Fed Reserve holds rates steady amid weakening housing market

Jerome Powell (Credit: Getty Images) The Federal Reserve said it will hold rates steady and signaled it would likely not raise rates for the rest of the year amid worries over economic growth. In a statement, the Fed stressed again that it will remain patient in making future rate changes. The decision [...]

Andrea Greenberg’s ex-boyfriend dies in apparent suicide

Alejandro Aparicio and Andrea Greenberg (Credit: Facebook) UPDATED, March 20, 4:13 p.m.: Alejandro Aparicio, the ex-boyfriend of the real estate marketing executive Andrea Greenberg who was charged with stealing from her estate, died on Sunday in an apparent suicide. Aparicio rammed his motorcycle head-on into an 18-wheel truck in the Everglades, [...]

The week in luxury: A map of Miami-Dade’s priciest condo sales

Condo sales jumped last week with a number of units selling above $1 million. The number of closings totaled 193, for a total of $96 million traded, up from the previous week’s 100 closings for $32 million. Condos last week sold for an average price of about $498,000 or $338 per [...]

This AI-based real estate startup just raised $45M

OJO Labs CEO John Berkowitz (Credit: BHGRE) OJO Labs — which has developed an artificial intelligence-based assistant for the homebuying process — just raised $45 million in a Series C funding round. The Austin-based company will use the money to expand and speed up its product development, the company said in a [...]

Toll Brothers' record shows the housing boom has no end in sight

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Should I get a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage?

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Zillow buys a mortgage lender and the stock tanks

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Looking for a home in Berlin or Budapest? Prepare to pay more

Europe took 11 of the top 20 spots on a ranking of cities with the largest price increases in the first quarter, according to global property agency Knight Frank. [...]