U.S. home prices surpass pre-recession peak

U.S. home prices surpass pre-recession peak

WASHINGTON (AP) – Nov 29, 2016 – U.S. home prices have fully recovered from their steep plunge during the housing...

Conforming mortgage limits go up in 2017

Conforming mortgage limits go up in 2017

WASHINGTON – Nov. 28, 2016 – The federal government increased the limit for conforming mortgages from $417,000 to $424,100 in...

4 Appliances That Need a Cleaning

4 Appliances That Need a Cleaning

Occasionally cleaning household appliances like stoves and refrigerators may seem obvious, but what about equipment that does the cleaning, like...

Trump presidency expected to help housing

Trump presidency expected to help housing

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nov. 21, 2016 – South Florida’s real estate market stands to benefit if President-elect Donald Trump follows...

Feds update their guidance on ‘sober homes’

Feds update their guidance on ‘sober homes’

  WASHINGTON – Nov. 15, 2016 – The Justice Department and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released...

Realtor.com: Expect busier months ahead

Realtor.com: Expect busier months ahead

  CHICAGO – Nov. 11, 2016 – The housing market remains strong this fall, and it’s poised to remain that...

Short-term rentals come with risks and rewards

Short-term rentals come with risks and rewards

  ORLANDO, Fla. – Nov. 9, 2016 – Home sharing is increasingly popular with travelers and homeowners, and Realtors® should...

Fla. Supreme Court changes foreclosure ’s timeline

Fla. Supreme Court changes foreclosure ’s timeline

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Nov. 4, 2016 – A Florida Supreme Court ruling announced yesterday threatens more homeowners with foreclosure...

Fla.’s housing market: Median prices higher in 3Q

Fla.’s housing market: Median prices higher in 3Q

NAR: Housing supply crunch accelerates metro home price growth in 3Q ORLANDO, Fla. – Nov. 3, 2016 – Florida’s housing...

One year later: New closing rules remain a challenge

One year later: New closing rules remain a challenge

WASHINGTON – Nov. 2, 2016 – It’s been a little more than a year since new federal closing rules took...