Friday
April 18, 2014

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 03/27/2014
    A man was taken into police custody in connection with aggravated kidnapping and robbery, sexual battery, and theft of property between $500 and $1,000, according to police.
  • 03/27/2014
    San Jose, Calif.-based UCP Inc. announced that it is acquiring Citizen Homes Inc., which builds homes on the East Coast. It's the latest in a string of builders that have  joined forces.
  • 03/27/2014
    Property taxes continue to increase, as the amount collected by state and local governments in 2013 reached the highest level in about two decades, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.
  • 03/27/2014
    The nation’s housing market is improving, based on a three-month trend, and is inching closer to a stable range — but it still has a ways to go, according to an inaugural index by Freddie Mac.
  • 03/27/2014
    REALTORS® across Boston and the country are banding together to stay "Boston Strong" as the 2014 Boston Marathon approaches, and there's a way you can get involved, no matter where you are.
  • 03/26/2014
    High-end developers have learned what agents knew all along -- a homey aroma can sell.
  • 03/26/2014
    The Porch Home & Neighborhood Report adds tremendous insight that a prospective buyer or seller can discuss with their REALTOR® to help them make the best decision about the purchase or sale of the home,” says Move’s CEO. 
  • 03/26/2014
    Despite another slowdown in new-home sales, builders say they’re still optimistic for a strong spring buying season. 
  • 03/26/2014
    Bank regulators are calling for new rules to boost the qualifications of appraisers and ensure greater accuracy of home values.
  • 03/26/2014
    The Office of Inspector General raises several concerns over how pre-foreclosure inspections have been handled by the mortgage giants.