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Survey: Gov’t Shutdown Deflating Housing Optimism

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 00:00

Though Americans were upbeat about the direction of the housing recovery in recent months, their attitudes are taking a turn for the worse because...

Realtor.com® Scores Goal as NHL Team Sponsor

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

NAR's official listing Web site, which is operated by Move, Inc., announced that it has inked a deal to become the exclusive sponsor of the...

Is Facebook Building a 'Company Town'?

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

Facebook got a little pushback after it announced plans to build a $120 million, 394-unit housing community within walking distance of its offices...

NAHB Says Housing Will Strengthen in 2014

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

“The cards are in play for a decent and fairly strong recovery in 2014 and particularly in 2015,” according to economists at a recent...

2 Competing Brokerages Land in Legal Battle

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

Iowa’s largest real estate agency filed a lawsuit accusing a competitor of trying to damage its reputation.

Best Cities for Apartments With Luxe Kitchens

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

As the holidays draw near, renters may be looking for a place that will make hosting a little easier. A new study points the way.

Strip Mall Market Slow to Recover

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

Empty strip malls continue to plague U.S. shopping centers, as the sector struggles with oversupply from last decade’s housing boom,...

Home Maintenance Checklist for the First Year

Mon, 10/07/2013 - 00:00

Once buyers move in to their new home, they should be prepared to conduct routine testing and repairs to ensure they preserve that new-home appeal...

How’s Your Twitter Etiquette?

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

Looking to attract more Twitter followers? Here’s why your follow button might be getting passed up.

Gov’t Shutdown Pushes Mortgage Rates Down

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is at its lowest average in nearly four months, but the government shutdown is having some impact on federal...

Banks Scale Back on Crucial Step in Home Buying

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

Mortgage preapprovals are a way for home buyers to know what they can afford and helps them show commitment to home sellers. So why are they...

Are Investors Retreating from the Market?

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

Some investors are reportedly starting to slow their purchases of single-family rentals. But what has some investors fleeing and others still...

Wells Fargo: Housing Recovery at a ‘Turning Point’

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

High unemployment remains a drag on the housing recovery, economists say. 

Adobe Warns Cyber Attack May Affect 2.9M Users

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 00:00

The software company says that a security breach may have resulted in 2.9 million of its customers’ credit card and personal information...

Cuba Makes it Legal to be a Real Estate Agent

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

Cuba has lifted its ban on real estate agents, making the profession one of several categories of independent employment that are now legal in the...

'Video Bios': The Next Wave of Branding

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

They are meant to show off your personality and let clients learn more about you and why they should work with you.

America’s Wealthiest Own How Much Land?!

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

The rich still have a big appetite for land. Find out who the top 8 landowners in the country are and how much they have.

5 Best Celebrity Cities (Besides L.A. and NYC)

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

Do you get starstruck? In these cities, you definitely will.

Will Hottest Housing Markets Cool in 2014?

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

The top five housing markets for home-price appreciation could see a pullback come next year.

Rental Vacancy Rate Lowest in More Than a Decade

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 00:00

However, average rent prices aren't growing as much as expected, according to a new report.