Monday
January 26, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 01/07/2015
    The real estate website Zillow will cease receiving feeds of “hundreds of thousands” of for-sale listings from ListHub. Zillow announces it plans to end its agreement with the Move Inc. syndicator by April 7.
  • 01/07/2015
    Some of the steepest increases in rental costs occurred in smaller to midsized cities last year, a break from the traditional pattern of seeing the highest increases among the largest metros. 
  • 01/07/2015
    More young professionals are gradually returning to the real estate sector as recent labor and wage gains grow their confidence. 
  • 01/07/2015
    Is the FHA overcharging new borrowers to make up for undercharging older ones? An Urban Institute analysis suggests the agency needs to lower its fees. 
  • 01/07/2015
    Beyond the seasonal slowdown, mortgage applications for home purchases remain 8 percent below last year's level, indicating that home buyers are still very cautious, says the chief economist for the Mortgage Bankers Association. 
  • 01/07/2015
    As long as he follows the FAA's stringent regulations, associate broker Douglas Trudeau of Tucson has been cleared to take aerial photographs using a drone for the next two years, the first real estate industry member to receive approval.
  • 01/06/2015
    Expect more from the Midwest real estate market as it heats up and outpaces the rest of the nation. Find out which metro markets are expected to perform the best.
  • 01/06/2015
    Despite recent increases, new-home inventories remain near all-time lows and are unlikely to return to their highs any time soon.
  • 01/06/2015
    Which type of housing market will yours be this year: a "stalwart," "tech magnet," or "comeback kid?" Learn more about the ones expected to drive the continued recovery this year.
  • 01/06/2015
    This is why your buyer clients may want to act sooner rather than later if they're looking for the best deal on a mortgage.