Housing starts up, but will it last?

Housing starts up, but will it last?


A new report has good news for housing construction, but will it hold through next year? read more
Realogy Franchise Group names new president and CEO

Realogy Franchise Group names new president and CEO


She will oversee the franchise operations of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, CENTURY 21 and ERA. Yannaccone also will lead the company’s efforts in the franchise and owned operations of Sotheby's International Realty and Corcoran. read more
NAR board OKs hate speech rule

NAR board OKs hate speech rule


Realtors who use harassing or hate speech could face fines by the National Association of Realtors, according to a proposal approved by the NAR Board of Directors at its 2020 Realtors Conference & Expo. read more
Here’s what President-elect Joe Biden’s housing plan looks like

Here’s what President-elect Joe Biden’s housing plan looks like


With a plan to invest $640 billion over 10 years and vows to end discriminatory and unfair practices in the housing market, including “redlining,” President-elect Joe Biden’s housing policy agenda looks to protect low-income and housing-insecure households. read more
Labor market shows improvement in latest jobs report

Labor market shows improvement in latest jobs report


The latest jobs report shows improvement, with another 638,000 net job gains and the unemployment rate slashed to 6.9%. read more
Homeownership down slightly but not for Millennials

Homeownership down slightly but not for Millennials


First-time buyers contributed to 31% of September’s home sales due to record-low mortgage rates, according to the report. read more
Zombie property rate down — for now at least

Zombie property rate down — for now at least


Areas hit hard by the pandemic could see a wave of zombie properties once the federal ban on foreclosures expires. read more