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Most people have a hard time controlling body language, especially when stressed. Understanding nonverbal cues can help close your real estate deal.
Mortgage finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have new loan packages with competitive interest rates to help small investors buy single-family rentals.
The fates of hedge funds and other investors in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could hinge on a yet-to-be written provision of the latest bill to overhaul the entities.
Some people roll their eyes at Bitcoin, but it's buying more Fla. homes for a pragmatic reason: No government controls it, and buyers can transfer unlimited funds to the U.S. even when their home country caps the amount allowed to move overseas.
The federal agency will spend a record $2B nationally. In Fla., the money will be distributed among 327 local service organizations statewide.
CEO Bob Goldberg: The new structure will "drive greater innovation, put more focus on member engagement and satisfaction, and improve NAR's decision-making."
Reuters analysis: Tax changes that recently took effect will make owning a vacation home costlier and could even hurt resale values in the second-home market.
A website that helps buyers crowdfund downpayments says companies can create a program that matches employees' saved funds just as they do now for 401(k)s.
Conserving water resources is a serious issue, but it's doubtful state law bans someone from hosing off their sidewalk or drive. Check community association rules.
Survey: Homes grew marginally larger in 2017, and renovating grew more important. In 2018, a great room remains popular – but it may be falling out of favor.
Facebook is altering the news feed formula so that you'll soon see more status updates from friends and family that will hopefully spark meaningful social exchange.
Fla.'s growth in jobs and population, plus a shortage of housing, is driving rising demand for local municipal debt sold for neighborhood developments.