Recent Real Estate News
Quicken Loans launches Rocket Mortgage
After working for more than three years to make the mortgage process simpler and more accessible for potential homebuyers, Quicken Loans has taken the wraps off a new online mortgage application. The Detroit-based lender’s new Rocket Mortgage -- so named because receiving a loan approval takes about eight minutes, or roughly the length of time it takes a space shuttle to reach orbit -- is designed to meet the needs a specific group of potential buyers, said product lead Regis Hadiaris ...Looking to invest? Apartments are the way to go
Young people and retirees are both going to be flocking to apartment buildings in the next few years as they respectively leave the family nest or sell up family homes in the suburbs, according to leading real estate economist Ken Rosen this week. As chairman of University of California at Berkeley's Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics and Professor Emeritus at the Haas School of Business, Rosen gave his economic outlook for real estate at this week's 38th Annual Real Estate & Economics Symposium held in San Francisco ...App and stabilizer tailor-made for DIY listing videos
Some real estate agents love to be jacks-of-all trades. Now, those who like wear the hat of videographer have a new app and smartphone stabilizer they can use to shoot listing videos ...LA mortgage defects dipped strongly on monthly basis
According to the First American Loan Application Defect Index, October figures were 2.5 percent lower than September and 10.2 percent lower than the October 2014 figures. October marked the third consecutive month of declines, falling more than 6 percent over the past three months. ...3-D home of the day: Where luxury and sophistication meet
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