Monthly Archives: June 2010

NAR Addresses Workforce Housing Issues — New York Real Estate

NAR Addresses Workforce Housing Issues by Raja Tayeb on June 15, 2010 To help create more affordable housing opportunities for public and private sector workers in the Southeast, the National Association of REALTORS® has partnered with the National Housing Conference … Continue reading

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NAR Lauds Proposal to Extend Tax-Credit Closings

NAR Lauds Proposal to Extend Tax-Credit Closings by Raja Tayeb on June 14, 2010 The National Association of REALTORS® today expressed thanks on behalf of America’s homebuyers to three Senators for introducing a measure to extend the present home buyer … Continue reading

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Survey: Economists Forecast Growth

Survey: Economists Forecast Growth by John Tayeb on June 13, 2010 Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal forecast slow but steady economic growth through the middle of 2011. The key to economic growth will be increased employment, but economists … Continue reading

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Fewer Borrowers Fail to Pay Their Mortgages — New York Real Estate

Fewer Borrowers Fail to Pay Their Mortgages by Raja Tayeb on June 13, 2010 The number of U.S. borrowers failing to pay their mortgages has fallen significantly in the last few months, according to RBS Securities Inc. Of borrowers with … Continue reading

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30- and 15-Year Rates Move Down — New York Real Estate

30- and 15-Year Rates Move Down by John Tayeb on June 13, 2010 Home-mortgage rates fell this week along with bond yields, according to Freddie Mac. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.72 percent, down from 4.79 percent a week ago; … Continue reading

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NAR Praises House Passage of FHA Reform Bill — New York Real Estate

NAR Praises House Passage of FHA Reform Bill by Raja Tayeb on June 12, 2010 The National Association of REALTORS® applauded the House for overwhelming passage of FHA reform legislation that would allow the Federal Housing Administration to adjust monthly … Continue reading

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Tips to Help Build Buyers’ Trust and Their Credit : YPN Lounge

Tips to Help Build Buyers’ Trust and Their Credit June 7, 2010 by Erica Christoffer · 1 CommentFiled under: Helpful Tools  By G. M. Filisko, contributing writer, HouseLogic In today’s economy, there’s no shortage of potential buyers, but few have … Continue reading

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