Why Buying Is Much Cheaper Than Renting

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate...

Americans Enjoy Largest Home Equity Increase Since 2014

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 91,000 properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2017. This is great news for the country, as 48.2 million of...

93-year-old Florida woman takes action against real estate brokerage firm

A 93-year-old woman in Florida has partially won a property dispute against her real estate agents, according to an opinion from Florida's 4th District...

Blame it on Refis – DSNews

The American homeowner’s penchant for “using homes as ATMs” in cash-out refinances likely played a big role in sparking the housing crisis about a...

Homes are Shrinking Again – DSNews

New single family homes are starting have been shrinking, according to the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB). According to Q1 2017 data from the Census Quarterly Starts and...

NAR’s Upstream project simplifies its goals

Brokers using the new Upstream data management tool have a new option: They will also be able to enter listing data through their MLS...

Smart Renovation Tips to Increase the Value of Your Home |...

In some cities in North America it is currently a buyers market and in some cities it is definitely a sellers market. No matter...

49% of renters want to buy within five years

Forty-nine percent of Americans who don't currently own their home say they expect to purchase one within the next five years – and 10...

Zillow advertising under CFPB fire sets real estate industry on edge...

The Zillow Group Inc. application is displayed on an iPhone.   Earlier this month, Zillow Group Z, +0.68%  , the popular online real estate data provider,...

Will the Starter Home Return? | Realtor Magazine

paging_filterHomebuilders say they’re struggling to deliver on the demand of lower-priced entry-level homes that cater to the growing number of willing millennial buyers, arguing...

J. Milton’s apartment development in East Little Havana wins Miami board...

A 12-story apartment building in East Little Havana proposed by J. Milton & Associates is moving forward. Miami’s Urban Design Review Board voted 4-0 on...

Electric-car maker Tesla now in the solar roof business

In what could be a breakthrough in the solar-energy industry, Tesla will begin selling and installing solar roof tiles for U.S. customers this summer,...

Ocean Mall on Singer Island sells for $7.55M – The Real...

  The Ocean Mall on Singer Island in Riviera Beach just sold for $7.55 million. Rosehill Group of Boca Raton, a joint venture between Duncan Hillsley...

The Profile of Today’s Realtor – DSNews

Low inventory may be hurting buyers, but it’s certainly not a problem for realtors. According to the 2017 National Association of Realtors Member Profile...

Housing Readies for First-Time Buyer Shift | Realtor Magazine

paging_filterGet ready to see more first-time home buyer clients. In the first quarter of 2017, the number of new-owner households was double the number...

Why Millennials Are Interested In Real Estate Investing

Americans have stashed the majority of their investment dollars in the stock market over the years. But there may be a new trend on...

Real estate CEO: Record low housing inventory is ‘freaking us out’

The number of homes for sale in America has been falling steadily for the past year, but the situation is apparently getting much worse...

Organize Your Real Estate Leads in a Single CRM System

Chances are, if you’re like most agents, you have anywhere from a modest to a large number of real estate leads to manage and...

Should FHFA crack down on rent-to-own?

Local housing authorities and lawmakers are pushing for greater action from housing regulators against several investment firms they say are engaging in predatory business...

Fannie and Freddie might fund manufactured homes

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may soon begin to provide financing for buyers of manufactured homes, according to draft plans released on Monday. The move...