Thursday
April 19, 2018

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/03/2018
    The young generation is increasingly entering the housing market as first-time buyers and are expected to lead the growth in new-home buyers too. How should builders respond? 
  • 04/02/2018
    Faced with labor shortages in the appraisal field, the Appraisal Foundation is easing the qualifications necessary for people to work as a certified appraiser.
  • 04/02/2018
    As home prices rise, more homeowners are turning to home equity lines of credit, but they have concerns about cashing out on their home.
  • 04/02/2018
    Middle-income earners are being hit with income stagnation, rising housing costs, and increasing debt loads, but there are several markets across the country that could offer relief.
  • 04/02/2018
    A HUD watchdog group says the agency failed to flag nearly 10,000 customers who were barred under federal guidelines from receiving FHA loans.
  • 04/02/2018
    Real estate pros and their clients may have an easier time solidifying a sale in these markets, where homes are selling faster and for more money.
  • 04/02/2018
    “Although record-low inventory and high prices make this housing market unique, some classic features still top most shoppers’ wish lists,” according to realtor.com®.
  • 03/30/2018
    Costs of apartment leases are moderating, and incomes are rising, which is creating a much more financially comfortable situation for renters.
  • 03/30/2018
    “Never in history have there been more eyes on fewer homes than today,” says a spokesman for realtor.com®, which has released its list of the hottest real estate markets in March.
  • 03/30/2018
    It’s the first space buyers will see during a showing, so don’t neglect to spruce it up. These attention-grabbing ideas can make a stellar first impression for your listing.