Sales of new single-family homes bounced back in August after a big drop in July, but pending home sales are a bit more rocky.
Asian buyers are among the main international purchasers of U.S. properties, so it's important to understand their needs, as well as help them learn the buying process.
Investors' eyes will be on RE/MAX next week, as the franchise plans to go public on Wednesday.
"These low rates should somewhat offset the house price gains seen the last number of months and keep housing affordability elevated," says Freddie Mac's chief economist.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has reportedly postponed a ban that was to prevent real estate professional from representing both buyers and sellers in FHA pre-foreclosure transactions.