Report: Kids Have Big Say in Real Estate

Report: Kids Have Big Say in Real Estate

Report: Kids Have Big Say in Real Estate Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Buyers with children put more weight on the neighborhood, local schools, and size of homes when shopping for the right property, according to the 2017 Moving With Kids report,...
Report: 1 in 4 Homes Now Equity Rich

Report: 1 in 4 Homes Now Equity Rich

Report: 1 in 4 Homes Now Equity Rich Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, August 17, 2017 Homeowners should be feeling richer. At the end of the second quarter, more than 14 million U.S. properties were considered equity rich. (That means the combined loan amount...
Experts: Expect a Downturn, but Not Because of Housing

Experts: Expect a Downturn, but Not Because of Housing

Experts: Expect a Downturn, but Not Because of Housing By Suzanne De Vita Housing experts questioned in Zillow’s latest Home Price Expectations Survey are anticipating another downturn in the next three years, but one set off by a “geopolitical crisis,” not the real...
Solar Eclipse May Impact Solar Panel Users

Solar Eclipse May Impact Solar Panel Users

Solar Eclipse May Impact Solar Panel Users Daily Real Estate News | Monday, August 14, 2017 Mark your calendars: Aug. 21 is the day a solar eclipse will cross the United States. This rare event occurs when the moon completely obscures the sun. And the brief period of...
The Green Movement in Sustainable Housing

The Green Movement in Sustainable Housing

The Green Movement in Sustainable Housing Recap of CRD Podcast Episode 5 The following information is provided by the Center for REALTOR® Development (CRD), with assistance from Lauren Hampton and the Podfly editorial team. In the fifth episode of the CRD Podcast,...
‘Soft’ Credit Checks: Do They Hurt Your Credit Score?

‘Soft’ Credit Checks: Do They Hurt Your Credit Score?

‘Soft’ Credit Checks: Do They Hurt Your Credit Score? (TNS)—Lenders use your credit score to determine whether you are eligible for a loan and to decide what terms they are prepared to offer. Credit bureaus keep track of when companies check your score, regardless of...
High Prices Keep Activity Sizzling Through Summer

High Prices Keep Activity Sizzling Through Summer

High Prices Keep Activity Sizzling Through Summer High prices are keeping home sales activity sizzling through summer, with listings moving 6 percent faster year-over-year in July, according to the latest data preview from realtor.com®. Prices in July are 10 percent...