Home shortage makes fixer-uppers more appealing

Home shortage makes fixer-uppers more appealing

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Aug. 30, 2016 – Buying the perfect home that’s move-in ready may be more elusive than...

Credit scores aren’t the be-all, end-all FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Aug. 26, 2016 – Question: Our home was foreclosed by...

With rain on horizon, insurers say ‘be prepared’

With rain on horizon, insurers say ‘be prepared’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Aug. 25, 2016 – There’s a good chance that a tropical disturbance will become the eighth named...

Fla.’s housing market: Higher median prices in July

Fla.’s housing market: Higher median prices in July

NAR: Existing-home sales lose steam in July ORLANDO, Fla. – Aug. 24, 2016 – Florida’s housing market reported rising median...

Fannie and Freddie redesign mortgage applications

Fannie and Freddie redesign mortgage applications

WASHINGTON – Aug. 23, 2016 – Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced a redesign of the Uniform Residential Loan Application...

Fannie, Freddie: The RE issue most people ignore

Fannie, Freddie: The RE issue most people ignore

MIAMI – Aug. 8, 2016 – Miamian Bruce Berkowitz has taken on a fight few would dare: He’s suing Uncle...

Average 30-year mortgage rate declines to 3.43%

Average 30-year mortgage rate declines to 3.43%

Mortgage Rate Trend Index This week, more than half (54%) of the industry experts polled by Bankrate.com think that mortgage...

Some people pushing for greater HOA oversight

Some people pushing for greater HOA oversight

KANSAS CITY – Aug. 4, 2016 – The frantic cry still haunts Monica Meeker. It punctured the darkness as she...

2016 Florida Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

2016 Florida Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday

Frequently Asked Questions Fla. Dept. of Revenue, 2016 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday – Frequently Asked Questions Page 1 1. Where...

FHA condo relief coming: President signs bill

FHA condo relief coming: President signs bill

WASHINGTON – Aug. 2, 2016 – President Obama has signed H.R. 3700 – the “Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act” –...