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Altisource’s Owners.com Announces Top 20 ‘For Sale by Owner’ Markets

Owners.com® today released data identifying the top 20 U.S. real estate markets where consumers sold their homes using its leading self-directed flat fee multiple listing service model in 2014.


Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Are Short of Last Year's Pace

Purchases of existing homes rose 1.2 percent in February to a 4.88 million annual rate from January’s nine-month low of 4.82 million, the National Association of Realtors reported Monday in Washington


Over 16 percent of Charlotte homes are still underwater

About 16.3 percent of Charlotte homes with a mortgage were in negative equity in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to a report released Friday from online real estate marketplace Zillow. 


How renting puts a drag on the housing market

The U.S. negative equity rate – or the percentage of homeowners with an underwater mortgage – was 16.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, unchanged from the quarter prior. More than a quarter of h


Underwater Homeowners Sink Deeper, Even as Home Values Rise

SEATTLE, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Owners of homes at the bottom of the market are trapped underwater on their mortgages even as the real estate market continues to recover, according to the four


John Dixon Multi-Seller Auction gets Real Estate Sold for Funds, Individuals

Scores of bidders competed for a wide range of real estate, including homes, land and commercial properties, and by the end of the second day, $2 million worth of real estate had changed hands.


Clarion Partners Closes Sale to Keep Gables Residential

Confirming long-standing rumors in the marketplace, global real estate investment manager Clarion Partners announced that a group of investors headed by Clarion has acquired Gables Residential, an Atl


Placester Adds Cox Media Group to Publisher Network

Digital Real Estate Platform Replaces Legacy Websites, Enhancing Search for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Austin Statesman and Other Online CMG Properties (PRWeb March 05, 2015) Read the full stor


McCann Realty Partners and Guggenheim Real Estate Acquire 352-Home The Retreat at Johns Creek Apartments in Atlanta, GA

RICHMOND, Va. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. and ATLANTA, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — McCann Realty Partners, LLC (“McCann” or “MRP”) and its equity partner, Guggenheim Real Estate, announced …


Real Estate Scorecard Honors Big Canoe as 2015 Bliss Award Winner for Best Hiking Community of the Year

Real Estate Scorecard is an industry leader of online real estate reviews, keeping buyers informed about what’s happening at the most popular master planned communities in Florida, Georgia, the Caroli