The Daily (122016) Hot Sheet Of Top Real Estate News Trending Now

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The Daily (122016) Hot Sheet Of Top Real Estate News Trending Now



With Fed hike done deal, economists eye next one

All things being equal - meaning the U.S. economy keeps improving and new batches of data prove it - the Fed might raise short-term interest rates again in March. Read more

Failure to qualify for a mortgage: Top 3 reasons

One out of eight mortgage applications ends in rejection, with a Fed study finding a high debt-to-income ratio as the top reason (23.4%) followed by credit score problems (20.4%) and issues with the property valuation (13.7%). Read more

Contract-to-close took 4 days longer in 2016

In Nov. 2016, it took 3.8 days longer to close on a home than it did one year earlier, even though lenders were still wrestling with new TRID rules in Nov. 2015. Read more.

What should HOA boards do with surplus funds?

Legal Q&A: A refund to members isn't usually recommended, but the board has options. A board also has a few options for dealing with abandoned units. Read more.

Why buy a home? Top 10 benefits of ownership

It's a lot of work to buy a home, but millions of Americans do it. Why? The positives outweigh the negatives for most people who plan to stay five years or more. Read more

Santa Claus offers business start-up advice

While Santa's source of income is shrouded in mystery, he's a long-time biz owner because he found his niche, started small, had a plan and tracked cash flow. Read more

Winter Park: Hannibal Square residents fight encroaching development
Miami: 28-story towers proposed in part of Little Haiti
St. Petersburg: Downtown's condo boom shows no signs of slowing
Palm Beach: Couple parting with French-Creole-style home





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Debe Maxwell, CRS | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
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Great tidbits, Winston Heverly!  I was not aware of the 4-day difference but, honestly, I don't think that's as bad as we expected when TRID guidelines first began to surface!

Dec 20, 2016 09:47 PM #1
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Winston, Beautiful colors! Is this in the City of Atlantis, in your area of real estate practice? I would love to spend sometime on  these chairs ...

Dec 21, 2016 06:53 AM #2
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