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Office Sector Soars to Post-Recession High

Developers are ramping up construction of office space, as the sector reaches its highest pace since 2008. More markets seeing job growth, rising rents, and falling vacancies – such...

Property Taxes at a 20-Year High

Property taxes continue to increase, as the amount collected by state and local governments in 2013 reached the highest level in about two decades, according to U.S. Census Bureau...

Survey: High Expectations for Retirement Homes

Seventy percent of baby boomers say that the house they live in when they retire will be the best home they’ve ever had, according to a survey conducted by Better Homes and...

Report: Default Rate on HAMP Mods High

The high re-default rate on mortgages modified through the government's Home Affordable Modification Program is mostly because of borrowers who received the smallest reduction in...

Freddie Has High Expectations for Spring Market

Get ready for the healthiest spring home-buying season since 2007, according to Freddie Mac’s U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for March. The mortgage giant is forecasting...

6 Cities Where Foreclosures Are Soaring

Some housing markets are still battling high numbers of foreclosures that are continuing to put downward pressure on overall housing prices. Many of the cities facing the highest...

How to Snap High Quality Photos With Your Phone

You can use your phone to capture high-quality photos of your listings, and no one might ever even guess you snapped the photo from your phone too. With the rise of “iPhoneography...

Foreclosure Starts Rise to Highest Level of Year

Foreclosure starts moved up 20 percent in August over July, posting their highest monthly levels of the year....

Is the Cure for Foreclosure Glut a Bulldozer?

Bank of America Corp. is taking an unusual step in chipping away at its high inventory of repossessed homes by demolishing some of the most run-down homes in its inventory. Bank of...