Saturday
May 23, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 05/01/2015
    A recent deal that promises to bring more new-construction listings to real estate pros in Florida signals the expansion of data sharing between builders and MLSs.
  • 05/01/2015
    As the market posts strong gains during the start of the spring buying season, these 15 spots are the best in the country from both a supply and demand perspective, according to a new realtor.com® report.
  • 05/01/2015
    For some, getting a root canal or speaking in public is less worrying than the prospect of navigating the home-purchase process. 
  • 05/01/2015
    The average on fixed-rate mortgages moved slightly higher this week, though borrowers continue to enjoy historical lows, Freddie Mac reports.
  • 05/01/2015
    More borrowers were able to reduce their monthly mortgage payments and shorten their loan terms in the first quarter of this year.
  • 05/01/2015
    The birth rate among Millennial women in their 20s is now at the slowest pace of any generation in U.S. history, and some researchers say a rebound may not be coming. Does that mean fewer future households? 
  • 04/30/2015
    Pending home sales rose in March for the third consecutive month, but economists caution that insufficient inventory and rising prices may keep sales from reaching their full potential.
  • 04/30/2015
    Help prepare your buyers for the expenses they'll face as home owners in order to prevent unexpected surprises after they've purchased.
  • 04/30/2015
    More Americans believe now is a better time to purchase a home than it was a year ago, but they anticipate some challenges. 
  • 04/30/2015
    In 2014, new homes sold for an average of $343,000 — more than double what they sold for in 1970. What's really behind the dramatic increase?