An Upbeat Forecast for Housing

An Upbeat Forecast for Housing Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, January 24, 2013 The housing market has bottomed out and should show solid improvement, especially next year, top economists said at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. The National Association of Home Builders expects construction of single-family homes to surge nearly 22 percent…

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6 Reasons Why This Winter Is a Great Time to Sell

6 Reasons Why This Winter Is a Great Time to Sell Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Forget the myth that winter is a bad time to sell real estate. While sales usually inch lower in the cooler months, some real estate pros are saying this winter in particular may be a…

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Existing-Home Sales Slip in December; Prices Continue to Rise

Existing-Home Sales Slip in December, Prices Continue to Rise Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Existing-home sales eased in December but are well above a year ago, while limited inventory maintained the upward momentum in home prices, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. Total sales in 2012 were the highest in…

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U.S. Ranked One of Most Affordable Worldwide Housing Markets

U.S. Ranked One of Most Affordable Worldwide Housing Markets Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Detroit topped the list for the most affordable housing market in the world, according to the Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey, which analyzed housing prices in 227 metro markets worldwide. Detroit has faced economic hardship with a…

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Federal Agency Releases New Rules for Foreclosures

Federal Agency Releases New Rules for Foreclosures Daily Real Estate News | Friday, January 18, 2013 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released new guidelines for mortgage servicers on Thursday that set out to help protect home owners who may be facing foreclosure. CFPB Director Richard Cordraysays the new rules are aimed at trying to prevent…

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