NAHREP ranks the top 250 Latino real estate professionals in the U.S.



The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals has announced its list of the top 250 real estate agents. The list serves to recognize “exceptional Latino real estate agents from around the country,” NAHREP said.

Decline in new home construction could cause “housing emergency”, says NAR economist



New home construction is on the decline following a strong start to 2017. The latest report from the Commerce Department shows that housing starts nationwide,

Vladimir Putin Extends Manifest Destiny Across Russia



Vladimir Putin has declared an expansion of the Russia version of the American Homestead Act, the Far East land giveaway that made headlines last Summer.

Housing affordability is a growing problem



Home prices in the U.S. surpassed their pre-recession peak in 2016, according to the latest State of the Nation’s Housing report, which was published on Friday by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. That might be good news for homeowners, but for those who’re yet to buy a property, rising prices could […]

Wise and Not So Wise Refinancing Choices



With homes steadily and rapidly appreciating for several years, refinancing is alive, well, and regularly making news. A blast form the past – cash-out refinancing peaked in 2006, when homeowners cashed out $320.5 billion

Childcare costs undermines middle-class housing aspirations



Upper-middle-class families are more likely than low or upper-class families to rely on their extended family for childcare, according to the Zillow Housing Aspirations Report

Little Known Memphis Facts



Memphis has many well-known attractions that include Graceland, Sun Studio, and the National Civil Right Museum. However, there’s much more to explore that lurks just beneath the surface. There are treasures located

The 4 main factors used to decide who qualifies for a mortgage



Lenders generally use a standard, specific criteria in order to determine if applicants can qualify to obtain a mortgage, and what the terms of that loan should be

OSCRE International launches initiative to explore Blockchain’s potential in real estate



OSCRE International has announced the launch of its Blockchain Initiative to explore applications of this emerging technology in the commercial real estate industry.

Why real estate agents shouldn’t fear being replaced by technology



The Internet has evolved into a wonderful resource for home buyers, and with new innovative technology, it’s fair to say the vast majority of them will begin their search

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