Is a 21-day closing period possible?



Lenders are aiming to reduce the bloated time frame it takes from agreeing to buy a home to actually closing on the deal.

5 Tips to run a Facebook campaign like a boss



Facebook is one of the most popular platforms for real estate agents looking to market their listings and keep in touch with clients. The reason for that is its popularity

Big boom expected in residential construction soon



Builders are likely to ramp up the construction of single-family homes in the next two years, driven by a growing economy, improving unemployment rates and an increase in household formation

Zillow study shows homes in black neighborhoods are twice as likely to be underwater



A new study from Zillow has found that homeowners in predominantly black communities are almost twice as likely to be “underwater” on their mortgages

Improve your online webinar skills with these tips



If you’re looking to stand out during webinars and other online meetings, you’ll need to hone your communication skills to be both clear and compelling.

Home buyer sentiment falls in face of mortgage rate rises



Mortgage rate increases are chipping away at home buyer sentiment, according to the latest reading from Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index.

Federal Housing Administration mortgages are about to get cheaper



Homebuyers seeking Federal Housing Administration insured mortgages will soon be able to take advantage of reduced costs.

Experts say more condos needed to boost apartment sector



Demand for rentals in the apartment sector is still high because few condo renters are keen on buying, according to industry experts.

CoreLogic warns of new “reverse occupancy scam”



CoreLogic is warning that mortgage fraudsters have reversed their approach to one of the most traditional occupancy scams in the book.

Zillow names Nashville, Tenn., as the hottest housing market in 2017



If you’re looking for a real estate investing opportunity this year you could do a whole lot worse than hunting for a home Nashville, Tennessee, which was recently named by Zillow as its hottest housing market for 2017.