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...

HOME IDEAS

5 Beautiful Ways to Incorporate Live Plants Into Your Decor – @Redfin

Live plants can do wonders for your home. However, including flowers and trees in your interior decorating isn’t always easy. While you can put...

17 Most Popular Remodeling Projects | Realtor Magazine

Kitchen upgrades have overtaken bathroom updates as the remodeling project homeowners want most, according to the National Association of Home Builders' Remodeling Market Index...

Smart TVs 101: Everything you need to know – Curbed

Everything you need to know about owning or renting a home, including expert advice on painting your living room, renovating a historic home, getting...

WATERCOOLER

Survey: Homebuyer preferences in 2017

The survey, based on March data from shoppers on realtor.com, provides insight into home buying trends in 2017 by analyzing the features shoppers are...
ben carson

Ben Carson Wants to Make Housing Available. Just Not Too Comfy.

Ben Carson does not like the creature comforts, at least not for low-income Americans reliant on the government for a helping hand. As he toured...

Matterport partners with Google to bring 3D Street View perspectives indoors | TechCrunch

Today, users clicking through locations on Google Street View will start seeing quite a bit more houses and businesses pop up that they can actually jump...

BUYING A HOME

5 tips for buyers in a tight housing market

When inventory is low, home prices tend to go up. Attempting to purchase a house in this type of market can make the already...

Buying a Home? Do You Know the Lingo? | Real Estate with Harry Berry

Buying a home can be intimidating if you are not familiar with the terms used during the process. To start you on your path...

7 Things That Your House Hunting Checklist Should Always Have

Hunting for your next home can be both thrilling and overwhelming. You’re bound to come across several properties that you think would be perfect...

Making an Offer: 5 Mistakes to Avoid | Realtor Magazine

paging_filterIn competitive housing markets across the country, making an offer that sticks has become increasingly difficult. Ensure your client doesn’t make the process even tougher...

SELLING A HOME