Residential Real Estate
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the sixth straight week, marking new highs not seen in 15 years, before a crash in the housing market triggered the Great Recession.
Confidence games come and go. But some seem to go on forever. And some real estate cons are worth remembering, if only because how successful they were.
If you are looking to sell a home in the New Haven area, congratulations: You’re in the nation’s fourth-best-performing housing market right now.
Greenwich’s oldest continuously-operating real estate company is partnering with a Coldwell Banker Realty team to help clients buy and sell luxury real estate.
Zillow has combined a dozen of its agent-oriented software tools under a single flag named after its popular home-tour-management app: “ShowingTime+”
During the first two years of the pandemic, the number of people working from home in the United States tripled, home values grew and the percentage of people who spent more than a third of their income on rent went up, the Census Bureau data shows.
Fannie Mae’s top economic minds issued a depressing prognosis for the nation’s housing sector as mortgage rates took another big jump and Fed Chair Jerome Powell said housing needs “a correction.”
There are a bunch of ways to get out of your contract if you get cold feet. But failing to show up at the scheduled closing is not one of them. It’s wrong, and you could open yourself up to lawsuits.
A bump in construction of new single-family homes last month didn’t help homebuilders feel any better about their business prospects.
New data from brokerage and online listings portal Redfin suggests Hartford’s housing market is staying competitive, even as for-sale listings are shrinking.
The state’s real estate professionals have picked their man in this fall’s election.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates climbed even higher this week, threatening to sideline even more homebuyers from a rapidly cooling housing market.
The mortgage market is in for another big shift in a few months. That’s when a sizable increase – roughly 12 percent or 13 percent – in the conforming loan limit appears likely to be announced.
A study of 17.5 million users on the home listings portal Redfin paints a concerning picture for home sellers in flood-prone areas.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates jumped again this week, hitting the highest levels in almost 14 years and pushing even more would-be buyers out of the market.
Yes, the combination of rising mortgage rates and house prices are probably insurmountable for many young homebuyers. But new research has found that what’s really holding many of them back is the truckload of debt they’re carrying.
In a state where valuable coastal real estate is increasingly at risk from storms and memories of Superstorm Sandy remain fresh, the prognosis for each year’s hurricane season is a subject of concern.
Homebuilders are cutting back: not just in the number of bedrooms, but also the number of bathrooms and anything else where they can make their plans less expensive to build.
A new analysis by listings portal site Zillow says Greater Hartford offers some of the nation’s best bargains for those looking to buy a luxury home.
The share of borrowers applying for an adjustable-rate mortgage is the highest it’s been in 15 years, a new analysis by Zillow has found, but unlike the lead-up to the subprime mortgage crisis, these borrowers remain well-qualified.