California’s five-year pilot program could lead to expanded enforcement of the REALTORS® Code nationally.Read More
The California Association of Realtors has published a “Q-and-A” on pocket listings for Realtors to distribute to their clients and the news media titled “The Pros and Cons of Off-MLS Listings: What Consumers and Real Estate Agents Should Know.”Read More
Over 100 million Americans are expected to face a massive heat wave this weekend, and it's always a good idea to remind people living in older housing stock without air conditioning that there are easy ways they can stay cool even during the peak of summer temperatures.Read More
Low mortgages rates and more job creation will push more folks toward buying a home. But persistent challenges for home builders and robust demand will lead to thin inventories and rising prices in certain areas of the country.Read More
As billionaire entrepreneur Karl Albrecht once put it, negotiation is about starting out with an ideal and ending up with a deal. Learn what you need to do to get buyers and sellers moving towards closing.Read More
Average fixed mortgage rates following 10-year Treasury yield lower after the May employment report came in well below expectations, according to the recently released Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®).
According to the PMMS, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.60 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending June 9, 2016, down from last week when it averaged 3.66 percent. A year ago at this time, the 30-year FRM averaged 4.04 percent.
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It’s well known that the United States has the largest economy in the world. In reality, however, the U.S. is made up of many much smaller economies, each with unique inputs, advantages and challenges.Read More
Number crunching alone can't tell you where to retire. That's a choice you'll ultimately need to make on your own. But identifying the places that hold the lowest appeal for retirees can at least help narrow your search.Read More
Where to retire is a deeply personal decision that no one else can make for you. However, if you haven't already settled on a destination, a comprehensive analysis of your options can help narrow your search.Read More