Housing Agency Reaffirms Commitment to Struggling Homeowners

Edward L. Golding, principal deputy assistant secretary with the Department of Housing and Urban Development, in a piece from the New York Times, restated the agency’s commitment to struggling homeowners, and pledged to offer every assistance available to help them avoid foreclosure. HUD has ensured that new rules are in place to protect homeowners from unscrupulous investors. More, here.

 

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45111442 – home security concept. house with lock and chain. 3d

'Brexit" Could Harm First-Time Homebuyers

Realtor.com reports on the potential ‘Brexit’, and how foreign investors may become fierce competition with first-time homebuyers here in the States. This may only effect popular housing markets such as New York; Washington, DC; Miami; Los Angeles; and San Francisco, but may stretch to Chicago, Dallas, and Florida’s Tampa Bay. More, here.

 

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45106394 – united kingdom exit from europe relative image

 

 

 

Realtor Pet-Peeves

CBS news has an article today on the 5 things Realtors wish buyers wouldn’t do. Yes, it is broadly generalized, but it’s worth your perusal. In a nutshell, being overly picky, closed-minded, slow to act, or grossly underbidding are all behaviors that Realtors begrudgingly deal with often. More, here.

 

worried real estate agent and house for sale
worried real estate agent and house for sale