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18 secrets from real estate insiders for maximizing your profits

Real Estate CNBC - April 26, 2018 - 12:11pm
From timing the sale of your home to putting your home in a trust, here are 18 tips for maximizing your profits on real estate from GoBankingRates.com.
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These are the 5 worst housing markets for millennials

Real Estate CNBC - April 26, 2018 - 10:37am
Low supply and high demand are pushing prices higher everywhere, but the situation varies slightly city-to-city.
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Millennial homeownership suddenly drops after a good run

Real Estate CNBC - April 26, 2018 - 12:00am
After falling to a 50-year low, the U.S. homeownership rate has been steadily rising, driven by millennials. That turned around in the first part of this year, likely due to weakening affordability.
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Sales are going to be down this year but it won't be because of mortgage rates, says Redfin CEO

Real Estate CNBC - April 25, 2018 - 1:50pm
Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman discusses inventory being the problem in the housing market rather than rising mortgage rates.
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Weekly mortgage applications stall as rates make sharp move higher

Real Estate CNBC - April 25, 2018 - 7:00am
Mortgage interest rates last week didn't start to climb until the end of the week, but even a few days were enough to dampen demand.
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US shortage of homes for sale pushes prices higher

Real Estate CNBC - April 25, 2018 - 4:30am
CBRE Head of Americas Research Spencer Levy discusses the U.S. housing market.
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Why, Where Buyers Get Denied Mortgages

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am

A mortgage denial can be an embarrassing experience for a buyer. A new study reveals the top reasons consumers are being denied and which cities...

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The West, South Lift New-Home Sales

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am

More buyers were purchasing new homes in the West and South last month, but building constraints remain a chief concern nationwide.

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Housing Costs Up 9% for Entry-Level Buyers

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am

It costs significantly more for entry-level buyers to get into homeownership today than it did only a year ago. John Burns Real Estate Consulting...

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The Art Factor Boosts Housing

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am

Public art is linked to building booms and price increases for residential real estate.

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Mortgage Rate Spike Gives Buyers the Jitters

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am

As rates pressed higher last week, that seems to have been enough to make would-be home shoppers hit the pause button on the spring season.

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The only way to buy property in Shanghai these days is to win the lottery

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 1:50pm
Developers in Shanghai are resorting to lotteries as buyers outnumber the homes for sale, South China Morning Post reports.
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Homebuyers are stretching their budgets and mortgage limits to win bidding wars

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 11:45am
As the housing market gets ever more competitive and affordability weakens, buyers are doing all they can to win bidding wars and homes.
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US sales of new homes shot up 4 percent in March

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 10:36am
Sales of new U.S. homes jumped 4 percent in March, propelled by a surge of buying in the West.
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Home prices surge in February – even as mortgage rates rise

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 9:00am
The latest read from the much-watched Case-Shiller Home Price Indices show price gains widening as the supply of homes for sale remains lean.
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Barry Sternlicht: US real estate is my favorite asset class right now

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 8:44am
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman and CEO, provides insight to the real estate market and where he is seeing opportunity.
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Barry Sternlicht: Caterpillar stock 'looks cheap' here

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 7:36am
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman and CEO, weighs in on Caterpillar's quarterly results and what they indicates about global growth.
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Barry Sternlicht: Interest rates rise for two reason - one happy, the other risky

Real Estate CNBC - April 24, 2018 - 7:08am
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman and CEO, weighs in on rising rates and how it could impact the economy.
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Masses of Tumbleweed Bury Homes Out West

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 24, 2018 - 12:00am

Strong winds in Southern California and Utah have blown the spiky, dead desert plants onto properties, piling up to 5 feet high and blocking...

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Home Sales Should Be Higher—But They’re Not

NAR Daily News Magazine - April 24, 2018 - 12:00am

Buyer demand is high, and the broader economic environment remains favorable for selling. But here’s why sales just can’t seem to...

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