9 Ways to Save for a Down Payment

9 Ways to Save for a Down Payment Image Courtesy of 401 Calculator (TNS)—You’ve found the perfect house. Interest rates are still low. There’s just one thing standing between you and your dream home: a down payment. Don’t abandon your home ownership dreams just yet....
Why Staging With Plants Draws More Buyers

Why Staging With Plants Draws More Buyers

Why Staging With Plants Draws More Buyers https://www.flickr.com/photos/47768002@N08/ Wellness-minded millennials are filling their homes with clean-air houseplants, and real estate developers are realizing that a love for greenery can be used as an amenity to attract...

Student Housing Just Got a Jolt

Student Housing Just Got a Jolt Investors are once again being lured to student housing properties. Purchases of student housing properties slowed considerably in 2017 after a record high in 2016, but the sector is showing another rebound in 2018. “Now, we are busy...

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...