Hurricane Florence threatens more than 750K homes, experts say



With Hurricane Florence closing in on the Carolinas and Virgina this weekend, threatening storm surges and destructive winds of up to 130 mph, experts are warning that more than 750,000 homes are at risk of serious damage. Florence is set to bring with it widespread inland rainfall and flooding in addition to strong winds, with […]

Prices are crumbling in ‘ultra-luxury’ real estate markets



The ultra-luxury real estate market is suffering from massive price reductions that have forced the owners of some exclusive properties to drop their asking prices by millions of dollars.

Here’s how much real estate $1 will buy in major U.S. markets



It’s no secret that housing prices have been quickly climbing over the past decade — the median home value in the U.S. is higher than ever before,

NAR economist Yun looks at the housing market 10 years after the Great Recession



A full decade after U.S. housing markets were crushed by the so-called Great Recession, which led to a major crisis that saw thousands of homes foreclosed upon,

Home price growth is slowing down in most larger markets



Home-value growth is slowing in almost two-thirds of the nation’s largest housing markets, according to the July Zillow Real Estate Market Report.

Analysis shows Chicago is the easiest place to save for a down payment



If you’re struggling to save up for a down payment on your first home, you could do a lot worse than move to Chicago, where it’s possible to do so within just three years, according to a new analysis from RealEstate.com.

HUD says Facebook violates the Fair Housing Act



Facebook is facing fresh controversy after the Department of Housing and Urban Development alleged that its violating the Fair Housing Act by allowing landlords and home sellers

Zillow expands its business as it acquires Mortgage Lenders of America



Zillow is getting into the mortgage game as it bids to own more of the home buying process. The company has just acquired Mortgage Lenders of America to fuel its new bid,

Invitation Homes faces accusations of poor property maintenance and unfair fees



Renters are accusing Invitation Homes Inc., an investment firm that owns the most single-family homes in the U.S., of not properly maintaining their properties.

Innovation Fast Tracks Openlistings.com to Market Transforming Success



The all-in-one real estate platform at openlistings.com represents the next step in the home buying experience. Designed for the tech-savvy consumer, Open Listings lets members complete

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