Thursday
September 18, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 08/29/2014
    Only 2 percent of more than 1,700 home owners recently surveyed say they have achieved their design vision for their homes. Find out what’s still on their to-do list. 
  • 08/29/2014
    “We are focused on making responsible real estate decisions to ensure the wise use of resources, the safety and soundness of operations, and flexibility to adapt to changes in our future workplace needs,” Fannie Mae spokesperson says. 
  • 08/29/2014
    The sector has shown steady growth since 2011, and strong demand is expected to continue for the foreseeable future, according to the builders’ trade group. 
  • 08/29/2014
    Are your clients looking to build their portfolio with investment properties? Help potential investors decide if now is the right time jump into the real estate market.
  • 08/28/2014
    The majority of households believe home prices will be on the rise within the next 12 months, according to the Federal Reserve.
  • 08/28/2014
    While home prices were up 3 percent month-over-month in the latest report, the national increase is masking what’s really going on in the market, according to a new report from RealtyTrac.
  • 08/28/2014
    City centers and downtowns may be growing in demand among millennials and retiring baby boomers, but a new poll says residents are still happiest in the suburbs. 
  • 08/28/2014
    You may not realize how closely tied you are to your smartphone until you lose it. Scientists urge people to take steps to protect their phone now to soften the blow – when and if that day ever happens.
  • 08/28/2014
    The Obama Administration announced a new agreement this week with five of the nation’s largest banks aimed at helping active-duty military service members save hundreds of dollars or more each year on their mortgage. 
  • 08/28/2014
    Pending home sales mostly increased across the country during the month of July. Find out which region saw the largest gains in contract activity.