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Archived Newsfeed September 2018

9-28-18 U.S. Pending Home Sales Fell 1.8% in August

The number of U.S. existing homes going under contract declined in August for the fourth time in five months, reflecting what appears to be a broader slowdown in the housing market.

9-26-18 Apartment rents are suddenly rising faster, reversing year-long trend

Buying a home is getting more and more expensive, thanks to sharp increases in both prices and mortgage rates. That is juicing demand for apartment rentals and, in turn, pushing rents higher.

9-24-18 5 Tips for Economically Renovating Your Home

Maybe you want to freshen up your house’s look before the long winters, or a home repair has been long overdue.

9-21-18 U.S. Existing-Home Sales Steadied in August

Sales of previously owned U.S. homes held steady in August after a stretch of weakness in the housing market.

9-19-18 Weekly mortgage applications rise 1.6% as interest rates hit a 7-year high

Interest rates for home loans appear to be climbing again, and that may in fact be what's getting borrowers back to their brokers — fear that rates could move significantly higher in the coming months.

9-17-18 How to Stay Safe—and Safeguard Your Home—in a Flood

Many flood safety tips concentrate on what you can do to prevent one, but the most immediate concern for those who are in the path of rising waters is what to do to remain safe, protect others, and maybe even safeguard their cherished things at that very moment.

9-14-18 Homeowners are sitting on $6 trillion in available cash, but they're not tapping it

The big gains in home values over the last two years are starting to slow down, but U.S. homeowners are still reaping the rewards.

9-12-18 The VA Streamline

VA loans, for those eligible, are the ideal option when coming to the closing table with as little as possible is a primary goal.

9-10-18 5 Fall Home Maintenance Items To Check Off Now Before The Cold Kicks In

Summer is on its way out - even if it doesn't feel like it! - and fall is on the horizon. That means it's time to start thinking about how to get your home ready for winter.

9-07-18 Acquiring a Rental Property? Learn these Tricks First!

Acquiring a property for rent can be a stepping stone to amazing things. So, how should you proceed?

9-05-18 It's better to rent than to buy in today's housing market

It is easily the question most asked by anyone moving into their first home or downsizing into retirement. Should I buy or should I rent?

Archived Newsfeed August 2018

8-29-18 Home-Price Growth Slows Again, Case-Shiller Says

Economists and housing watchers have said for years that prices couldn’t continue growing as fast as they were. The market finally got the message.

8-27-18 Home Buyer Assumptions Are Expensive

List price can dominate decision making for buyers, but is it always a clear indicator of where value lies?

8-24-18 The housing recovery isn't over, it just feels like it is

A slew of negative housing numbers for July are piling up on top of a slew of negative housing numbers from the last several months.

8-22-18 Steady interest rates bring mortgage volume back to life

Mortgage borrowers came back to the table last week to refinance and to purchase homes, after their numbers fell for most of the past month.

8-20-18 Retirement Housing: Fixing Big Problems with Tiny Solutions

Imagine you’re retired. Your old house is hard to maintain, and it’s getting a bit tough to climb stairs.

8-17-18 Housing tipping back to a buyer's market as sellers cut prices

After several years of rich home price gains, the market appears to have found a limit to what people can afford. Sellers are finally responding by lowering prices more often.

8-15-18 Homebuilder sentiment falls to the lowest point in almost a year as affordability becomes a bigger worry

U.S. homebuilders are slowly losing confidence in their business.

8-13-18 Ready to Talk About Real Estate?

If you don't ask real estate professionals about real estate, who are you going to ask?

8-10-18 Mortgage Rates Tick Down as More Home Buyers Choose to Wait It Out

Interest rates for home loans ticked down as simmering trade tensions kept investors flocking to the safety of bonds, even as evidence mounts that more would-be home buyers may be giving up.

8-08-18 Weekly mortgage applications fall as home prices climb

Rising home prices continued to hit the mortgage industry hard last week.

8-06-18 How Can Online Marketing Services Help Your Website Get To The Top of The Search Results?

Online marketing is one of the most straightforward and more cost-effective methods for promoting your business.

8-03-18 U.S. Buyers Finding More Choice in High-Priced Areas

Sellers in some of the U.S.’s most in-demand areas are looking to turn profits, leading to a large inventory jump in those areas, according to a realtor.com® report released Wednesday.

8-01-18 Young People Don’t Want Construction Jobs. That’s a Problem for the Housing Market.

The construction business is having trouble attracting young job seekers.