Real Estate News

Below are the latest real estate news headlines for buyers and sellers.

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Brief drop in mortgage rates causes sudden surge in refinancing

Volatile mortgage rates opened the door for a brief spike in refinance demand. Read Article

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 15:40:23 PST

Chinese developer Kaisa halts trading in Hong Kong again as real estate concerns resurface

Trading in shares of Chinese real estate developer Kaisa was halted Wednesday for the second time in two months. Read Article

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 20:41:14 PST

Evergrande set for restructuring, with no word on first formal default

Evergrande is set to forge ahead into a restructuring that would include all of its offshore public bonds and private debt, according to analysts. Read Article

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 23:15:14 PST

Covid mortgage bailout is expiring. Here's what to do if you still can't pay

As Covid mortgage relief expires, many Americans still can’t afford monthly payments. Here are options for cash-strapped borrowers to consider. Read Article

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 11:24:02 PST

Apartment rent and occupancy hit record highs, even as market enters its traditionally slow season

Apartment rent and occupancy set new records in November, even as the rental market headed into its traditionally slow season. Read Article

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 09:30:17 PST

If you have a child with special needs, here's how to plan for their life after you pass

Planning for the life of your special needs child after you're gone can be stressful. Working with specialized professionals and companies can help. Read Article

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 10:00:03 PST

How to avoid a tax bomb when selling your home

The profit you make when selling a home may be taxable. Here's how sellers can reduce their capital gains tax bill. Read Article

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 11:26:33 PST

Aiming to buy a home in the next year? Do these 4 things

The market isn't quite as crazy as it once was, but prices remain sky-high, inventory is low and homes are still going fast. Read Article

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 09:15:15 PST

Thousands could soon lose – or sell – their homes as Covid mortgage bailouts expire

Hundreds of thousands of homeowners could soon lose or sell their homes as Covid-related mortgage bailout programs expire. Read Article

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 11:25:44 PST

Mortgage refinance demand plunged 15% last week, but could now reverse

Mortgage rates rose last week but turned around quickly on news of the omicron variant and comments by the chairman of the Federal Reserve. Read Article

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 07:18:51 PST