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Each weekday, REALTOR ® Magazine applies a real estate lens to top headlines from major news sources and trend reports, alongside timely updates from NAR.
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1 in 4 Americans Still Feel Impact of the Recession

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

The economic recovery has been uneven with a large share of Americans still saying they’re facing stagnant wages and underemployment.

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Mortgage Rates Hold at 2-Year Lows for Another Week

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Shoppers are locking in some of the lowest borrowing costs in years this buying season.

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Make Sure Your Property Isn’t Getting Eaten Up

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Many homeowners don’t discover there’s a problem until these wood-eating pests have already caused a great deal of damage to a home.

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HUD Clarifies: DACA Recipients Aren’t Eligible for FHA Mortgages

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

The letter cleared up recent confusion about whether immigration status was affecting the ability of some to get a federally backed loan.

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Baby Boomers Love Cities Too

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

The assumption that the older generation wants to settle into a McMansion and live a grand suburban life may not always match up to reality.

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Fewer Babies Is Bad for Business

June 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Why the real estate industry is alarmed by the drop in birth rates.

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Habitat for Humanity Campaign Advocates for Housing Affordability

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

The organization is looking to mobilize professionals across the country to press for solutions to the affordable housing conundrum.

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How to Drive More Visitors to Your Site and Blog

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

Just because you build it doesn’t mean they’ll always come. Get more potential online leads directed your way.

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HGTV Teams With Real Estate Firms in Ultimate House Hunt 2019

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

Vote for your favorite listing in the HGTV Ultimate House Hunt 2019, which features big city digs, countryside retreats, waterfront homes, historic properties, and more.

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Calif. MLS Giant Temporarily Shuts Down After Malware Attack

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

The largest multiple listing service that serves Northern California was forced to close its listing site for a day after becoming the latest victim of a cyberattack.

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The Hottest Housing Markets Are Looking Very Different

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

The Midwest and Northeast are outshining California markets, which have long dominated realtor.com®’s monthly list of the most bustling locales in the country.

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What’s Convincing More Owners to Move?

June 13, 2019 - 12:00am

Moving in May hasn’t been this high in two years. Find out why.

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Tax Reform May Be Making Renters Feel Richer

June 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Renters are unlocking savings on their federal taxes, and a real estate researcher believes that will translate into greater home sales.

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Consumers Are Clueless About How to Qualify for a Mortgage

June 12, 2019 - 12:00am

It's true: Americans continue to have a lot of wrong assumptions about what it takes to get a mortgage. You can help set them straight.

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The Most Affordable Metros for Newlyweds

June 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Couples who are ready to tie the knot and build a household in these cities will draw less from their nest egg.

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CEOs Divulge Their Most Unconventional Career Advice

June 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Executives from several industries shared with The Wall Street Journal some of their best tips for a long and rewarding career.

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2 Popular Home Features Buyers Surprisingly May Regret

June 12, 2019 - 12:00am

When your buyers rank certain features high on their must-have lists, the reality check you give them may make them happier over the years.

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Is Amazon Tiptoeing Into Home Selling?

June 11, 2019 - 12:00am

Amazon has been offering entire house kits on its site and they’re getting snatched up quickly.

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Every State’s Most Googled Finance Questions

June 11, 2019 - 12:00am

When consumers have questions about income taxes and mortgages, where do they turn? The internet.

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Expectation vs. Reality: Planning for Ownership

June 11, 2019 - 12:00am

One in five parents say they expect their child to own a home by age 25, but this doesn’t always match real life.

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