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Time to Loosen Manufactured Housing Regs?

January 31, 2018 - 12:00am

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is exploring eliminating some of its rules on manufactured homes in an effort to find...

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Crucial Turning Point in Homeownership Rate

January 31, 2018 - 12:00am

For the first time in 13 years, the U.S. homeownership rate ticked up. Thanks, millennials.

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Broker Sues Taylor Swift Over Commission Spat

January 31, 2018 - 12:00am

A Manhattan real estate broker with Douglas Elliman has sued representatives of the pop superstar, alleging the singer refused to pay commission...

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Rising Rates Cause Loan Demand to Teeter

January 31, 2018 - 12:00am

Mortgage rates were on the rise for the second consecutive week, causing some borrowers to show reluctance.

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Coldwell Banker Tries Recruiting in Blue

January 30, 2018 - 12:00am

The franchise is doubling down on its hued identity, hoping its latest ad campaign will both endear current agents and brokers to the brand...

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10 States With Highest, Lowest Credit Scores

January 29, 2018 - 12:00am

The average credit score in the U.S. was 675 last year. Did your state do better or worse than the national trend?

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Will Super Bowl Boost Housing in Host City?

January 29, 2018 - 12:00am

Football fans may come just for the big game, but sellers hope they’ll stick around and be lured into buying a home.

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Where Millennials Are Choosing to Call Home

January 29, 2018 - 12:00am

Millennials make up a quarter of the nation’s population, but their growth has not occurred evenly across geographic areas.

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Puerto Rico Fears Another Foreclosure Crisis

January 29, 2018 - 12:00am

Residents on the island who were granted a reprieve from mortgage payments after Hurricane Maria’s destruction last fall are now up against...

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Cash Sales Soar to Post-Recession High

January 29, 2018 - 12:00am

Buyers are increasingly entering the new-home market to purchase without a mortgage.

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Who Are the Hackers Targeting Transactions?

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

“We typically think of hackers as these magnificent young minds doing things we don’t know how to do,” an...

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Housing’s State of Union: Pressing Issues Ahead

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

Realtor.com® releases a report highlighting the key issues ahead for the economy, home sales and prices, and buyer demand.

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Germ-Free Doors Offered in New Homes

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

With flu season underway, buyers may have more appreciation for KB Home’s newest offering. 

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2017 New-Home Sales Stir Future Growth

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

More buyers purchased new homes last year, but the market continues to cater to the upper tier.

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Mortgage Rates Continue to Inch Upwards

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

Buyer affordability will be a challenge, with mortgage rates moving higher and robust house price gains across the country, warns Freddie Mac...

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The Most Affordable Rental Housing Markets

January 26, 2018 - 12:00am

Investors in search of a renting bargain may be surprised at the large metro that topped HomeUnion’s latest list. 

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Protecting Privacy Is Good for Business

January 25, 2018 - 12:00am

National Cyber Security Alliance encourages all businesses to create a culture of respecting privacy, safeguarding data, and enabling trust.

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3 Design Tips to Enhance a Home’s Good Vibes

January 25, 2018 - 12:00am

Elevate your property’s interior mood with these designer insights that could also help with home staging.

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Lender Launches Buyer-Agent Match Program

January 25, 2018 - 12:00am

LoanDepot’s new program connects preapproved home shoppers with real estate pros in their local market. 

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January’s 20 Hottest Markets

January 25, 2018 - 12:00am

Realtor.com® releases its monthly rankings of top-performing metros. 

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