Real Estate News

Below are the latest real estate news headlines for buyers and sellers.

Real Estate

The lack of small-dollar mortgages is preventing Americans from purchasing affordable homes

Families on a more modest income are finding it harder to buy smaller houses with smaller mortgages. Read Article

Wed, 25 May 2022 04:05:02 PDT

Mortgage demand slides further, even as interest rates pull back slightly

Mortgage rates turned lower for the second straight week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Read Article

Wed, 25 May 2022 17:32:33 PDT

That vacation rental listing could be a scam. These are the warning signs to look out for

As summer heats up, you may be eager to book your next getaway. But before you commit to renting a property, be sure to double check it's not a scam. Read Article

Tue, 24 May 2022 10:42:00 PDT

Sales of newly built homes tumbled over 16% in April while prices soared

The median price of a new home sold in April was $450,600, an increase of nearly 20% from the year before. Read Article

Tue, 24 May 2022 08:07:50 PDT

Here's why major cities may still be worth their high cost of living

Cities' longstanding and dominant business advantages have waned in the pandemic but not disappeared amid wide adoption of remote work. Read Article

Tue, 24 May 2022 06:50:44 PDT

Op-ed: The housing shortage will actually benefit homebuilder stocks. Here are some companies to watch

Rumors of the homebuilding industry's weaknesses have been greatly exaggerated. The current battered condition of these stocks is actually an opportunity. Read Article

Tue, 24 May 2022 05:30:01 PDT

Goldman Sachs expects more China real estate defaults, switches to bear case

Chinese real estate defaults have increased so much that Goldman Sachs analysts have shifted to their worst-case scenario for the riskiest part of the market. Read Article

Mon, 23 May 2022 21:30:19 PDT

Buyers are making concessions to nab a home. Here's what they're doing

Some 58% of U.S. adults would be willing to take action to find housing that is more affordable, according to a Bankrate survey. Read Article

Mon, 23 May 2022 11:58:28 PDT

What to think about when saving for near-term goals amid choppy markets, rising interest rates

If you're saving for a goal three to five years away, rising interest rates and liquidity should be top of mind. Here's how to decide where to put that cash. Read Article

Fri, 20 May 2022 11:58:26 PDT

Trump pays $110,000 fine but must do more to lift contempt order, New York AG's office says

A $10,000 per day fine against Trump could be reinstated if he does not meet the conditions required to lift a contempt-of-court finding. Read Article

Fri, 20 May 2022 15:46:34 PDT