Thursday
October 30, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 10/14/2014
    Tablets make it easy for agents to show property details during an open house and handle various other tasks. Find out everything you can do.
  • 10/13/2014
    Mortgage rates have hovered nearly yearly lows for weeks, but the cheap rates are not spurring more home buying.
  • 10/13/2014
    Half of all American adults now live in one-person households. What does this mean for the future of housing? 
  • 10/13/2014
    Wells Fargo Home Mortgage will pay $5 million to settle allegations that they discriminated against potential borrowers who were pregnant or on maternity leave.
  • 10/13/2014
    This 4,820-square-foot house may look like a steal for a $1. However, buyers will want to read the fine print: It doesn’t come with any land.
  • 10/13/2014
    A 23-year-old Laguna Nigel, Calif., man has been arrested in connection with an assault of a real estate agent, who was reportedly placed in a chokehold and knocked unconscious as she tried to secure a lockbox to a home she was selling.
  • 10/13/2014
    Does your community have a lifeless block of vacant storefronts holding it back? Better Block might be able to help.
  • 10/10/2014
    The housing market is expected to heat up this fall, despite buyers showing greater signs of being cautious in their home purchases.
  • 10/10/2014
    Should your clients be locking in rates? Borrowing costs are down once again this week, giving home buyers another opportunity to snag some of the lowest rates of the year. 
  • 10/10/2014
    "We’ve seen banks and regulators swing the pendulum too far and create an environment where lending standards are too restrictive," according to the builders’ trade group.