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Top Reasons People Want to Move

One in three U.S. households say they plan to move in the next five years, according to a survey conducted by the Demand Institute of 10,000 households’ current living...

Move Inc. Ready to Take on Zillow-Trulia

The real estate portal space is heating up with Zillow and Trulia finalizing their merger Tuesday. ...

MLS to Brokerage: Stop Leaking Brokers’ Rates

The Denver metro area’s multiple-listing service, REcolorado, has ordered a brokerage to shut down a database that is divulging buyer-broker commissions on every home listed in the...

Why Homebuyers Need to Act Now

Home buyers need to move fast if they want to spend less, notes Jonathan Smoke, chief economist at realtor.com® in commentary at the site. “Delayed purchases will only result in...

Millennials to Drive Down Home Sizes

The younger generation will make their mark on the look of homes in the coming years as homes likely will get smaller, separate laundry rooms will become essential, and home technology...

Buyers Turn to Credit Unions for Mortgages

Credit unions are increasingly pressing into a category traditionally reserved for banks: mortgages. More home buyers are turning to credit unions for mortgages, according to a new...

FHA Fee Cuts Likely to Lure More Buyers

Last week, the Federal Housing Administration announced it will cut its annual mortgage insurance premiums, likely resulting in about $900 in savings for borrowers and potentially...

Zillow, ListHub to End Listings Agreement

The real estate website Zillow will soon stop receiving feeds of hundreds of thousands of for-sale home listings from ListHub within the next three months, as it expects to transition...

Urban Institute to FHA: Stop Overcharging

In a recent blog post, Urban Institute officials argue that the Federal Housing Administration’s high home mortgage insurance premiums are unnecessarily sidelining potential home...

FAA Issues Drone Warning Again to Real Estate

The Federal Aviation Administration, joined by other industry and hobbyist groups, has launched a new safety public campaign on the use of drones. But in reminding recreational...