Real Estate

Weekly mortgage applications fall sharply as potential home buyers drop out

Real Estate CNBC - June 27, 2018 - 7:00am
More new listings are coming on the market this summer, but buyers are bumping up against high prices and multiple offers.
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Loan Apps Drop Sharply as Buyers Get Jittery

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

This summer’s pricey and ultra-competitive housing market may be spooking would-be home buyers.

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11 Most Endangered Historic Places in the U.S.

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

The National Trust for Historic Preservation unveils its annual list of landmarks most at risk of development, demolition, or falling into disarray.

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How Much Influence Should Kids Have in Buying Decisions?

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

Though 55 percent of homeowners say they took their children’s views under advisement when purchasing a home, real estate pros and psychologists are split on whether that’s healthy.

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How Your Clients Are Celebrating Their ‘Housiversary’

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

Homeowners are coming up with creative ways to mark their homeownership milestones, and you can join in on the fun.

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Replacements for Facebook’s ‘Likely to Move’ Ads

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

Real estate professionals are receiving notice that the social network will be shutting the feature down in mid-August. What will you use next to target online ads?

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Yun: Spring Was the Season of ‘Unmet Expectations’

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 27, 2018 - 1:00am

Sales data shows that the recently ended spring buying season didn’t live up to the hype typical for real estate’s traditionally busiest time of year.

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Remodeling your home? Here's why it will cost you more

Real Estate CNBC - June 26, 2018 - 10:55am
With more homeowners staying put, the costs to update and enlarge are increasing.
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Home price gains ease in April: S&P Case-Shiller

Real Estate CNBC - June 26, 2018 - 9:00am
The heat appears to be coming off home prices, albeit very slightly. 
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Mobile Homes Could Fill Large Inventory Gaps

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

Some economists believe manufactured housing would not only relieve supply shortages but also provide more affordability.

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Survey: Homeowners Spending More to Remodel

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

The median cost of a kitchen renovation has risen 10 percent over the last year, but that’s not stopping owners' desire to spruce up their homes.

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Lenders Focus on Cutting Costs to Remain Competitive

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

To make up for the decline in refinancings, banks are trying to court more consumers by lowering borrowing fees.

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New-Home Sales Jump to Highest Level of 2018

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

Many new builds have been more moderately priced, an encouraging sign for first-time buyers.

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Where Sellers Become Millionaires After a Property Sale

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

See the markets where the most sellers strike it rich.

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‘Best Places to Work’ in Real Estate

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 26, 2018 - 1:00am

Find out which brokerages and CEOs in the industry made Glassdoor’s annual list.

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New home sales growth concentrated in more affordable south: Expert

Real Estate CNBC - June 25, 2018 - 2:20pm
Patrick Newport, IHS Markit executive director of U.S. economics, and Susan Wachter, University of Pennsylvania Wharton real estate professor, discuss the jump in new home sales in May. All the growth in new home sales is in the south where housing is affordable.
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New home sales still well below historic norms of demand

Real Estate CNBC - June 25, 2018 - 2:13pm
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on May's jump in new home sales.
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How Hudson Yards is going to change the NYC landscape

Real Estate CNBC - June 25, 2018 - 2:10pm
Jeff Blau, Related Companies CEO and partner, sits down with Diana Olick to give an update on Hudson Yards and how the future of cities will impact the future of working.
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Any Fannie, Freddie Changes Require Care, Experts Say

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 25, 2018 - 1:00am

Preventing disruption to the availability of safe, affordable mortgage financing is key.

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What Are America’s Most Posh ZIP Codes?

NAR Daily News Magazine - June 25, 2018 - 1:00am

The ultrarich’s biggest spending category tends to be on real estate. So where are the richest people in America settling down and buying a home?

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