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6 Signs Your Clients Are Ready to Invest

Are your clients looking to build their portfolio with investment properties? Help potential investors decide if now is the right time jump into the real estate market. Here are six...

65% of Markets See Moderate Home Prices

The median price of residential properties – including both distressed and non-distressed sales – was $191,000, up 3 percent in July from the previous month and up 12 percent from...

More Households Optimistic About Home Prices, Finances

The majority of households believe home prices will rise within the next 12 months, according to the Federal Reserve’s newly released Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S....

Suburbanites Are Happiest, Poll Finds

City centers and downtowns may be growing in demand among millennials and retiring baby boomers, but a new poll says residents are still happiest in the suburbs. Americans who live in...

Is Your Greatest Fear Losing Your Phone?

Your phone has likely become an extension of who you are, and if you ever lose it or have it stolen, you might suffer from Smartphone-Loss Anxiety Disorder, a new term coined by...

Mortgage Rates Hold at Yearly Low This Week

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is heading into the holiday weekend at its yearly low, giving home shoppers and home owners another opportunity to snag the lowest rate of the year,...

NAHB: Apartment, Condo Market Continues to Strengthen

Builders and developers are optimistic about the current conditions in the apartment and condominium market, which posted more gains in the second quarter. The Multifamily Production...

Home Owners Have Big Interior Design Plans

Only 2 percent of more than 1,700 home owners in the U.S. and Canada surveyed recently by the remodeling website Houzz say they have achieved their design vision for their homes. On...

Economists Grow More Optimistic About Housing’s Outlook

The strengthening job market has more economists gaining confidence about the direction of the housing market over the next two years, according to a newly released Reuters poll of 29...

Fannie Mae to Sell Its Iconic Headquarters

Mortgage giant Fannie Mae is planning to sell its mansion-like headquarters on Wisconsin Avenue in Washington, D.C., in a move to consolidate five of its D.C. offices into a...