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Gen Z Already Buying Homes

March 22, 2018 - 12:00am

There’s a newer group of home buyers in town, and they’re diving right into ownership.

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Fed Raises Rates: What This Means for Mortgages

March 22, 2018 - 12:00am

The Federal Reserve voted Wednesday to up its short-term interest rates, which will likely have an influence on buyers’ borrowing costs...

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GSEs Try to Boost Affordable Housing Efforts

March 22, 2018 - 12:00am

Mortgage financing giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have recently taken several efforts to try to open up housing options for low- and middle-...

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Home Sales Rebound in Kickoff to Spring

March 21, 2018 - 12:00am

Spring arrived with a rosier outlook for home sales, as business starts to pick up for more real estate professionals.

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This Bidding War Was Won With a Music Video

March 21, 2018 - 12:00am

A couple was outbid by $20,000 from other buyers vying for the same house, so they turned to music to connect with the sellers. And it worked....

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Where the New-Home Market Is Actually Rising

March 21, 2018 - 12:00am

Real estate professionals in these markets may want to consider reaching out to builders in the area. Homebuilding isn’t sluggish everywhere...

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Rents Are Growing the Most in Small Markets

March 21, 2018 - 12:00am

Nineteen of the 20 largest rent increases over the past year occurred in smaller cities, a new report shows. 

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Loan Demand Stalls After 2018's First Rate Drop

March 21, 2018 - 12:00am

Mortgage rates posted their first drop of the year last week, but it wasn’t enough to spur loan demand.

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Luxury 'Agrihoods' Sprouting in More Towns

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

Luxury developers are betting on garden-heavy “agrihoods” to lure a new crop of homeowners, and with concierge services in the mix,...

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24 Ways to Add Value to Your Property

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

Need to spruce up that listing to make it more marketable? This infographic shows home investment tips to get the most out of a property.

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How Much More Will Buyers Pay for a Mortgage?

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

An uptick in home prices and mortgage rates is leading to a jump in monthly payments. Realtor.com® provides a breakdown of how much more...

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Testimony: AHPs Offer Vital Insurance Option

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

REALTOR® Michael McGrew, a prominent NAR advocate, tells Congress it’s necessary to expand association health plans...

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Toys ‘R’ Us Closures May Hit Retail Sector Hard

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

The toy giant recently announced its decision to liquidate, and commercial experts are concerned about hundreds of shopping malls across the...

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Freddie: ‘Adulting’ Barriers Hold Back Housing

March 20, 2018 - 12:00am

According to Freddie Mac’s latest March Insight report, younger generations are struggling with “adulting,” which is stymieing...

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How to Get Sellers to Trust Your Price Advice

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

Many sellers believe they know what their home is worth. Here’s what to do when convincing your client to trust...

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Study: FEMA Severely Lowballs Flood Risk

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

Tens of millions of homeowners who don’t live near a federally recognized floodplain may still be in danger of flooding, researchers say.

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Buyers Make 20% Higher Down Payments

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

Find out the areas where consumers are putting down the most money for a home.

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Yun: Housing Starts Are ‘Vastly Inadequate’

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

Fewer new homes were in the pipeline in February, which shows “movement in the wrong direction” amid intensifying buyer demand, NAR...

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7 Most Affordable Small Towns in 2018

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

For your clients who enjoy a slower pace of life, realtor.com® researchers have identified the best places to call home.

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The Cities Where Owners Are Still Underwater

March 19, 2018 - 12:00am

Though homeowners are gaining equity across the country, these areas still have a disproportionately high number of properties in the red.

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