Homes Selling Fast Amid Low Supply

Homes Selling Fast Amid Low Supply
by Orb Staff, Jul 25, 2016
On average, homes are selling a week faster than they did a year ago, meaning home buyers should be prepared to move quickly in a competitive housing market, according to Zillow’s June Real Estate Market Report. The report states that tight inventory continues to [Read More]

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Lawyer wants Ohio county recorders to remove language on illegal covenants from real estate

Lawyer wants Ohio county recorders to remove language on illegal covenants from real estate …

But they remain filed away in county recorders‘ offices across Ohio, in the covenants of older properties that are still bought and sold, said Cincinnati …

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Calif. Resident Receives Prison Sentence For Mortgage Fraud

Calif. Resident Receives Prison Sentence For Mortgage Fraud
by Orb Staff, Jul 25, 2016
A California man has been sentenced to prison for a mortgage loan modification scheme that defrauded homeowners in Connecticut and other states, according to an Associated Press (AP) report. Connecticut U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daily says 33-year-old Aria Maleki of Santa [Read More]

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Drones, Artificial Intelligence Will Shift Real Estate Needs

Drones, Artificial Intelligence Will Shift Real Estate Needs
Tech.Co | July 25, 2016
Last year, smart homes were set to be the next big thing, and our attention was focused on finding new ways to integrate technology into our homes. One year on, the focus has shifted.

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Boomerang Buyers Bounce Back

Boomerang Buyers Bounce Back
DS News | July 25, 2016
After seven years passing for the black mark of foreclosure to be removed from consumer credit reports after the foreclosure peak in 2010, 1.9 million homeowners will have met the required time after which the Fair Credit Reporting Act requires derogatory information to be removed, according to a report from CoreLogic’s Kristine Yao.

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Black Knight: Home Prices Continue Upward Movement

Black Knight: Home Prices Continue Upward Movement
National Mortgage Professional | July 25, 2016
Home prices in May saw a 1.1 percent increase from April and a 5.4 percent jump from May 2015, according to the latest Black Knight Home Price Index Report.

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When it comes to GSE reform, there’s no need to reinvent the wheel

When it comes to GSE reform, there’s no need to reinvent the wheel

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