked lines as well as speckled floors and ceramics with these four tips.
  • 04/05/2017
    What do home sellers do when the market is so tilted toward sales that their listed home goes quickly but they can't lock in their own destination home?
  • 04/05/2017
    Townhomes are regaining popularity as more people realize they’re a more affordable alternative to renting, says realtor.com®’s chief economist. 
  • 04/05/2017
    Over the last 10 years, the price distribution of new homes has changed significantly, as new homes have grown more expensive.
  • 04/05/2017
    A new map from the Department of Transportation shows the level of noise on a county-by-county level across the country to let residents know what their levels of noise pollution are.
  • 04/05/2017
    Housing analysts say that mortgage applications for home purchases would be much higher today if it weren’t for high home prices and a tight supply of homes for sale in many markets. 
  • 04/05/2017
    Home loans through the Veterans Administration are under pressure as a lack of VA-approved appraisers and the physical remoteness of comparables in some areas are creating mounting delays.
  • 04/04/2017
    Younger homeowners are turning to the equity they’ve accumulated in their homes and tapping into it in greater numbers than other generations. Learn what they’re doing with the added cash. 
  • 04/04/2017
    More than 1 million federal student loan borrowers defaulted on their debt last year. Could lower home prices during the Great Recession be at fault?