The Daily (121416) Hot Sheet Of Top Real Estate News
Struggling homeowners get holiday break
Most lenders, along with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, say they won't evict homeowners going through foreclosure during the holiday season. Read more
Trends: Today's buyers want a 'healthy home'
As buyers weigh home choices, many consider more than good schools, granite countertops and smart technology. With asthma and allergy rates continuing to rise, more are also taking a hard look at indoor air quality. Read more
Facebook says it got more ad metrics wrong
Agents who use Facebook advertising may not get accurate data on the number of people reached. Facebook says the errant counts, off by up to 10%, will be fixed. Read more.
Fla. town temporarily bans new sober homes
One Fla. city announced a temporary moratorium on sober homes, which generally have Fair Housing Act protection, after HUD and DOJ released new guidelines. Read more.
Thieves can tap into key fobs to steal your car
Drivers who use keyless fobs to enter and start a vehicle are at risk: A new device can read and duplicate nearby electronic signals and use them to steal cars. Read more
Business owners suffer tech overload
Technology simplified many real estate tasks, but instead of gaining free time, many Realtors found themselves a slave to other all-new tech tasks. Read more
Winter Park: Developer to beef up massive Ravaudage complex
Palm Beach: Bankruptcy case sparks auction of luxury condo
Lake County: Vacant properties should pay fire assessment
Tampa: Downtown's reshaping begins