Thursday
July 31, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/09/2014
    The new secretary of Housing and Urban Development steps into his role with bipartisan support for his vision of the American dream of home ownership.
  • 07/09/2014
    A new survey sheds more light on the steady number of international buyers targeting U.S. properties. Find out where they’re looking for properties and where they’re coming from. 
  • 07/09/2014
    Mortgage applications reversed course last week after several weeks of softening demand, as both applications for home purchases and refinances showed an increase.
  • 07/09/2014
    Many builders say labor shortages are causing them to raise home prices, delay projects, or, in some extreme cases, even turn down projects. 
  • 07/09/2014
    Student housing is getting more attention from the real estate industry as more developers take their projects upscale and bring them on campus.
  • 07/08/2014
    Consumers are increasingly turning to the Internet to rate the service level of real estate professionals. One association decided to evaluate the performance of agent rating systems.
  • 07/08/2014
    Completed foreclosures fell 9.4 percent year-over-year in May, but analysts say the backlog is still large and foreclosure statistics could spike up once again.
  • 07/08/2014
    Nearly 80 percent of 372 metros tracked by the government now have more jobs this year than one year ago. Will their states' housing markets follow the upswing?
  • 07/08/2014
    Developers are combining a rebounding hospitality market with rising demand for luxury homes, and new condo-hotels are proving successful in cities across the country.
  • 07/08/2014
    With the housing recovery losing some of its steam, the real estate community is coming up with new ways to reach home buyers.