Thursday
April 17, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 04/01/2014
    Foreclosures and short sales accounted for a total of 16 percent of February home sales, down from 25 percent a year ago, according to the National Association of REALTORS®.
  • 04/01/2014
    Multifamily real estate investment trusts are becoming real estate’s “red-hot category,” and it was the most profitable sector of commercial real estate in the first quarter of 2014.
  • 03/31/2014
    Convenience, livability, and energy efficiency are top priorities in the construction of new homes this year, according to a new survey that reveals the most popular features in new single-family homes. 
  • 03/31/2014
    “The housing recovery has taken root in hundreds of counties across the country,” according to a new report by RealtyTrac.
  • 03/31/2014
    Low housing inventories are making all-cash offers "mandatory in some markets," according to a new ZipRealty report. 
  • 03/31/2014
    A new survey reveals cities that are seeing brisk multifamily business, based on apartment availability, as well as economic and population growth. 
  • 03/31/2014
    Move, Inc. says it will roll out a new iPad geared specifically for real estate professionals later this spring.
  • 03/28/2014
    “As we head into the home buying season, these markets show favorable conditions for first-time home buyers, which is encouraging because these buyers are crucial to the housing market,” says the CEO of Move Inc., an operator of realtor.com. 
  • 03/28/2014
    Here's a quick look at the hot trends in home interiors for this season.
  • 03/28/2014
    Due to strong buyer response, Fannie Mae has announced it will extend the deadline for an incentive program that allows home buyers to receive up to 3.5 percent in closing cost assistance on purchases of its HomePath foreclosed properties.