Monthly Archives: May 2010

International Housing Market Spotty – #Newyork #realestate

International Housing Market Spotty by John Tayeb on May 30, 2010 The international housing market improved in the first quarter of 2010 in 19 of 36 countries, according to a survey from Global Property Guide. Conditions are much better in … Continue reading

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Overseas Personnel Eligible for Tax Credit — #Newyork #realestate

Overseas Personnel Eligible for Tax Credit by Raja Tayeb on May 30, 2010 Members of the military or some federal institutions who served overseas between Dec. 31, 2008, and May 1, 2010, have another year to take advantage of the … Continue reading

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Luxury Home Market Improving | #Newyork #realestate

Luxury Home Market Improving by John Tayeb on May 30, 2010 After a tough 2009, the luxury home market is on the upswing. Sales of homes with asking prices of $2 million to $5 million in the first quarter totaled … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Close in on Record Lows — #Newyork #realestate

Mortgage Rates Close in on Record Lows by Raja Tayeb on May 29, 2010 Home buyers unable to tap into a federal tax credit before it expired on April 30 are finding a consolation prize in mortgage rates, which dropped … Continue reading

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Strategic Defaulters May Not Buy Again Soon — #Newyork #realestate

Strategic Defaulters May Not Buy Again Soon by John Tayeb on May 29, 2010 How long will it be before former home owners who walked away from their mortgages can buy again? Mortgage lenders are saying that in the future, … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Might Not Be Low for Long — #Newyork #realestate

Mortgage Rates Might Not Be Low for Long by Raja Tayeb on May 29, 2010 The near-record low mortgage rates seen during the past few weeks may not be around much longer. Signs of improving economic conditions could lead Federal … Continue reading

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Should You Invest In A Green Home? – #Newyork #realestate

Should You Invest In A Green Home? by Lisa Smith (Contact Author | Biography) Going green is getting a lot of attention. International climate change talks, hybrid cars and concern about the environment have caught the attention of home builders … Continue reading

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