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Mortgage Rates Dip to Lowest in Month, But…

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 00:00

It wasn't enough to entice home buyers and jump-start loan applications. 

Open Floor Plan Still Popular

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 00:00

Walls continue to disappear from interiors as consumers crave open floor plans, according to remodeling professionals and home builders.

Smart Sellers Will List Early This Year

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 00:00

The early bird may get the worm and the best new nest, according to realtor.com®’s chief economist. 

The Great White House Flip: Trump Moves In

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

The clock starts NOW. White House staff have a mere five hours on inauguration day to ready the house for the new president. 

Hot New-Home Trends to Watch

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

REALTOR® Magazine offers up a sampling of new ideas and buzzwords to know in residential design from the 2017 International Builders’...

These Are Becoming Millennial Magnet Cities

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

You’ll likely want to carve out a first-time buyer niche if you live in one of these communities. 

Don’t Let Referrals Slip By

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

A new study shows why you should put more weight on referrals. 

Brokerage Leaders Pinpoint Challenges for 2017

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

Staying competitive and relevant in a changing economy are two chief challenges, top real estate executives say. And they plan to go on a hiring...

Housing Shortages Abound Here

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

In many markets, there are just not enough homes for sale to meet buyer demand. Find out which markets are facing the most severe shortages....

These Are Becoming Millennium Magnet Cities

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

You’ll likely want to carve out a first-time buyer niche if you live in one of these communities. 

Workplace Trends Broker-Owners Should Know

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

Looking to attract new talent? Find out what office tools and amenities potential agents or employees may expect.

Remains Found of Missing Ariz. Agent

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 00:00

Police have identified the remains of a Kingman, Ariz., real estate professional who has been missing for the past two years. Shortly after the ID...

Where Foreclosure Backlogs Remain a Problem

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

Banks continue to clean out the pipeline of loans that were originated during the housing boom days that have since turned sour. Find out where...

Lenders Aim for 21-Day Closing Window

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

In an era of bloated closing times, some lenders are looking to quicken the pace it takes to get your buyers to the settlement table.

Play Up Home’s ‘Hot Spots’ to Warm Up Buyers

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

Certain rooms in a home can make homeowners conjure up positive emotions and memories. Researchers say you can highlight those “hot spots...

NAR Seeks Quick Confirmation of Carson to Lead HUD

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

One day after the The U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing to consider the nomination of Dr. Ben...

Millennials Are Missing Out on Home Equity

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

“The most impactful contributor to consumer wealth since the great financial crisis has been growth in home equity,” says one...

Borrowing Costs Move Lower This Week

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.12 percent, falling for the second consecutive week. 

Get Organized in 17-Minutes a Day

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00

Make your office run more smoothly and effectively by tackling organizational tasks in small increments.

Millennial Buyers: We’ll Compromise

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00

First-time millennial homeowners “are replacing big-budget homes and expensive renovations with patience, frugalness, and practicality,...

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