December 9, 2013 @ 11:11 am
The Fed is now unlikely to start tapering its program until next year, The New York Times reported.
December 9, 2013 @ 3:59 pm
While Zillow economists predicted that mortgage rates will rise to 5 percent next year, they also said loans would be easier to obtain.
December 5, 2013 @ 7:50 am
Many Seattle neighborhoods are still experiencing high demand for listings.
December 4, 2013 @ 11:32 am
In an analysis of 22 markets, the Redfin study evaluated the sales success of homes shot professionally with a digital single-lens reflex camera versus homes shot with amateur, point-and-shoot cameras.
December 3, 2013 @ 7:59 am
December 2, 2013 @ 9:03 am
There are stipulations in most county codes for accessory housing, but the one most discussed is the number of people who can occupy the accessory unit.
November 29, 2013 @ 7:21 am
Supporters of energy efficiency want lenders to take the net savings from energy improvements into consideration when they underwrite and impose mortgage fees, and they also want appraisers to take into account the value of new upgrades and retrofits.
November 27, 2013 @ 8:30 am
The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 establishes the maximum conforming loan limit that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are permitted to set for mortgage acquisitions, in addition to requiring annual adjustments to the limits to reflect changes in the national average home price.
November 26, 2013 @ 9:01 am
Seattle homes, up 13.8 percent in the past year, have hovered at an average value of $306,000 since the end of August while the average monthly rent ticked up to $1,705, according to Zillow.
November 25, 2013 @ 9:48 am
A new ordinance is believed to be the most stringent in the nation against smoking in homes.