CoreLogic: Home Prices Rise at Accelerated Levels

CoreLogic: Home Prices Rise at Accelerated Levels Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, October 03, 2012 Home prices rose in August by their largest amount since July 2006, CoreLogic reports in its August Home Price Index, which includes distressed sales. Home prices increased 4.6 percent year-over-year in August. This marks the sixth consecutive increase in…

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Home Ownership Rate Stands at 65.5%

Home Ownership Rate Stands at 65.5% Daily Real Estate News | Monday, October 01, 2012 Americans still favor home ownership. The U.S. homeownership rate continues to remain around 65.5 percent, the U.S. Census Bureau reported late last week. The home ownership rate is nearly the same as it was in the second quarter of 2011…

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Mortgage Rates Sink to New Lows Again

Mortgage Rates Sink to New Lows Again Daily Real Estate News | Friday, September 28, 2012 Mortgage rates were back to breaking records for the second consecutive week. All mortgage products, except for the 5-year adjustable-rate mortgage, averaged a new record low, Freddie Mac reports in its weekly mortgage market survey. For those who can…

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Weichert Relocation Resources Named Relocation Management Company of the Year

An up-to-the-minute communication for RVPs, Managers, Processing Managers, and company and department heads The following news release was issued today:  WEICHERT RELOCATION RESOURCES NAMED  RELOCATION MANAGEMENT COMPANY OF THE YEAR MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., September 27, 2012 — Weichert Relocation Resources Inc. (WRRI), one of the world’s leading relocation and assignment management companies, was named Relocation Management…

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Home Prices Continue to Rise Over Last Year’s Levels

Home Prices Continue to Rise Over Last Year’s Levels Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, September 26, 2012 More housing reports released on Tuesday showed home prices on the rise. The Federal Housing Finance Agency reported that U.S. home prices increased 3.7 percent from a year ago in the 12-month period ending in July. FHFA’s…

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Mortgage Rates Fall Back to Record Lows

Mortgage Rates Fall Back to Record Lows Daily Real Estate News | Friday, September 21, 2012 Fixed-rate mortgages are back at all-time record lows or hovering near them, Freddie Mac reports in its weekly mortgage market survey. For those who can qualify for a loan, the ultra-low mortgage rates are pushing housing affordability higher. “Following…

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