May 2016 Black Knight Home Price Index climbs closer to June 2006 peak

According to Black Knight Financial Services’ most recent Home Price Index (HPI) report, home prices in May 2016 registered at $263,000, just 1.8 percent off the June 2006 peak of $267, …

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CoreLogic expands University Data Portal for academic research

The California-based provider of global property analytics has expanded its academic portal with two additional datasets: one harboring foreclosure records and another called MarketTrends that covers all things related to mortgages. Together, these dis…

Top comments of the week July 18-22

Readers voiced their opinions on a wide range of topics this week. Here are some of the Inman team’s favorite comments that made us think and shed a little light on your world.

Budge Huskey out, Charlie Young in at Coldwell Banker

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC, today announced the appointment of Charlie Young as the brand’s president and CEO, which will take effect on September 1, …

Quigler 1.0 iPhone checklist app tracks every transaction step

The agreement between real estate agent and client calls for a hefty dose of trust that the professional in the room has his or her responsibilities covered. Quigler 1.0, a new app released today, creates a checklist of every task an agent must complet…

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Top comments of the week July 11-15

Our readers had plenty of topics to chime in on, debate and question this week, whether it was the state of Zillow’s financial affairs, cold-calling or the latest craze in mobile gaming. We scanned the comments section for stand-out insights and tried …

New home purchases down in June despite low mortgage rates

Most economists predict that when mortgage rates fall — especially to the near-historic lows they’ve reached lately — more people will apply to purchase a new home. However, that does not seem to be the case in the latest Mortgage Bankers Association…

NAR’s HOME Survey reveals rift in housing market morale

Recent employment reports indicate that more Americans are finding jobs — and that should mean that people are feeling a little more optimistic about their prospects of one day buying a home. However, there’s something significant still hanging over t…