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Survey: 20% of homeowners don’t have funds for emergency maintenance

A worrying number of homeowners are desperately short of cash, and just one major problem, such as leaky pipe, could…

3 years ago

Home buyers dismiss recession fears

A new survey by Realtor.com shows that the threat of an impending recession has done little to deter home buyers.…

3 years ago

Buyers budgets will be the biggest challenge in 2019

Unlike in recent years when competition from multiple bidders was the biggest obstacle for home shoppers, this year it’s likely…

3 years ago

Most Americans say homeownership is key to achieving the American Dream

A survey of more than 2,000 consumers published by Bankrate.com this week reveals that 79 percent of Americans still believe…

3 years ago

Attitudes towards housing shift as markets begin to cool

Residential real estate markets have been overheating for some time, but the vast majority of Americans now believe their local…

4 years ago

Discrimination is the top concern for LGBT home buyers, survey finds

Freddie Mac researchers have revealed that members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community often try to seek “LGBT-safe”…

4 years ago

77% of consumers say now is a good time to sell a home

Consumer sentiment is changing, as 77 percent of them now say they believe now is a good time to sell…

4 years ago

Survey: Most buyers seek financing before they start looking for a home

The majority of first time buyers will check to see if they can obtain financing as the first step they…

4 years ago

Too much paperwork with mortgage applications, borrowers say

Home buyers wish the process of obtaining a mortgage could be both faster and less confusing. But at the same…

4 years ago

The proportion of renters has grown significantly in every major U.S. city since 2006

Every single one of the U.S.'s 50 largest cities now has more renters than it did 10 years ago, according…

4 years ago