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FHA Lenders Tighten Standards

A new report from two Federal Reserve economists says lenders have been applying strict underwriting conditions to keep borrowers who can’t afford a large down payment out of the Federally guaranteed program that is designed to make it possible first time and ...


Led by Buyers from China, U.S. Housing Sales to International Clients Hit $92 Billion

(MCT)—A record amount of foreign money is flowing into the U.S. housing market. ...


Building Relationships that Matter Most

From saving time to tips for selling in summer and building long-lasting real estate relationships, Colleen Holmes, a broker with Engel & Völkers Lake Placid in Lake Placid, N.Y., offers a wealth of information on winning in the real estate industry. ...


Living Smart: Easy Projects to Spruce up Your Landscaping

(MCT)—Having a mid-summer’s dream of better landscaping? Here are three easy projects to help realize your vision: ...


BHHS Florida Network Realty Announces New Leadership

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty announces Christine Scalf has joined the company as Broker/Manager of the Mandarin/St. Johns branch office. ...


CENTURY 21 New Millennium Collecting School Supplies in the Community

CENTURY 21 New Millennium will be collecting school supplies from July 16th until August 20th as part of its Back to School Supply Drive.  The supplies will be distributed to students in need.  Businesses and individuals wishing to contribute to the drive should drop off school supplies at the CENTURY ...


Monday Morning Mobile: New Technology Creates a New Consumer

The changing technology landscape can be seen at all levels: globally, nationally, locally and within the real estate industry. However, it’s not just that technology is impacting industry, but rather that technology is having an impact on us as a society. Technology ...


Signs of Recovery in New-Home Sales

As families try to get their moves completed before the coming school year, some of them will choose the benefits of buying a new home. That’s good news because it underscores the slow but steady gains being made in this crucial part ...


A New Challenge to HUD’s Reverse-Mortgage Program

(MCT)—The United States faces a retirement funds crisis: a rapidly growing number of people who retire without the financial capacity to support themselves during ever-increasing life spans. The Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) reverse-mortgage program, which allows older homeowners to convert some ...


June Housing Scorecard: New- and Existing-Home Sales Up

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury recently released the June editionof the Obama Administration's Housing Scorecard – a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market. The latest data show progress among key indicators, including growing equity and a rebound in ...


To Go Solar or Not? That Is the Question!

I spend a lot of time monitoring the home solar industry and passing new information on whenever it develops. As more companies emerge to help homeowners with solar energy projects, and the price of related equipment continues to drop, more and more ...


Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Selects Teldon as Solutions Group Partner

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® announced recently that Teldon has been selected as a preferred provider through its Solutions Group program, which offers select business tools to its global network of more than 500 real estate firms. ...


Renewable Energy in New Homes

A rising number of new homes include renewable energy features, a trend that is apparent in both single-family and multifamily construction. ...


Who’s the Boss?

Living in both the real estate brokerage and technology worlds, I have seen firsthand the frustrations that brokers and the folks they buy real estate technology from experience when it comes to the lack of agent adoption. ...


Three-Quarters of American Homeowners Have Used a REALTOR®

According to the results of a housing survey released recently by BMO Harris Bank, three-quarters (77 percent) of homeowners have used a real estate agent. However, nearly half (47 percent) of Americans are confident they could sell a home without the help ...


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