Despite housing inventory woes, more homeowners believe now is a good time to sell



More homeowners might be ready to move, helping to relieve the critically low inventory situation that’s been blamed for a recent slowdown in home sales.

Forthcoming YouTube update will make videos look better on mobile screens



YouTube is planning new changes that will let users change the shape of its media player so it matches the format it was uploaded in, or the format you want to watch. When the update lands,

Mortgage applications rise on low interest rates



The number of mortgage applications finally grew last week, thanks to a surge of refinancing applications that came about as interest rates headed south.

NAR safety report shows one third of agents have felt unsafe on the job



The National Association of Realtors has just published the results of its 2017 Member Safety Report as we enter September, which is the official “Realtor Safety Month”.

NAR presses Congress to take action on National Flood Insurance Program



The National Association of Realtors is stepping up its campaign to press Congress to renew the National Flood Insurance Program

Miami mansion is up for sale, priced at 1,400 Bitcoins



So-called Bitcoin millionaires who’ve made a fortune from buying up the cryptocurrency in its early days are now looking to cash out by buying up luxury real estate. A report from Realtor.com says that Bitcoin trader Mike Komaranksy is listing his 9,500 square foot Miami mansion for a price of 1,400 BTC, which is equivalent […]

NAR announces 10 realtor finalists in annual Good Neighbor awards



The National Association of Realtors has announced the finalists of its annual Realtor Magazine 2017 Good Neighbor Awards. The award is designed to highlight realtors who make “an extraordinary impact on their community through volunteer work.” This is the 18th edition of the awards, which honors realtors who donate their time and energies to enrich […]

Adwerx Raises $4.3 Million to deliver localized digital ads for real estate



Adwerx, which sells localized digital advertising for real estate professionals, lenders, and small businesses, says its raised $4.3 million in a new funding round

HUD plans tougher limits on reverse mortgages



Reverse mortgages could be about to lose their sheen after the Department of Housing and Urban Development said it will increase premiums and tighten loan limits

Domuso gets $3.1M to fund its late rental payments loan platform



Domuso says it’s just landed $3.1 million in funding to build out its product offering, which uniquely serves renters by letting them pay late rent over an extended period of time

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