Wednesday
July 29, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 07/08/2015
    A new real estate investment trust owned by Sears has gone public, allowing any member of the public to become one of the retail giant's landlords.
  • 07/08/2015
    A woman who was charged, along with her estranged husband, in the abduction and slaying of real estate agent Beverly Carter pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Tuesday.
  • 07/08/2015
    Mortgage applications for both refinancings and home purchases gained ground last week, rising 4.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis, as interest rates took a slight dip.  
  • 07/08/2015
    In new campaign efforts to target the millennial homebuying pool, realtor.com® is launching a five-part video series that provides first-time buyers with a humorous look at the stages of the purchase cycle. 
  • 07/08/2015
    Thanks to stronger job and income growth, more consumers are viewing the current selling climate more favorably, which could help reverse the low supply of homes for sale.  
  • 07/08/2015
    Coldwell Banker recognized 30 of its affiliated real estate professionals under the age of 30 who have soared to the top in sales, philanthropy, and leadership.
  • 07/07/2015
    Millions of borrowers stand to save at least $200 a month on their mortgage payments, or even upwards to $500, according to a new report.   
  • 07/07/2015
    Institutional investors believe their buy-and-hold strategy will prove to be a profitable move.   
  • 07/07/2015
    Average effective rents climbed 3.6 percent during the second quarter compared to a year earlier, with some red-hot rental markets even seeing increases above 6 percent.   
  • 07/07/2015
    Labor shortages are causing builders to have to pay higher wages and forcing them to raise home prices as well as making it more difficult for them to finish projects on time.