Posts Tagged ‘Home Buyers’

Rising rents may spur first-time home buyers

Rising rents may spur first-time home buyers

by: Paul Davidson Annual rent increases across the U.S. last month outpaced the rise in home prices for the first time in at least five years, a milestone that should spur the sluggish home-buying [...]

Why banks aren’t lending to homebuyers

Why banks aren’t lending to homebuyers

“Despite the confluence of promising signs,” write Peter Eavis and Jessica Silver-Greenberg today, “little in the vast system that provides Americans with mortgages has returned to normal since the 2008 financial crisis, leaving a large [...]

4 things all home buyers should keep in mind

4 things all home buyers should keep in mind

No matter how you slice it, buying real estate is a complicated process that takes time and hard work to get right. By Leonard Baron, Zillow Whether you’re looking for your dream home or [...]

What Home Buyers Don’t Know Could Cost Them

What Home Buyers Don’t Know Could Cost Them

By Vera Gibbons With the housing recovery now well underway — housing starts are up; builder confidence is at a 7-year high; there are fewer foreclosures; and home prices continue to rise — you may be inspired [...]

Homebuyers Clueless About Mortgages

Homebuyers Clueless About Mortgages

By Les Christie @CNNMoney The housing market is heating up, yet many house hunters are not prepared to take on the biggest purchases of their lives. When it comes to mortgages, homebuyers answered basic questions [...]

Want To Buy A Home? You May Be Competing With Wall Street

Want To Buy A Home? You May Be Competing With Wall Street

Wall Street betting billions on single-family homes in distressed markets By Michael A. Fletcher MIAMI — Big investors are pouring unprecedented amounts of money into real estate hard hit by the housing crash, bringing those moribund [...]

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