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5 Markets to Watch for Investors in 2015

Typical investor magnets like San Francisco, New York City, Boston, and Seattle are getting new competition from some rapidly growing markets. The coastal cities are no longer the top...

Foreclosures Back to Pre-Crisis Levels

A new sign that the foreclosure crisis may largely be in the rearview mirror, new filings in the third quarter of this year were down 16 percent from a year ago — bringing overall...

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...

New-Home Sales Surge to 6-Year High

Sales of new single-family homes soared 18 percent in August, as greater confidence in the recovery swept across the housing industry, despite news that homebuilding tumbled 14...

NAR to FAA: Lift Ban on Drones

The National Association of REALTORS® sent a letter this week to the Federal Aviation Administration asking the agency to consider permitting the use of drones, or Unmanned Aerial...

The World’s Priciest Place to Live and Work

London is the world’s most expensive city for companies to relocate employees, ending Hong Kong’s five-year streak on top, according to this year’s annual survey by...

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...

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...

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...

‘Normalized’ Economy to Prop Up Housing?

A pick-up in the economy is expected to help propel the housing market forward, with an increase in household formation and a stronger recovery, according to Freddie Mac’s...