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Housing Market at a Crossroads in 2017

The Fed raised interest rates by a quarter point from a range of 0.25 to 0.5 percent to a range...
Be on alert for email and wire scams

Be on alert for email and wire scams

Division of Real Estate urges Colorado home buyers and sellers to be on alert for  email scams with fraudulent wire...
INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE

INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE

INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE Opportunities continue to abound in the housing market. Last week, the Pending Home Sales...
FHA Lowers Mortgage Insurance Premiums!

FHA Lowers Mortgage Insurance Premiums!

  The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) cut 0.50% from the annual premium for FHA backed loans with terms greater than...
IS THE NEW WORD FOR THE WEEK “ZULIA” OR “TRILLOW?”

IS THE NEW WORD FOR THE WEEK “ZULIA” OR “TRILLOW?”

IS THE NEW WORD FOR THE WEEK “ZULIA” OR “TRILLOW?” Zillow, the Seattle-based real estate website known for assigning a...
Pet Amenities the Next Big Thing?

Pet Amenities the Next Big Thing?

Pet Amenities the Next Big Thing? In what is thought to be a first for the homebuilding industry, Standard Pacific...
Builder Confidence Rises Above Key Benchmark

Builder Confidence Rises Above Key Benchmark

Builder Confidence Rises Above Key Benchmark Builders are gaining confidence in the new single-family home market, with the National Association...
Decline in Foreclosures Reaches 'Important Milestone'

Decline in Foreclosures Reaches 'Important Milestone'

Decline in Foreclosures Reaches 'Important Milestone' Foreclosure activity in June was down 16 percent from a year prior, marking the...
10 Cities Where Wages Stretch the Farthest

10 Cities Where Wages Stretch the Farthest

10 Cities Where Wages Stretch the Farthest The cost of living can have a big impact on how your income...