Real Estate News

Below are the latest real estate news headlines for buyers and sellers.

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What to think about when saving for near-term goals amid choppy markets, rising interest rates

If you're saving for a goal three to five years away, rising interest rates and liquidity should be top of mind. Here's how to decide where to put that cash. Read Article

Fri, 20 May 2022 11:58:26 PDT

Trump pays $110,000 fine but must do more to lift contempt order, New York AG's office says

A $10,000 per day fine against Trump could be reinstated if he does not meet the conditions required to lift a contempt-of-court finding. Read Article

Fri, 20 May 2022 12:24:28 PDT

Crypto as currency: managing your financial life using digital coins

It's possible to live off of a salary paid in cryptocurrency but advisors caution clients virtual coins don't offer the same protections as cash or stocks. Read Article

Fri, 20 May 2022 05:40:28 PDT

Reality TV shows based on real estate are 'horrible' for the industry, says brokerage CEO

Bess Freedman, CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, took aim at the rise of shows like Netflix's "Selling Sunset" and Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing." Read Article

Thu, 19 May 2022 15:09:42 PDT

Existing home sales fell in April to the lowest level since the start of the pandemic

Rising mortgage rates and continued tight supply caused home sales to drop to the lowest level since the start of the pandemic. Read Article

Thu, 19 May 2022 11:46:57 PDT

How relocating Americans created new inflation hot spots

The relationship between migration and inflation has strengthened as more people relocate from expensive cities to more affordable areas, according to Redfin. Read Article

Thu, 19 May 2022 04:05:01 PDT

Scared of getting a mortgage? A strategist reveals the 1990s gadget that gives her cause to be optimistic

Invesco's Kristina Hooper recalls her own experience of buying a "starter home" as a newlywed in 1996. Read Article

Wed, 18 May 2022 23:13:38 PDT

Weekly mortgage demand from homebuyers tumbles 12%, as higher interest rates take their toll

Higher mortgage interest rates are hitting homebuyer affordability hard, and that is showing up in a sharp drop in mortgage applications. Read Article

Wed, 18 May 2022 04:00:02 PDT

How to sidestep a tax bomb when selling your home

With soaring prices and record home equity, you may expect a profit when selling your property. Here's how to lessen the tax bite. Read Article

Tue, 17 May 2022 08:30:46 PDT