National Association Of Realtors News
Lobbyists Declare Victory After Visa Reform Measure Dies Quietly
After a multi-million dollar lobbying effort, congressional leaders Tuesday night quietly scuttled a bi-partisan attempt to reform a little-known immigration program that offers wealthy foreigners access to visas and U.S. Green Cards but has been beset by allegations of fraud and abuse. The EB-5
Mortgage Rates Keep Rising After Trump's Election Win
Long-term U.S. mortgage continued to surge in the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump, hitting this highest level this week in more than a year
Sales of New Homes Slipped in October
Fewer Americans purchased new homes in October, but sales are still much stronger this year than in 2015_a positive sign for the housing market
Tired of travel fees? Here's a charge you may be unaware of NEW YORK — Ever feel like the taxi ride from the airport costs more than the trip there? It's not your imagination. Airports across the country add surcharges of up to $5 a ride — typically passed directly on to travelers — for trips
US Home Sales Reach Strongest Pace in Nearly a Decade
Americans bought homes in October at the fastest pace in nearly decade, helped out by low mortgage rates that have since started to climb following the presidential election of Donald Trump. The National Association of Realtors said Tuesday that sales of existing homes rose 2 percent to a
10 Rules You Need to Know Before Buying or Selling Your Home
Money saving tips: Is it better to renovate the kitchen or the bathroom to how to spot the up-and-coming neighborhood
Realtor Kidnapped and Killed on Her Way to Home Showing
Case highlights potential dangers realtors face when showing listings to strangers.
Secrets to Landing Your Dream Home (Ask for 'Pocket Listings')
First-time home buyers Alison Harney and her husband, David Bradley, said they had their heart set on landing a house in their dream neighborhood — Grant Park in Atlanta. “The homes are beautiful and it also has this really great charter school system that we...
Tips to Ensure Your Home Makeover Doesn't Become a Resale Nightmare
Welcome to the million-dollar mansion that might just be one of America’s most unsellable homes. In the Marengo, Illinois, mansion, there’s an eagle painted on the ceiling. There’s a dragon painted on the bedroom wall, and in the living room, a life-sized ostrich statue. Real...