Mortgage payments rise twice as fast as interest rates



Buyers’ monthly housing costs are growing rapidly as mortgage rates have risen significantly since the beginning of the year. A recent Zillow analysis found that higher rates are responsible for about two-thirds of the increase in buyers’ monthly mortgage payments compared with what those costs would have been a year ago had home values remained […]

Suburbs are less affordable than urban areas in the largest U.S. metros, study finds



Housing affordability across the country is especially tough in the nation’s urban areas, but in the country’s largest metros it’s often the suburbs that are the least affordable.

Mortgage fraud is on the rise



A growing number of borrowers are becoming so desperate to qualify for a mortgage that they end up lying about how much they earn on their applications.

Top 50 Female Real Estate Agents You Should Follow on Twitter



Twitter is one of the established social media platforms. While many other appeared since it was launched, there are still numerous people, across the globe and from multiple domains, using it

Experts call on landlords to refrain from increasing rents



The reduced number of rental vacancies available, combined with strong demand for such properties, could tempt landlords to increase their rents even more. However, housing experts are advising landlords against doing so, saying that any further hikes would overburden tenants, many of whom are already struggling to keep up with the costs. The largest landlord […]

Top Five Tips on How to Choose a Good Moving Company



It is always a challenge to relocate to a new place of living, but it is possible to make moving smooth and well-organized if you turn to a professional full-service moving company.

Trump’s latest trade tariffs on China could drive up home prices, experts warn



President Donald Trump’s administration this week imposed another round of trade tariffs worth some $200 billion on Chinese goods, and now homebuilders say they’re worried

Homeowners start counting the cost of Hurricane Florence



Residents of affected areas are now starting to count the cost of the damage as the storm slowly dissipates

Co-living startup Bungalow raises $64M in funding



Bungalow, a new residential real estate platform, recently launched, announcing it has secured $64M in funding: a $14M Series A led by Khosla Ventures, Atomic VC,

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