Archives for November 2017

2018 forecast: Higher inventory and slower price gains

November 29, 2017

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 29, 2017 – Inventory constraints that have fueled a sharp rise in home prices and made it difficult for buyers to gain a foothold in the market will begin to ease next year as part of...read more

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5 first-year mistakes new owners make

November 27, 2017

CHICAGO – Nov. 22, 2017 – Homeowners can make a lot of mistakes during that first year in homeownership, especially when eagerness may sometimes lead to ignorance. HouseLogic recently featured several of the most common and...read more

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More vets, military members using VA loans for homes

November 22, 2017

WASHINGTON – Nov. 21, 2017 – For most of his life, Marrio Pearson gave little thought to being a homeowner. If the 45-year-old U.S. Army veteran thought about it at all, he found plenty of reasons why it was a bad...read more

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It doesn’t cost much to make a home ‘smart’

November 16, 2017

LOS ANGELES – Nov. 15, 2017 – So you're thinking about setting up a smart home. You'd like to say, "Alexa, turn off the lights," or "Alexa, lock the door," and have it all happen without having to get up out of your lounge...read more

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Study: Homes more affordable now than 20 years ago

November 13, 2017

NEW YORK – Nov. 13, 2017 – Homes are actually more affordable now than they were in the late 1990s, according to the latest Mortgage Monitor Report by Black Knight Inc., a mortgage data and performance information...read more

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