Inventory is a problem for the Washington real estate scene. According to this month's Northwest Multiple Listing Service report, the total active listings is down more than 10%, with 14 counties.. SeattlePI.com - Published
An Auckland woman says she was forced to eat takeaways after rodents infested her rental property.Combined with the fact the Sandringham home lacked any insulation saw Khaula Kazmi win $1765 from her.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Matuszewski will join James Hecht of Caliber and Haley Parker of Fairway to discuss the impact of company culture on attracting and retaining top talent.
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On the market for the first time in 40 plus years, this preserved Seward Park mid-century comes with history, 100 feet of waterfront, and its own dock. Yours for $3.6 million. SeattlePI.com - Published
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from the industry’s top originators on how to look beyond recruiting and win in the battle of retaining top talent.
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Homeowners may want to tap the breaks on those trendy white Carrara marble countertops if they’re looking to get a return on investment for renovations.
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The median price for a single-family home in California jumped 10% in December, the biggest year-over-year gain in more than four years.
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People movers are about the latest in business professionals making waves in the housing and mortgage industries.
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One of the quickest ways to destroy any goodwill or positive mindshare that you have with your network is to not respond to their social media comments.
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Three of the nation's top five affordable metro areas were in Illinois. All of the nation’s five least affordable metro areas were in California, including Los Angeles.
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In this case study, Umpqua Bank explains how they selected CoreLogic’s Property Tax Estimator to transform their manual processes and provide a transparent and consistent system that reimagined their.. HousingWire - Published
Housing Headlines takes a look at the latest news in housing, real estate, fintech, and beyond; featuring new product updates, launches, expansions, integrations, announcements, and more.
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New Lynn and Glen Innes may be the Goldilocks zones for young Auckland families because they're not too far from the city and not too expensive, new research shows.Both suburbs are less than 35 minute.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Housing starts spiked 16.9% in December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.608 million and the pace for November was revised upward, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.. HousingWire - Published
Metlifecare has announced plans for New Zealand's first retirement village to be developed on an existing golf course. Earthworks have begun for Fairway Gardens in east Auckland's Botany Downs, a $180.. New Zealand Herald - Published
There were 31 cities from 20 states that were featured in the best place to buy a rental investment property report for 2020.
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What do Americans do when so few new homes are being built? Remodel, according to the latest report for Buildfax.
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One of the biggest challenges facing the U.S. housing market is a dearth of construction workers, according to Federal Reserve Governor Michelle Bowman.
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Two of three former Waitākere City Council headquarters buildings, developed during ex-mayor Sir Bob Harvey's time, are being sold with no price revealed today.Panuku Development Auckland, the.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Venture capital-backed home lending startups fill key first-time homebuyer, cash-out, and investor niches. But will they really change the world, or just be niches? It’s a little of both. Let’s.. HousingWire - Published
U.S. homeowners are expected to spend less on home improvement and repairs over the next year, according to Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies.
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Foreclosure filings fell to a record low in 2019, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions report. At the same time, foreclosure starts increased in 14 states.
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What's in store for the housing market in 2020? Will house prices climb to new heights? Can enough houses be built to reduce Auckland's shortage? What's next for interest rates and how will New.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Between 2017 and 2018, FBI data shows a 166% increase in the amount of money lost due to real estate wire fraud. However, even with this growth, awareness of the issue remains low.
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Thanks to labor and supply concerns, homebuilder confidence slipped by one point to 75 this month, according to January’s Housing Market Index.
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During his panel at engage.talent, Shant Banosian will discuss the technology and support that helped him close 1,906 units and fund $914 million in loans in 2019 alone.
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The average U.S. fixed rate for a 30-year mortgage averaged 3.65% this week, according to the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
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By RNZ's Jonathan Mitchell Fees being charged by property management companies when rental tenants get a new flatmate are being questioned.From December 2018, letting fees have been illegal, but a post.. New Zealand Herald - Published
On Lake Union, the "Oh What a Day" is a 6o6 square foot, two-level, roof deck-sporting floating home-- a more enticing condo alternative you may never find, at least not priced at $489,000. SeattlePI.com - Published
Opportunity is the buzz word for many Washington real estate experts at the moment.
While supply problems hamstrung most of the market during the end of summer — what's normally known as the peak.. SeattlePI.com - Published
In 1908, this venerable building rose from the ground to accommodate Seattle high school students in Queen Anne. Now, it's been converted to condos, and you can own one for $545,000. SeattlePI.com - Published
Zillow CEO Rich Barton is the most powerful person in real estate this year, according to the Swanepoel Power 200, an annual ranking by consultants at T3 Sixty.
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NerdWallet has announced the winners of its 2020 Best Mortgage Lenders list, ranking the nation’s top mortgage lenders by their ability to best assist homebuyers with their financial decisions while.. HousingWire - Published
Real estate technology company Reali announced Wednesday that it has made an update to its app, and now claims that the app is the "first in the real estate industry – and the app is the only one of.. HousingWire - Published
A former Fannie Mae employee will spend more than the next six years in prison after being found guilty of accepting more than a million dollars in bribes and kickbacks in exchange for selling Fannie.. HousingWire - Published
As city living isn’t exactly getting cheaper, realtor.com found some cities that have affordable surrounding neighborhoods.
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While the tallying up isn’t quite done yet, all indications are that 2019 will end up being a very good year for the mortgage business. That was clearly seen at Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of.. HousingWire - Published