Saturday
July 4, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 06/17/2015
    The National Community Reinvestment Coalition plans to purchase, renovate, and sell homes in low- and moderate-income neighborhoods as part of a new program to help more families achieve home ownership.
  • 06/17/2015
    A resident in the Tampa Bay area turns his property into an outdoor "art installation"... by covering it with aluminum foil.
  • 06/16/2015
    As lenders show some signs of loosening up on credit, home buyers are bringing less money to closing.
  • 06/16/2015
    Commercial real estate professionals are reporting an uptick in annual gross income as well as the number of sales transactions and their sales volume.
  • 06/16/2015
    Find out where REOs are selling in the shortest amounts of time and closest to their market value. 
  • 06/16/2015
    Quicken Loans executives argue that the government's recent actions against banks result in fewer lenders making loans to low-income borrowers and first-time home buyers. 
  • 06/16/2015
    Homebuilders growing optimism about the housing recovery is coming from more serious and committed buyers entering the housing market, according to a new builder sentiment index. 
  • 06/15/2015
    Two major homebuilders will merge to form one single company in a $5.2 billion deal that will put them in control of 74,000 home sites. 
  • 06/15/2015
    "This may be a good time for return and first-time home buyers to surge back into the housing market before rates climb higher, further reducing affordability," according to NAR's Housing Affordability Index.
  • 06/15/2015
    A retired Air Force major who faces kidnapping charges of two real estate agents at gunpoint was released on bond from the Pinellas County jail Friday night.