Rates -- and politics -- seem to be stabilizing post-hike
The ripple effects from both the Fed's action and political activity this week
by Lou Barnes | Mar 17
Why today's job numbers aren't a rate reprieve
The Federal Reserve will raise the overnight cost of money on Wednesday
by Lou Barnes | Mar 10
Mortgage rates hit lowest mark since first week in December
Will the Federal Reserve push rates up in March? This week's jobs data could show us
by Lou Barnes | Feb 27
4 reasons wealthy international buyers choose the U.S.
Economic opportunity and political safeguard make it an attractive place to put your money
by Raj Purohit | Feb 24
Market report: The Fed will hike as soon as next month
And markets overseas have been relatively quiet as the new administration settles in
by Lou Barnes | Feb 20
Financial experts: Moving forward with caution
BlackRock, CitiGroup and Merrill talking heads discuss what's ahead for investors
by Lou Barnes | Feb 13
How to handle anxious clients living with visa uncertainty
While some non-American buyers are feeling nervous, agents can play a role in giving them the best information
by Gill South | Feb 10
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Opinion
How property portals are expanding offerings
Moving beyond advertising and into other areas of the home sale transaction
by Mike DelPrete | Feb 8
Friday's job numbers won't slow pending rate hike
Some analysts say reports take pressure off the Fed to hike again in March -- here's why they still might
by Lou Barnes | Feb 6
3 key insights from a global property portal analysis
How the U.S. leaders measure up to portals around the planet
by Mike DelPrete | Feb 1
Does healthy economic growth lie ahead?
What GDP growth, rates and more indicate for the road in front of us
by Lou Barnes | Jan 30
Opinion
Why Compass condemns the executive order on immigration
CEO Robert Reffkin discusses what a country of immigrants should consider
by Robert Reffkin | Jan 30
Forget kitchens and baths: 4 real estate lessons from Asia
Why U.S. housing is an attractive investment for many international homebuyers
by Elizabeth Ann Stribling-Kivlan | Jan 25
Why 2017 is the year to snag luxury buyers
All signs point toward a strong 12 months for this high-end client segment
by Kevin Leonard | Jan 24
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What we can learn about leaders from their speeches
Friday's speech was another rally rabble-rouser; here's how it measures up
by Lou Barnes | Jan 23