Here’s how long it takes for your credit to recover after buying a home



It takes around 11 months for a consumer’s credit score to recover after purchasing a home, a new study by online loan marketplace LendingTree has found. When a consumer buys a home, their credit score drops by an average of 15 points, but only after 160 days, or just over five months. That’s because it […]

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

How wildfires are impacting California’s real estate markets



A total of 18 wildfires have spread throughout California this week, scorching an area larger than the city of Los Angeles, officials said on Wednesday

The impact of public art on real estate values



Experts are linking public art to construction booms and price increases in residential real estate. With mounting evidence of this link arising, city planners and developers are looking to integrate

Study shows link between Airbnb and rising home prices



Home sharing website Airbnb has a direct impact on home prices and rental rates, according to an unpublished research paper seen by the Wall Street Journal.

Zillow says the U.S. could suffer another major recession within just 3 years



Zillow says it believes there’s a 73 percent chance that the next U.S. recession will begin by the end of 2020

What impact will President Trump have on housing markets?



President-elect Donald Trump’s shock election victory last night could have a positive impact on the residential housing market

The impact of better-educated immigrants on housing



A new report in Bloomberg highlights one of the less noticeable, but most significant factors that’s impacting the current shortage of cheap labor, and indirectly, also affecting the shortage of affordable housing

How the Presidential Elections are influencing the housing market



With such a tense presidential election campaign, is it possible that the real estate industry’s recovery could be destabilized?

Brexit has not had a major impact on U.S. mortgage rates, so far



Research firms are predicting that Brexit will have little impact on the U.S. housing market, and will not lead to a lowering of mortgage rates.

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