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New-Home Sales Drop in November

January 8, 2014: 

Sales of new single-family homes dropped 2.1 percent in November, but they are still keeping a pace well above a year ago.

Buyers Facing Fewer Bidding Wars

January 8, 2014: 

One brokerage reports that bidding wars are easing in many markets and that buyers may face less competition in their attempts to snag a home this winter.

Study: Staging Doesn't Influence Selling Price

January 8, 2014: 

While effective home staging can influence first impressions of a property, new research concludes that the strategy by itself may not convince buyers to pay more.

A Look Back: Best Home Design Trends From 2013

January 8, 2014: 

A recovering housing market has led more home owners to spruce up their interiors. As designers take a look forward of what will be trending in 2014, let's take a look back at the design trends that caught on this year that will likely stick around.

A Quick and Easy Jump-Start to Your 2014

January 8, 2014: 

Try out this roadmap to use the days between Christmas and New Years Day wisely.

Future Paved for Driverless Cars?

January 8, 2014: 

At the Consumer Electronics Show this week, several auto makers are touting features that allow you to take your hands off the wheel.

Willing to Work for Bitcoins? This Brokerage Is!

January 7, 2014: 

Last month, two listings made news when the sellers said they were willing to accept bitcoins. Now, a real estate firm is publicly announcing it'll accept the virtual currency too.

U.S. a Safe Bet for Foreign Homebuyers

January 7, 2014: 

American cities claimed four of the top five spots in the world for foreign property investors, but this year’s number one spot belonged to a European metropolis.

NAR Announces Opening of Applications for Strategic Technology Accelerator, REach™

January 7, 2014: 

REach™, the strategic accelerator for technology startups created and managed by the National Association of REALTORS®’ investment fund, Second Century Ventures, announced the opening of applications to join its 2014 class.

What Are Your Gripes About Closings?

January 6, 2014: 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is asking for feedback on the most stressful, confusing, and problematic areas for consumers when it comes to the closing process in a home purchase.