Which markets are attracting the most traffic from prospective home shoppers online? Realtor.com released its top-searched metros for January, which shows that Chicago continues its streak as the front-runner in most searched metro at the site.
Investors abroad are seeking high returns by snagging up homes at discounts, turning them into rentals, and waiting for an improved housing market to sell.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) shared some insight into its process and goals for the qualified mortgage (QM) rule it released last month. The post gives loan servicers, industry watchers, and consumers a look at its thinking behind the rulemaking.
Short sales are increasing this year, and these transactions can take up to three times longer than a traditional transaction. A lot can go wrong in that timeframe. These are the most common delays, according to a recent article.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) released a white paper that criticizes local MLSs for becoming “less reliable” in recent years. The solution to this, according to NAHB, is “the development of a real estate superhighway.”
There are two keys to smart marketing: Can people remember you or your marketing and do you have a call to action?
Read about the 10 remodeling jobs that will give home owners the highest returns at resale.
You think of yourself as a real estate professional, but the hard truth of the matter is that secretly, you're a professional driver. And finally there's a book for you.
"Transit-oriented development" gives homeowners more options for how they live their daily lives.
It's good to be a home buyer in these markets, where prices are still relatively low and plenty of choices remain.