Wednesday
March 4, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 02/10/2015
    An improving job market, low mortgage rates, and recent moves by the government to loosen up mortgage credit is fueling greater optimism among real estate professionals. 
  • 02/10/2015
    The easing of credit is opening the door to more home buyers this year, says HUD Secretary Julian Castro.
  • 02/10/2015
    Many lenders have curtailed the number of FHA loans they’re originating due to fears of huge penalties on loans that go bust. But FHA may be showing signs of being less strict with the penalties.  
  • 02/10/2015
    It’s proving to already be a good year for the hospitality industry. New York’s Baccarat Hotel isn’t officially open for business yet, but its hotel rooms are already fetching record-breaking numbers.
  • 02/10/2015
    A sales price of just $10 still couldn’t save this Chicago house from being razed. 
  • 02/10/2015
    These tips will help your clients get their lawns in prime shape this Spring.
  • 02/09/2015
    A new study compares the seasonal sales performance of 7 million homes listed between 2010 through 2014. Find out which season gives your clients the best chance of selling their home quickly.
  • 02/09/2015
    Even in the aftermath of the foreclosure crisis, the housing industry is still haunted by “zombie” properties lingering in the foreclosure pipeline.
  • 02/09/2015
    The director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency says he’s investigating allowing debt cuts for a group of borrowers who owe more than their homes are worth. 
  • 02/09/2015
    The rise in home prices is helping lenders of REO properties to gross a higher recovery of unpaid balances at sale.