Each and every week, there are things going on that impact housing news and the real estate market. Sometimes there are big changes to federal and state policies that impact the distressed property world. Other weeks, there is business news and distressed property news about government programs for distressed borrowers. Or, there are hot topics that impact real estate agents. As such, it’s great to have a weekly housing update.
Weekly Housing Update for Week Ending February 14, 2014
Read below to learn about some of the interesting housing news and weird stuff that went on this week in the distressed property and real estate agent arena:
Pressure on Upside Down Homeowners With the Mortgage Debt Relief Act as a thing of the past, some sellers may be on the fence about listing their homes as short sales—except in the state of California, where it’s smooth sailing.
Home Crush Tendencies In honor of St. Valentine, I’ve selected an article about what people fall in love with in homes. Apparently, the crushes run along gender lines.
Passion in Real Estate I’m not talking about kissing in your client’s hot tub. This 4-year old article is about exploring whether you have a passion for real estate. Do you? Check it out and let me know.
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In any case, there’s lots going on in the housing news arena. And, if you are actively working with ‘distressed’ borrowers and housing, it’s important to keep up with the news and all of the changes in the industry. Sometimes that’s hard, which is why we’ve provided you with a weekly recap of the distressed property news and housing news right here.