Existing-home sales begin seasonal bounce back

Existing-home sales climbed 11.8 percent from January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.51 million in February, according to NAR.

Homeownership isn’t a necessity for most millennials: Survey

According to a new survey commissioned by Northshore Fireplace, 65 percent of millennials believe homeownership is a “choice,” rather than a necessity.

Google and Coinbase Global executives join Fannie Mae board

Karin Kimbrough of Google and Brian Brooks of Coinbase Global have been elected as new members to Fannie Mae’s board of directors.

Federal Reserve keeps rates static, predicts no hikes in 2019

The Federal Reserve held interest rates steady at 2.25 percent to 2.5 percent Wednesday as was widely expected while also predicting no rate hikes in 2019.

Opendoor nabs additional $300M at a reported $3.8B valuation

The iBuyer announced plans on Wednesday for “much more growth to come this year” and new products, and it’s reportedly buying and selling 3,000 homes a month.

Branded Frank Lloyd Wright merch coming to a store near you

Even as the legendary architect’s historic homes continue to command millions, the foundation billed with protecting his legacy is working behind the scenes to roll out branded merchandise including tables, lamps, rugs, notebooks, hardwood flooring and, yes, even luggage tags.

In January, single-family rent rose fastest since 2016: CoreLogic

The cost of renting a single-family home has grown at its fastest pace since 2016, according to new CoreLogic data released Tuesday.

Builder confidence holds steady

Builder confidence remained steady in March with the Housing Market Index at 62, on a 0-100 scale, after climbing the past two months.

EXp World Holdings revenue soars 212%

EXp saw a net loss of $5.2 million, or $0.09 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to the earnings report. Still, that beat the expectations of analysts, who had predicted losses of $0.11 per share.

Mauricio Umansky and The Agency hit with new lawsuit

Celebrity real estate agent and The Agency CEO Mauricio Umansky has been hit with a second lawsuit over the 2016 sale of a Malibu mansion.