Opinion
Thanks to increased wage growth, a slowing of home price appreciation and a predicted surge in first-time buyers, the new year should start off with a bang
by Lew Sichelman | Nov 19
Notarize will now integrate its software with Ellie Mae's widely used Encompass platform
by Jim Dalrymple II | Nov 14
Mike DelPrete found that iBuyers' business model differs from traditional home flippers. He also suggested iBuyers can profit from staying in their lanes
by Jim Dalrymple II | Nov 12
MPRs, or minimum property requirements, are what VA loan appraisers look for to ensure a home meets the muster
by Pat Hiban | Nov 11
The move is also an effort to improve the unit economics of buying and selling homes as Zillow Offers continues to scale
by Patrick Kearns | Nov 7
The company plans to use the money to grow its closing services and home loans business
by Patrick Kearns | Nov 5
The new regulatory approach is meant to reduce the chance that banks will have to pay huge settlements for mishandling FHA loans
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 30
ComeHome was originally just a portal-like search tool, but now functions as a platform that can integrate into lenders' existing software
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 23
In partnership with Better.com and Freedom Mortgage, Compass aims to help homeowners make a downpayment on a new home before they sell their old one
by Patrick Kearns | Oct 21
The elderly homeowner sold the Georgia property to county commissioners in Ohio to access Medicaid in 2004, leaving the county to sell the undesirable house
by Veronika Bondarenko | Oct 11
Policies passed in 2017 that capped various real estate-related federal tax deductions limited housing price growth
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 10
The partnership has already facilitated 10K closings since it began over the summer and furthers Notarize's goal of making all-digital closings widely available
by Jim Dalrymple II | Oct 3
Zillow's latest consumer survey analyzes how medical and student debt is causing consumers to delay homebuying
by Patrick Kearns | Sep 30
Approved by the Federal Reserve on Friday, the adjustment, from $250K to $400K, marks the first time in 25 years such an appraisal threshold has changed
by Jotham ​Sederstrom | Sep 28
The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau signaled an interest in ending a temporary exemption that allows government-backed loans to exceed 43 percent debt-to-income ratio
by Patrick Kearns | Sep 17
The real estate industry threw some curveballs. Take Inman's real estate news quiz to demonstrate how strong your talking points and cocktail banter are this week
by Inman | Sep 13