Real Estate

Where ‘Zombie’ Foreclosures Are Still Problematic

Daily Real Estate News - August 14, 2019 - 10:00pm

“A handful of areas still face notable problems with homes abandoned by owners after they get hit with foreclosure claims,” a new report finds.

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Kanye West’s Affordable Housing Under Scrutiny

Daily Real Estate News - August 14, 2019 - 10:00pm

The rapper has until Sept. 13 to bring his “dome-like” desert housing for low-income California residents up to code.

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The Cheapest and Priciest Places to Live in the U.S.

Daily Real Estate News - August 14, 2019 - 10:00pm

See how your city ranks among 75 metros when factoring in rent costs, average utility and internet costs, fuel prices, and food.

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20M Owners Could Lower Mortgage Payments by Refinancing

Daily Real Estate News - August 14, 2019 - 10:00pm

Homeowners could save nearly $270 per month from the recent drops in rates.

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KW, Offerpad Form Agent-Led iBuyer Program

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

The partnership expands Keller Williams' reach in the instant-offer movement as it presents sellers in a hurry with greater options.

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Is the Midwestern Housing Boom Getting Too Hot?

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

Many of the heartland’s top-performing markets are heating up so quickly that they now face shortages and price hikes.

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Average Mortgage Debt Tops $202K

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

Despite an increase, buyers are “more responsible with their mortgage debt than in years past,” a new report notes.

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Latest Data Shows Housing Clash Between Buyers, Owners

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

Buyers are eager to take advantage of lower mortgage rates, but sellers are concerned about slowing home price growth, according to realtor.com®.

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Chance the Rapper Name-Drops RE/MAX in a Song

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

The real estate firm played a role in how the musician met his wife.

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HUD to Unveil New Condo Guidance That Could Boost Sales

Daily Real Estate News - August 13, 2019 - 10:00pm

Updated condo rules are due out Thursday, which could help more would-be buyers become eligible for an FHA-backed mortgage.

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How Body Language Gives You Nonverbal Answers

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

Janine Driver, known as the “human lie detector,” outlines physical cues to watch for that could make or break a client relationship.

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NAR CEO Issues Challenge to State, Local Associations

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

NAR has struck a partnership with a charitable organization, and CEO Bob Goldberg wants to get more REALTORS® involved.

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Buyers May Have Even Tougher Time Finding a Home

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

A shift in the housing market is occurring across the country and likely will linger into 2020, realtor.com® reports.

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Homeowners Emphasize the Look of Kitchen, Laundry Appliances

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

A J.D. Power study finds that the rise of “HGTV diehards and Pinterest enviers” is putting a greater emphasis on appliance aesthetics.

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The States With Surging Vacation Home Markets

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

The growth of these second-home hotspots may surprise you.

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‘Alexa, Tell Me About the Kitchen’

Daily Real Estate News - August 12, 2019 - 10:00pm

A brokerage in Atlanta is using the voice-activated devices to guide prospective buyers through a house tour.

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N.J. Couple Sells Home That’s Been Stalked for Decades

Daily Real Estate News - August 11, 2019 - 10:00pm

A person dubbed “The Watcher” has been sending threatening letters to the family since they moved in five years ago.

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Consumers Put More Faith in Real Estate Than Stocks

Daily Real Estate News - August 11, 2019 - 10:00pm

Millennials are the most likely generation to choose housing as an investment to build wealth, according to a Bankrate survey.

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4 Common Furniture Layout Mistakes

Daily Real Estate News - August 11, 2019 - 10:00pm

The way the furniture is positioned in a room can have a big impact on how prospective buyers perceive the space.

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Oregon Becomes First State to Ban Single-Family Zoning

Daily Real Estate News - August 11, 2019 - 10:00pm

“We committed to significant investments that will help every family have a warm, safe, and dry place to call home,” governor says.

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