The Federal Housing Finance Agency is the latest to step in and threaten lawsuits to try to stop municipalities from using eminent domain to purchase underwater mortgages.
The Obama Administration's July Housing Scorecard reveals signs of strength in real estate, prompting HUD to call for reform that will "reduce the federal government footprint and ensure that private capital takes a sustainable central role."
It's good to go neutral when selling a home so that you offer up potential buyers a blank canvas to imagine their own decorating, but too neutral can also make your listing look dull and forgettable.
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Some members have objected to realtor.com®'s decision to include new construction listings on the site, with the reasoning that new home developers will try to shut REALTORS® out. But NAR's Board of Directors felt that the overall exposure to the marketplace and broader appeal to consumers outweighed those concerns.