Powered by Google

Search form

Industry News From REALTOR® Magazine

Subscribe to Industry News From REALTOR® Magazine feed
Real Estate Tips, Trends, Data & More
Updated: 17 min 24 sec ago

WalletHub: 13 Best Places to Retire

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 00:00

The publication uses 24 metrics to sift out the most retirement-friendly hotspots. 

Fannie: The Economy Underperforms

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 00:00

Income growth needs to strengthen, particularly among younger households, in order to drive significant housing growth, according to a new report...

Meet the 2015 Good Neighbor Award Finalists

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

These ten REALTORS® have distinguished themselves as extraordinary volunteers, improving the quality of life for those all...

Top 6 Home Buyer Concerns

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

Find out what housing market conditions worry house hunters the most.

First-Time Home Buyers Are Receding

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

"The fact that first-time buyers represented a lower share of the market compared to a year ago even though sales are considerably higher is...

Money Concerns Hold Millennial Buyers Back

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

The millennial generation may be slow to home ownership, but a new survey by Fannie Mae shows that an overwhelming majority of millennial renters...

Apartments May Be Pricier, But They're Smaller

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

Despite rising rental costs, renters shouldn't expect more space for that extra money.

Son of Slain Agent Urges Greater Safety

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

The son of an Arkansas real estate agent who was kidnapped and murdered while showing a home nearly a year ago is urging the real estate community...

For Your Sellers: What Movers Leave Behind

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

Make sure your sellers don't get stuck with a load of belongings that their movers wouldn't take on moving day. 

6 Key Housing Stats to Gauge the Market

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

Check out an overview of the National Association of REALTORS®' latest existing-home sales report to find out how rising home prices and...

30-Year Mortgage Rates Remain Below 4%

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

Housing markets are responding positively to low mortgage rates and are on track to have the best year since 2007, according to Freddie Mac....

Homelessness Rising Among Families

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

The affordable housing shortage is playing a major role in the rising rates of family homelessness, according to a report by Harvard University...

Messaging Apps Are Growing in Popularity

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

A new report from the Pew Research Center shows which messaging apps and social media sites are most on the rise. 

Foreign Investment in U.S. Poised for Record?

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

A flood of foreign investments pouring into U.S. commercial real estate could mark a record high this year. 

Return Buyers: Housing's Next Boom

Fri, 08/21/2015 - 00:00

The housing journey is not over for many people who lost their homes during the housing crisis. Find out why.

REOs Are Back on the Rise

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 00:00

Banks are flushing out old distress as foreclosure filings surge 14 percent from a year ago, according to a new report. 

FHFA Targets Low-Income Borrowers

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 00:00

The Federal Housing Finance Agency has released new goals for housing finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that aim to widen access to...

More Millennials Are Stuck in a Rental Trap

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 00:00

Millennials are renting for longer periods of time than other generations, and forced to pay skyrocketing rents that make it more challenging to...

2 Common Mortgage Deal Delays

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 00:00

In some housing markets, a delay to securing financing could mean missing out on a home.

Developers Eye Office Buildings as Residences

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 00:00

A new trend is emerging in downtowns: Once empty, obsolete office buildings are increasingly being converted into apartments.

Pages