Trump Budget Proposal Slashes $8.8B From HUD

Trump Budget Would Slash HUD Funds by $8.8 Billion, Ask Assistance Recipients to ‘Shoulder’ More Housing Costs By Grace Guarnieri On 2/12/18 at 4:56 PM   Share U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson housing President Donald...

Industry Praises House Passage of TRID Improvement Bill

Industry Praises House Passage of TRID Improvement Bill By Suzanne De Vita The housing industry is applauding the House passage of the TRID (TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure) Improvement Act of 2017 (H.R. 3978) that aims to correct the disclosure of title insurance...

Stock Market Plunge: Is Real Estate Safe?

Stock Market Plunge: Is Real Estate Safe? By Liz Dominguez Is the stock market crashing? The short answer: no—the Dow is just a little bumpy right now. Monday’s Wall Street frenzy had people from all over the world fearing that a U.S. real estate bubble might be the...

Aging Down: The Face of Luxury Shifts

Aging Down: The Face of Luxury Shifts By RISMedia Staff Buyers aged 25-49 are considerably shaping the upper-end market, according to recently released research by Luxury Portfolio International®. Seventy-eight percent of buyers in the 25-49 group—”The New...

Where Owning Makes More Financial Sense

Where Owning Makes More Financial Sense Daily Real Estate News | Monday, February 05, 2018 As home prices and rental costs rise, more consumers are scrutinizing their best financial move: to buy or rent? Realtor.com®’s research team analyzed annual median rental costs...

More Homeowners Living With a Roommate

More Homeowners Living With a Roommate Daily Real Estate News | Monday, February 05, 2018 Living with a roommate isn’t a trend only among renters, nor is it limited to families living in multigenerational homes. The latest U.S. Census Bureau data reveals a growing...
CFPB ‘Constitutional’ After Appeals Court Ruling

CFPB ‘Constitutional’ After Appeals Court Ruling

CFPB ‘Constitutional’ After Appeals Court Ruling By Suzanne De Vita   An appeals court on Wednesday upheld the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) organizational structure. The agency, which has been at the center of controversy in...

Bike Rentals

Bike Rentals   Eugene is the perfect size to see by bike! We have over 46 miles of shared-use paths and 187 miles of on-street bicycle lanes. Don’t leave town without hopping on a bike to explore.   List of Bike Rental Companies Adaptive Recreation Services...

‘Hemp Homes’ Spark Building Industry

‘Hemp Homes’ Spark Building Industry Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, January 30, 2018 As more states legalize marijuana for recreational and medical purposes, the housing industry is increasingly looking to embrace it as a building material too, The New York Times...

Cash Sales Soar to Post-Recession High

Cash Sales Soar to Post-Recession High   Daily Real Estate News | Monday, January 29, 2018 Cash sales accounted for 8 percent of new-home sales in the fourth quarter of 2017, matching a high that has not been seen since 2014, the National Association of Home...