Has The Real Estate Market Recovered

Has The Real Estate Market Recovered

Q: The number of sales in San Diego County in June reached pre-recession levels. Does that mean that the housing market is fully recovered? Why or why not?

•Murtaza Baxamusa, directs planning and development for the Family Housing Corporation, of

Jazz up your Bedroom

Jazz up your Bedroom

MBA Economists Predict Interest Rate Hike Soon

MBA Economists Predict Interest Rate Hike Soon

During a high-level discussion about the outlook of the housing economy at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Secondary Market Conference, economists from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the MBA all predicted that the Federal Reserve will begin raising the Federal

Funny Real Estate Signs

Funny Real Estate Signs

A Few Homes on the Market in San Diego

A Few Homes on the Market in San Diego

Dick Clark’s Flintstone House

Dick Clark’s Flintstone House

 

After nearly three years on the market, Dick Clark‘s widow has finally sold their house in Malibu, for $1.778 million, just a little more than half of its original asking price. That’s kind of weird, because the

Worlds Thinnest Home

Worlds Thinnest Home

In a 4-foot crack between two buildings in Warsaw, Poland, Jakub Szczęsny envisioned a home. It would be dubbed the Keret House, providing 150 square feet of living space to anyone who promises to only stretch one way. It’s

Cool Backyards

Cool Backyards

Interest Only Loans are Back

Interest Only Loans are Back

They were the villains of the housing crash. Federal regulators called them toxic. Now interest-only mortgages are making a comeback, but these are not the loans of yesteryear or yester-housing booms.

“I think it’s opening the door back to responsible