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Lift in Housing Starts Indicates Inventory Relief

November 20, 2017 - 12:00am

As they near their postrecession high, experts say new single-family and multifamily projects will help meet consumer demand.

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Homeowners, Appraisers Getting On Same Page

November 20, 2017 - 12:00am

Their views on home values are gradually aligning after rapid run-ups in prices caused their opinions to become misaligned in recent years.

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Freddie Rejoins Low-Income Housing Program

November 20, 2017 - 12:00am

The mortgage giant has announced it will restart its efforts to invest in a program that incentivizes investors to support affordable housing.

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The Most Affordable Ski Towns

November 20, 2017 - 12:00am

Home buyers who want a home in a wintertime resort can find budget-friendly options in these locales.

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Puerto Rican Refugees Further Strain Housing

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

Tens of thousands are fleeing the storm-ravaged island and heading for Florida—where inventory is already severely crunched—and real...

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5 Trends the Housing Market Will Regret

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

Home buyers say these fads will leave real estate in a weaker position if they continue.

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Mortgage Rates Rise to 4-Month High

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

Borrowing costs increased this week for home buyers and owners looking to lock in a 30-year or 15-year fixed-rate mortgage. 

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Siblings Opt to Live Apart on Shared Property

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

It’s a new niche in multigenerational living that's taking off in some areas of the country.

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3 Tips for Selling Land Online

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

When listing vacant lots or parcels of land, tailor your marketing strategy to reach a different audience than home sales.

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Largest Single-Family Rental Company Is Born

November 17, 2017 - 12:00am

Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes have completed their merger and now manage a portfolio of 82,000 homes nationwide. 

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REALTORS® Square Up After House Passes Tax Bill

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

NAR says it’s “just getting started” in the fight to stop a tax reform package that threatens homeownership incentives from...

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Homeowners Admit to ‘Real Estate Stalking’

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

Have you ever spied online to find out how much someone paid for their home?

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Would-Be Sellers Fear Becoming Priced-Out Buyers

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

Becoming a buyer is the problem that’s making more homeowners hesitant to sell.

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Lenders: 3% Mortgages Key for First-Timers

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

Mortgage lenders believe first-time home buyers will make up a larger portion of their business in the new year.

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CFPB Director Richard Cordray Steps Down

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

Some organizations and lawmakers view the chief’s resignation as an opportunity to restructure the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau...

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Where You Can Find the Cheapest Mansions

November 16, 2017 - 12:00am

Home shoppers looking to live in a mansion will find their money stretches the most in these locales.

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House Passes 5-Year Flood Insurance Extension

November 15, 2017 - 12:00am

The Senate must approve the bill if long-term reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program is to take effect before it expires on Dec....

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Bill Gates Plans for ‘Smart City’ in Ariz.

November 15, 2017 - 12:00am

The Microsoft founder’s real estate investment firm has spent $80 million for a large plot of land outside of Phoenix that it plans to...

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Facebook Makes Big Push Into Rental Listings

November 15, 2017 - 12:00am

Facebook plans to significantly expand its rental real estate listings section in its Marketplace as it attempts to better compete against...

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Rental Costs Are Still Surging in These Cities

November 15, 2017 - 12:00am

Renters are facing a steep run-up in prices in these locales. Maybe you can convince them to spend that money on homeownership instead. 

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