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It’s a Good Time to Sell, Americans Say

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

A new survey reveals home owners’ top reasons for selling now and their beliefs on setting the right price. 

4 Common Home Buyer Oversights

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

Don’t let your buyers overlook these things during their home search.

An Important Message to Tell Home Owners

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

About 8.7 million home owners would likely now make a good candidate for refinancing their mortgage. 

The Townhome Market Sparks a Comeback

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

Get ready to sell more townhomes. Builders say this submarket is on the rebound. 

Instagram Debuts New Stories Feature

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

The new feature, reminiscent of Snapchat's Stories feature, hopes to encourage more casual sharing on the popular photo-sharing social network...

The 10 Best-Managed Cities in the Country

Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:00

These U.S. cities are managed efficiently and offer the best quality of life, according to researchers.

FHA Condo Relief Coming: President Signs Bill

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 00:00

President Obama signed into law a bill on Friday that will lift some restrictions on Federal Housing Administration financing for condos. Here...

Teardowns Gaining in Popularity

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 00:00

More builders and some home buyers are considering a teardown when they find a lot they like. But preservationists are calling teardowns an...

Luxury Buyers Want More Land

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 00:00

But they’re having a tough time getting it as high demand pushes up prices due to a shortage of prime “A” lots. 

Is the Apartment Market Slowing?

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 00:00

Some investors are expressing concerns over the apartment sector. 

Millennial Wave Strikes the Rust Belt

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 00:00

Some former Rust Belt cities “were given up for dead but are making a comeback” as millennials flock to them for jobs and cheap...

Your Home’s 10 Dating Deal Breakers

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

Single men and women say they think twice about their dates when they see these problems in their home. 

Lenders Told It’s Customary to Share Closing Disclosure With Agents

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has proposed clarifications to the rules it instituted last year that should provide...

Mortgage Rates Move Upwards, But Stay Low

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

Freddie Mac reports that fixed-rate mortgages rose again this week, albeit slightly, and remain near historic lows.

First Half Review: Housing Is Doing Well

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

But how long will it last? Realtor.com®’s Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke answers. 

Rate of Homeownership Hits 50-Year Low

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

The home ownership rate dropped again, but it’s no reason to be a Debbie Downer. Here’s why. 

10 Best Cities for Seniors Ranked

Fri, 07/29/2016 - 00:00

The SeniorScore calculated by one site takes into account more than 100 variables across major categories, such as health and safety, to pinpoint...

How to Create a Winning Real Estate Team

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 00:00

More real estate professionals than ever are seeking to build a dynamic sales team. Here are some new insights that can help...

3 Ways to Get Others Talking About You

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 00:00

Want to be known as the real estate expert in your community? Try these free ways to get others talking.  

The 20 Hottest Housing Markets for July 2016

Thu, 07/28/2016 - 00:00

Realtor.com® releases its latest list showing the top performing markets this month. Take a look.

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