Real Estate News


How to Keep Your Mortgage Approval Approved
You know how tough it is to qualify for a mortgage. Proof you've got a long-term job with ample income. A credit score to the moon. Your life's savings as a down payment. More cash stashed away. A debt-to-income ratio to die for. For some, tax returns for the last two years. Now, all you have to do is not blow it.

What To Do When Your Home Isn't Selling
When sellers start the home-selling process, no one wants to think 'What would happen if my home doesn't sell?' But before you panic, recognize that there are many things that you can do so you don't wind up in that position.

What exactly can NAR REach do for your tech company?
Dave T. Garland took to the stage at Hacker Connect to explain the value of the National Association of Realtors' (NAR) REach program, the world's top growth accelerator for new real estate tech companies ...

The latest on tax reform
Stay updated with our latest coverage on the Republican tax reform legislation, which President Trump intends to sign ...

How long until mortgages are affected by short-term rate hikes?
A big week for news, especially for mid-December, but so scattered across the economic spectrum that sorting important versus not takes some work ...

What to expect when you’re Connecting: First-time attendees
There are many things members of the Inman community know how to do really well, and you can be sure to count problem solving, having fun and learning from each other among them. This is no more apparent than during Inman Connect New York (January 22-26 2018), where over 5,000 attendees from 25 countries will gather to hear more than 300 speakers share their insights for ...

Bitcoin mortgages are a thing now, but should they be?
Even if turning to home refinancing to buy bitcoin is the same as taking out a mortgage to renovate a bathroom in the long run, it sounds riskier ...

Republicans finalize tax reform bill for vote before holiday recess
State and local tax deductions, once all but eliminated in earlier versions of the bill, would be expanded to include income tax, but capped at $10, ...

Nextdoor partners with Tribus on real estate listing and lead integration
Real estate tech provider Tribus is partnering with neighborhood-based social networking site Nextdoor to allow for direct listing and lead integration between the two platforms, according to an announcement tweeted out by Tribus on Thursday ...

Read NAR CEO Bob Goldberg’s letter on Inman’s Upstream report
Today, Goldberg sent an email to NAR members stating that Upstream has "since the very beginning" included "both a member and non-member pricing approach." ...

Redfin’s 8 predictions for the 2018 housing market
Redfin chief economist Nela Richardson says fears about an impending housing bubble can be put to rest, thanks to a solid sale-to-list ratio and declining homebuyer debt in the nation's most competitive and high-priced markets, but tax reform could negatively impact homeowners and dissuade aspiring homebuyers, which will prolong inventory shortages and high mortgage rates that have risen to their highest level in 10 years ...

10 housing markets to keep an eye on in 2018
If you're considering moving to these cities, here's a list of things you can't miss ...