These housing and real estate story ideas are designed to help media generate content for news stories. Three timely topics, accompanied with background information and facts related to the real estate market, are featured each month. Realtor associations and members can also take these story ideas and create content for their local newspaper, magazines, newsletters, blogs and websites.
Buying a summer vacation home continues to be a popular investment among recent buyers, as revealed by the National Association of Realtors® 2013 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey.
New data on Americans’ rising net worth is good news for the economy. Figures from the National Association of Realtors® show household net worth has completely bounced back from the recession and reached a new peak of over $70 trillion in the first quarter of 2013.
Sales and leasing activity are up in commercial real estate, according to the National Association of Realtors® May Commercial Real Estate Market Survey. Realtors® reported commercial business opportunities were 4 percent higher than the fourth quarter 2012.
Experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency say rate changes are likely ahead for some National Flood Insurance Program policyholders.
Realtor® business activity and incomes are up for the second year in a row after nine years of declines.
Research by the National Association of Realtors® reveals that steady job creation and household formation have been helping release pent-up demand.
Housing inventories are tightening up around the country and new construction in some areas is constrained, according to the recently released Federal Reserve Beige Book.
According to the National Association of Realtors® 2013 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey, vacation homes continue to be important to American homebuyers.
Gardening is a common springtime activity and a great way to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather. HouseLogic.com’s Landscaping and Gardening section is full of ideas and tips to help gardeners deepen the shade of their green thumbs.