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Real Estate

These articles bring you breaking news stories from around the Web about real estate markets, buying, selling, and even some less than happy news about activities in the business.

Penalties Dealt to 4 Tucson Real Estate Agents - Arizona Daily Star
Penalties dealt to 4 Tucson real estate agentsArizona Daily StarBeth Laos had her real estate license revoked for failing to comply with a previous consent order.

Laos, a former salesperson with Long Realty, failed to disclose a 201...Read more...

Space Age Relic Enters Astronomical Real Estate Market - New York Times
Space Age Relic Enters Astronomical Real Estate MarketNew York TimesThe building sits on a big open parcel, and its redevelopment provides a window into the high-stakes real estate and neighborhood politics of Kendall Square, now one of...Read more...

Meet the Real Estate Agent to the Energy Industry Feb 8, 2015, 11:59pm - Houstonia Magazine
Meet the Real Estate Agent to the Energy Industry Feb 8, 2015, 11:59pmHoustonia MagazineWelcome to the world of energy industry–driven real estate. It's crazy, fast-moving, occasionally nerve-jangling—at least these days—and preside...Read more...

Summary: The Hidden Money Buying Up New York Real Estate - New York Times
For more than a year, The New York Times examined the influx of global cash fueling the city's high-end real estate boom.

The investigation pierced the secrecy of more than 200 she...Read more...

Mortgage News

If you're a mortgage broker, this is information you need to know. It's the latest news, and real estate professionals should also have the latest mortgage information to provide the best service to their customers and clients.

Why Do Some Borrowers Pay Higher Mortgage Interest Rates Than Others? - Huffington Post
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently unveiled an internet-based tool designed to help consumers shop effectively for the lowest possible...Read more...

Low-Down-Payment Mortgages Are Back - Detroit Free Press
Quicken Loans, Flagstar Bank and Troy-based Ross Mortgage are among the Michigan-based firms taking part in a new and somewhat controversial program offered by Fannie Mae for...Read more...

The Adapting Role of the Mortgage Lender - HousingWire
The adapting role of the mortgage lenderHousingWireAs the mortgage industry starts to shift online, mortgage lenders say they will need to adapt to survive. That is to say, there will alway be a place for loan officers in mortgage finance. Read more...

Real Estate Investment

If you're a real estate investor or working with them, this breaking news will help you to bring the newest information to the process for profits.

5 Habits of Highly Miserable New Real Estate Investors (& How to Kick Them!) - Motley Fool
This business of real estate investing is not easy. Anybody who tells you it is is quite literally selling you something. Hard work and persistence are the name of...Read more...

Investors See Benefit in Using IRAs for Real Estate - U.S. News & World Report
“Through meeting people and networking, we found could do other things with our IRA,” says the Mission Viejo, California-based real estate...Read more...

Real Estate Investing: Should You Flip Homes Or Rent Them Out? - Investor's Business Daily
Flipping houses is edging out renting as real estate investors' favored income strategy. But hold-to-rent is more popular among people getting only one property. Read more...