Home Buying Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Home Buying. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 13,854 in Home Buying

  1. Owning a home in Quebec was more affordable in Q4 2014: RBC EconomicsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    Homebuyers enjoyed the most affordable conditions in more than five years for single family homes and in nearly 10 years for condos housing affordability conditions broadly improved in the final quarter of 2014, according to the latest Housing Trends and Affordability Report issued today by RBC Economics. , senior vice-president and chief economist, RBC.

    Comment?

  2. Atlantic Canada's housing affordability looked even better in Q4 2014: RBC EconomicsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    The report notes that housing has become more and more affordable since the end of 2013, coinciding with a period of soft market activity and historically elevated inventory levels that significantly contained price increases. has long had some of the best housing affordability levels in the country and the fourth quarter of 2014 was no exception," said The RBC housing affordability measures, which capture the region's proportion of pre-tax household income that would be needed to service the costs of owning a home at current market values, fell for most housing types in the fourth quarter of 2014 .

    Comment?

  3. Islesboro | $175,000Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Private 6.4 acre building lot on Islesboro Island with 390' of beautiful deep water frontage on Sprague Cove. Located at the end of the road with a building envelope in place and a meandering path to the shore.

    Comment?

  4. NOTTS: Low rates spark surge in house salesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Retford Today

    Mortgage rates at record lows and reforms to stamp duty appear to be boosting remortgages and house-buying in the area, according to Ollerton-based Jones & Co Solicitors. Partner Emma Thompson says that a growing number of buyers instructing Jones & Co reflects an increased confidence across Nottinghamshire as well as the rest of the country.

    Comment?

  5. Ed Monk: There's one step our leaders could take to show they're...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | This Is Money

    I'll declare my interest - I'd love to buy a house that allows me to continue to live and work where I do, but I can't because they are too expensive. In another time I might have been able to.

    Comment?

  6. Castro Valley CA Real Estate Agent Murline Monat Demonstrates Why...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Murline Monat, Castro Valley CA Real Estate Agent, discusses 2015 local factors in the Bay Area that influence home selling and encourage home buying. According to CoreLogic DataQuick and reported by the San Jose Mercury News, the January 2015 median housing price in Alameda County is 9.2 percent higher than a year ago.

    Comment?

  7. Australia Orders Chinese Firm to Sell Illegally-Bought MansionRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Residential apartment buildings stand next to a vacant lot in the suburb of Waitara in Sydney. Overseas buyers are only allowed to purchase newly built properties in Australia with permission from the Foreign Investment Review Board.

    Comment?

  8. SNP unveil A 70m fund to aid first time home buyersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    NICOLA Sturgeon has unveiled a 70 million fund to help families on low and moderate incomes in Scotland buy their first homes. The First Minister said the cash, to be spent during 2015-16 through the Open Market Shared Equity Scheme , would have a "huge impact on people's life chances", with interest-free loans that are expected to lead to 1,700 new sales.

    Comment?

  9. Belfast | $795,000Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Stunning Shingle Style home with dramatic south-facing views of Penobscot Bay and across the Harbor to Downtown Belfast. Exquisite detail and craftsmanship throughout with 3 bedrooms , central air and easy beach access.

    Comment?

  10. Actually, you can't buy a house for $1Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    YOU may think you're a good person because you give money to charity. But actually, you're not helping as much as you think.

    Comment?

  11. They feel pressured to buy a house, but don't want toRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Philly.com

    D EAR ABBY: I am 23 and my husband is 27. We've been married for two years. Since our wedding, I have felt an overwhelming amount of pressure to "settle down and buy a house."

    Comment?

  12. Can you really buy a house for $1?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    MAIL is going to take longer to arrive and the price of your stamps is going to rise, with Australia Post set to shake up its services. INTERNET provider iiNet has paid more than $200,000 in fines for failing to display adequately the price of one of its advertised products.

    Comment?

  13. Chinese Buying Property for Portugal Visas Get BurnedRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    A Chinese sign sits on a residential property in Lisbon. About 90 percent of bidders at a real estate auction of government-owned apartments in Lisbon last year were Chinese.

    Comment?

  14. What you need to make to buy a home in these major cities?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Mortgage resource website HSH Associates has taken a look at what kind of salary you need in order to afford a home in some of the major metropolitan areas in the U.S. See if you wallet meets the depth requirement for these housing markets. Source: HSH

    Comment?

  15. How much do you need to buy a house?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    CLEVELAND: Presumably with a less competitive market, listing photos and staging are less important than they are in S.F. Photo: Trulia/RMLS CLEVELAND: Sunny stairwell in the $118.9K home... and now to a metro area somewhere in the middle of the country's highest and lowest markets. Photo: Trulia/RMLS SEATTLE: Another look at the exterior, highlighting the driveway and garage... and now on to the market with the highest median home price in the country.

    Comment?

  16. Car Buying QuestionRead the original story

    Monday | Geekzone

    A friend of mine bought himself a BMW X3 with 150K at the car fair. He put down a $1000 deposit and made the purchase conditional on service history being presented.

    Comment?

  17. Should we borrow for roads, buildings?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bladen Journal

    ... interest to represent the interest earnings we were giving up. So what does this discussion of the Waldens' home buying have to do with spending on roads and buildings? It has much to do with it because the decisions are exactly the same. Roads and ...

    Comment?

  18. BBVA Compass launches zero-percent down mortgage programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Housing Wire

    In recent months, the Obama administration has taken several steps to expand the credit box and make it easier for borrowers, especially first-time homebuyers, to buy a home. To that end, in October, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced 97% loan-to-value offerings.

    Comment?

  19. This is what justifies Texas economic prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Housing Wire

    Happy Independence Day Texas! The Lone Star state is celebrating its 179 birthday, and the latest housing report from the Texas Association of Realtors , gives the state plenty of reason to brag. Texas, home to HousingWire headquarters, continues to be one of the top states in median household income growth and new home sales, with the median household income of Texas homebuyers increasing 5.9% year-over-year to $97,500, the 2015 Texas Homebuyers and Sellers Report said.

    Comment?

  20. What affects your credit rating and how can you improve it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobalNews

    Do you know what your credit rating is? So much rides on it: your ability to get a credit card, rent an apartment or buy a home. But how much do you really know about what goes into your credit score? To try and demystify the elusive credit rating process, we spoke with the Paul Le Fevre, director of operations at Equifax Canada.

    Comment?