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NAHB's Most Popular New-Home Features
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, March 31, 2014 --> Convenience, livability, and energy efficiency are top priorities in the construction of new homes this year, according to the National Association of Home Builders, which recently released the most Read More...
Don't Return That Call!
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, February 03, 2014 --> Forbes warns consumers about a scam that involves calls from certain area codes, such as 473 and 809. The scam works like this: A call comes through from an area code such as 473, but the phone only Read More...
Century 21 Northland #1 Office in Michigan & Great Lakes Region!!!!
Century 21 Northland of Traverse City was the #1 Office in Michigan & the Great Lakes Region for 2013!!! Thinking of buying or selling in the Grand Traverse Area? Contact Jon Becker anytime. 231-342-5401 jon@c21jb.com FINAL: 2013 Rankings for Great Read More...
Century 21 Northland was awarded the #1 office by sales volume at TAAR in the five county region
Team- In case you aren’t aware, the Traverse City office for Century 21 Northland was awarded the #1 office by sales volume at TAAR in the five county region !!! (and to think this company didn’t exist 7 years ago. J ) WELL DONE and well deserved. Read More...
FHA Closing Gap on Capital Shortfall
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, December 16, 2013 --> A year ago, the Federal Housing Administration was projected to face a $16.3 billion shortfall, but the shortfall now has fallen to $1.3 billion, a new independent audit shows. FHA received $1.7 billion Read More...
Century 21 Survey -Home Ownership is Key for Returning Troops
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, December 02, 2013 --> For 75 percent of military families, owning a home is one of the most important things to accomplish upon returning from service, according to a Century 21 survey. Harris Interactive conducted the Read More...
Foreclosures Fall to 5-Year Lows
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, November 25, 2013 --> National foreclosure pre-sale inventory is at its lowest point since 2008, Lender Processing Services reports. The inventory—which reflects the number of loans that are in some stage of foreclosure—represents Read More...
Lenders Loosen Down Payment Requirements
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, November 18, 2013 --> Lenders' tight underwriting standards have been blamed for sidelining many potential home buyers the last few years. But lenders may be showing signs of loosening up a bit. The average down payment Read More...
Housing Moves Toward 'Healthy Equilibrium'
Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, October 17, 2013 --> The housing market is finding its center again, showing signs of greater balance, according to realtor.com’s latest National Housing Trend Report . The analysis finds year-over-year trends Read More...
NAHB Says Housing Will Strengthen in 2014
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, October 07, 2013 --> Despite many headwinds, the housing recovery is expected to pick up in the next year. “The cards are in play for a decent and fairly strong recovery in 2014 and particularly in 2015,” says Read More...
Foreclosure Starts Cut in Half
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, September 30, 2013 --> Foreclosure starts have fallen to half the level they were a year earlier, according to second quarter data recently released from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. In the second quarter, Read More...
Michigan's Foreclosure Rate drops 55%
8 States With Biggest Foreclosures Drops Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, September 17, 2013 --> The number of home owners entering the foreclosure process dropped below pre-recession levels in August, according to RealtyTrac. In some states, the declines Read More...
Condo Boom? Market Shows Signs of a Revival
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, September 09, 2013 --> The condo sector has experienced lackluster growth in sales and development the last few years, but it may finally be seeing a turnaround in markets across the country. Condo sales are showing signs Read More...
Foreclosures Down 29% From Year Ago
Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, July 10, 2013 --> Foreclosures are continuing a steady fall, as home prices rise and the housing market picks up nationwide. About 1 million homes were in some stage of foreclosure in May, down from 1.4 million in May Read More...
Shadow Inventories Becoming Vanishing Problem
Daily Real Estate News | Monday, August 26, 2013 --> Shadow inventories posted the largest quarter-over-quarter decline since the housing crisis began, and dropped 23 percent year-over-year, according to Compass Point Research & Trading. Shadow inventories Read More...