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Denver pilots new granny flat program aimed at solving city housing shortages

Authorities in Denver are initiating a new program in the city that aims to solve housing shortage problems while providing…

4 years ago

Airbnb offers an olive branch to the multifamily industry

The disruptive hospitality service company Airbnb, which focuses on short term rentals, says its working with the multifamily housing industry…

4 years ago

Freddie Mac launches re-employment program for struggling or aspiring homeowners

Freddie Mac is launching a new program to help job seekers in rural areas find employment, in partnership with the…

4 years ago

Zillow introduced changes to its Premier Agent leads program

Zillow is introducing changes to its Premier Agent program that it first announced in April which it said should be…

4 years ago

Propy begins pilot program to track real estate deals in Vermont on the blockchain

Palo Alto-based blockchain startup Propy Inc. is launching a pilot program in South Burlington, Vermont that will see its technology…

5 years ago

HUD plans tougher limits on reverse mortgages

Reverse mortgages could be about to lose their sheen after the Department of Housing and Urban Development said it will…

5 years ago

Freddie Mac wants to automate the appraisal process, for some

Mortgage servicer Freddie Mac is hoping to automate home appraisals in an effort to speed up the closing process and…

5 years ago

NAR’s real estate tech accelerator announces this year’s intake

The National Association of Realtors has announced its chosen seven new technology startups for its 2017 REach tech accelerator program.…

5 years ago

Freddie Mac pilots new lending program for first-time buyers

Freddie Mac has launched a new pilot lending program with two non-bank lenders that eases the income and documentation requirements…

6 years ago

The FHFA says HARP will be extended by one more year

The Home Affordable Refinance Program, better known simply as “HARP” is to be extended into next year, Fannie Mae and…

6 years ago