First-Time Buyers Are Searching for Existing...
by Caety James on 2020-01-27 at 5:00 AM
In the latest Housing Trends Report, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) measured the share of adults planning to buy a home over the next 12 months. The report indicates the percentage of all buyers that will be first-time buyers looking to purchase a home grew from 58% in Q4 2018 to 63% in Q4
2020 Homebuying Checklist
by Caety James on 2020-01-24 at 5:00 AM
Some Highlights: If you’re thinking of buying a home, plan ahead and stay on the right track, starting with pre-approval. Being proactive about the homebuying process will help set you up for success in each step. Make sure to work with a trusted real estate professional along the way, to help guide you through the homebuying steps specific to your area.
The #1 Reason It Is Difficult to Find Your Dream...
by Caety James on 2020-01-23 at 5:00 AM
The headlines in real estate today all revolve around one major point: there is a shortage of homes available for sale. Price appreciation is accelerating again because there is a shortage of homes available for sale. First-time buyers are taking longer to purchase a home because there is a shortage of homes available for sale
The threat climate change poses to professional...
on 2020-01-27 at 1:11 PM
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the danger climate change poses to professional sports.
Climate change is threatening sports stadiums and...
on 2020-01-27 at 12:55 PM
"The last three years in September, we've had climate issues. ... We had to actually move a game," said Tom Garfinkel, CEO of the Miami Dolphins football team.
Mortgage rates drop to 5-month low as coronavirus...
on 2020-01-27 at 11:43 AM
As fears over the coronavirus roil global financial markets, investors are rushing to the relative safety of the bond market, pushing rates down. The 30-year fixed mortgage loosely follows the yield on the 10-year Treasury.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 11:02 AM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 10:56 AM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 10:49 AM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.