Existing home sales get off to a great start this January



Existing home sales got off to a rapid start in 2017, reaching its fastest pace in almost a decade, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Knock Knock? Startup lands $32m series A funding to reshape residential home sales



Online real estate service Knock is finishing up a $32 million Series A round led by RRE Ventures. The new company, founded by former Trulia executives, promises to handle the details of home sales in exchange for the traditional six percent commissions.

Foreclosures fell by 40% at the end of 2016, CoreLogic reports



The number of foreclosures completed in December fell 40% from a year earlier, according to data released Tuesday by CoreLogic.

The Sunny Plumber: Your Brightest Choice in Plumbing Services



When looking for a plumbing company, you need to look for something better than a firm that simply promises to “get the job done”.

Identify rift between housing affordability and availability grows



A new housing affordability model created jointly by the National Association of Realtors suggests homebuyers at many income levels could see an inadequate amount of listings on the market within their price range in coming months.

The impact of pets on residential real estate



When making decisions about buying, selling or renovating their homes, Americans, by and large, take their pets’ needs into account, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors

Higher Mortgage Rates stifling the plans of first time home buyers



The recent surge in mortgage rates is hindering the plans of first time home buyers to purchase this spring.  According to a report recently released by the realtor.com, the increase in mortgage rates in the last two months of 2016 have

San Francisco Bay area is tops for sellers



San Francisco and San Jose, Calif. top Zillow’s list of the best markets for sellers. Buyers in Baltimore and Miami will have the most negotiating power when shopping for a home however, according to a new analysis. Denver, Seattle and Sacramento, Calif. join the two Bay Area metros on the list of markets that favor […]

Rising mortgage rates set to impact residential real estate in 2017



Increasing mortgage rates and their impact on affordability will be the most significant force driving the 2017 housing market, experts say

4 Major Problems That Will Make You Fail Your Home Inspection



If you’re considering selling your house, a home inspection can help you zero in on problems that you may need to fix before putting it on the market.