BENI, Congo | Congo rebels attack, burn homes near UN base in east

BENI, Congo — Congo’s army spokesman says rebels have burned homes and a car in a…

DENVER  | New wildfire erupts near Colorado ski resorts, houses

DENVER — A wildfire erupted Tuesday in an area of Colorado known for its ski resorts,…

Survey Shows Pets Motivate First Time Millennials Home Buyers

August 6, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) Pets appear to be the motivation for many millennials to pursue home-ownership.…

Insurers: Homes must fall down to be eligible for coverage

HARTFORD, Conn./July 2, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Connecticut residents whose home foundations are crumbling are facing a perplexing…

Average US mortgage rates flat to lower; 30-year at new low

WASHINGTON/June 29, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates were unchanged to lower this week, as the…

Robust US home price gains cool slightly in April

WASHINGTON/June 27, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — U.S. home prices rose at a healthy clip in April, though the…

Buffett’s company buys 10 pct of real estate investment firm

OMAHA, Neb./June 26, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Warren Buffett’s company is spending $377 million to pick up 9.8…

Home sales up in May, but buyers face sharply rising prices

WASHINGTON/June 21, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Americans shopping for a house are facing an intensifying set of pressures:…

Feds say Kansas rule reduces competition, harms homebuyers

WICHITA, Kan./June 21, 2017 (AP)(StlRealEstate.News) — A proposed Kansas rule barring real estate brokers from offering…

State to offer tax relief to some Montana homeowners

WHITEFISH, Mont./June 17, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Standing on the deck of the modest retirement home built by…

Higher prices squeezing both renters and would-be homeowners

June 16, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) –A diminished supply of available homes is swelling prices in large…

US mortgage rates blip higher

WASHINGTON/June 15, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up this week as the benchmark…

Idaho woman seeks compensation for leveled home

BOISE, Idaho/June 12, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — An Idaho woman rented her home to a man she thought…

Average US 30-year mortgage rate falls to 3.89 percent

WASHINGTON/June 9, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News)— Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, as the benchmark 30-year rate declined for…

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 3.94 percent

WASHINGTON/June 1, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates were flat to slightly lower this week,…

US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

WASHINGTON/May 30, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — U.S. home prices climbed in March at the strongest rate in nearly…

Southern California home sales drop but prices still rising

IRVINE, Calif./May 24, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Southern California home sales dipped nearly 5 percent last month compared…

Vermont village worries that Airbnb changes neighborhoods

DUMMERSTON, Vt./May 20, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Some residents in a district of historic homes and tidy…

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

WASHINGTON/May 18, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates inched lower this week. It was the fifth…

US homebuilder sentiment climbs higher in May

May 15, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about their business prospects, reflecting…

Christie’s: Global sales of luxury homes cooled in 2016

LOS ANGELES/May 10, 2017 (AP) (StlRealEstate.News) — Global luxury home sales cooled off in 2016 for the second…