Don’t Scare Buyers Away This Halloween

Don’t Scare Buyers Away This Halloween By Liz Dominguez Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: Ghostly Listings: What It Costs to Own a Famous Haunted House Collaboration Key to...

Hurricanes Pummel New-Home Production

Hurricanes Pummel New-Home Production Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, October 19, 2017 Fewer new homes are in the works, and economists say recent hurricanes that struck the South brought down the latest numbers. Housing starts dropped 4.7 percent in September to a...

Childless Buyers Buoy Condo Market

Childless Buyers Buoy Condo Market Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Home shoppers without children are a growing segment in the housing market, and they tend to desire smaller houses than previous generations. The fertility rate among women 15 to 44...

Airbnb, Realtor.com® Team Up

Airbnb, Realtor.com® Team Up Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, June 24, 2015 Realtor.com® announced a new partnership with home-sharing and vacation-booking site Airbnb to allow potential home buyers to experience a specific neighborhood before purchasing. The...

Lot Prices in Midwest Hit Record High

Lot Prices in Midwest Hit Record High Daily Real Estate News | Monday, October 16, 2017 Builders are paying more for new-home lots, and those expenses will be passed on to home buyers. Single-family lot prices remained at record levels last year, with half costing...

California Wildfires Heat Up Housing Crunch

California Wildfires Heat Up Housing Crunch Daily Real Estate News | Monday, October 16, 2017 Areas of California affected by wildfires may have an inadequate supply of emergency housing for victims because those markets were already facing severe inventory shortages,...

Home Haunted? No Problem, New Survey Shows

Home Haunted? No Problem, New Survey Shows By Zoe Eisenberg Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: Answering the Call: HomeSmart CEO Pilots Irma Rescue Mission Buying in a Seller’s...

Amazon Teeters Into Selling Homes… Kind Of

Amazon Teeters Into Selling Homes… Kind Of Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Between its own stock and the offerings by third parties that use its storefront, Amazon has earned the reputation of having anything shoppers can buy, and now consumers...