Ben's Stories

Content creators are turning Zillow listings into cold hard cash, often with for-sale properties as the butt of the joke. But increasingly the attention is drawing interest from young homebuyers
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Sales of newly built homes shot up 10.7% from April to May, with 696,000 new homes sold over the course of the month, according to data released Friday by the US Census Bureau
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Mortgage locks for second homes fell 4% from pre-pandemic levels in May as mortgage rates rose to nearly 6% and the housing market continued to cool, according to data issued Friday by Redfin
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Homeownership is 31% more expensive than renting, nationally. With demand shifting and the market for home purchases cooling, homebuilders now court investors, a report notes
Jun 23
After serving the area for a decade, Michael Merrill is known as a top luxury specialist, closing over $600M in sales. He will join the brokerage at its newly opened Vero Beach office
Jun 22
The agent, who in May launched her own team, the Maya Vander Group, will be working out of Compass's Coconut Grove office in Miami
Jun 22
The acquisition is intended to help boost eXp Realty's online lead search generation and listing portal opportunities for its agents and brokers
Jun 21
Total sales of existing homes, condos and co-ops dropped 3.4% between April and May to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.4M, according to new data from the National Association of Realtors
Jun 21