LoanDepot creates joint venture with Brookfield Residential

Housing Wire

LoanDepot and Brookfield Residential announced on Wednesday the creation of a joint venture, BRP Home Mortgage. BRP will deliver a streamlined mortgage experience for Brookfield Residential homebuyers, said Dan Peña, executive vice president of national joint ventures for loanDepot.

Real estate tech roundup: Hubzu and Brookfield Residential

Housing Wire

Online real estate marketing platform Hubzu has launched a new mobile app, available for residential real estate buyers. Hubzu is an end-to-end asset management platform for residential foreclosure, short sale, REO, deed in lieu, CWCOT and retail property auctions.

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Residential Construction Employment Rose Slightly in April

Eyes on Housing

Residential construction employment rose by 3,100 in April, after an increase of 28,700 in March. Non-residential. Job gains unexpectedly slowed in April as states lifted COVID-19 restrictions on businesses and more people are vaccinated.

MBA adds four to its Residential Board of Governors

Housing Wire

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) announced the new members of its 2021 Residential Board of Governors and the Chairs of the Residential Committee. ” RESBOG is the MBA’s main policy-setting group, focusing on issues involving the single-family residential market.

Residential Construction Is Recovering Faster Than Non-Residential Construction

Eye on Housing

Total construction industry (both residential and non-residential) employment totaled 7.4 Residential construction employment rose by 15,400 in November to 2.9 In the past seven months, job gains in residential construction offset.

Residential Construction Loan Volume Moves Higher

Eyes on Housing

Ending a period of volume decline that began at the end of 2019, the volume of residential construction lending posted an increase during the first quarter of 2021. The volume of 1-4 unit residential construction loans made.

People movers: Home Point Financial, Kukun, Kairoi Residential

Housing Wire

Kairoi Residential , a multifamily investment, development and property management company, hired Chuck Briant as the vice president of asset management for the Investment Division. The post People movers: Home Point Financial, Kukun, Kairoi Residential appeared first on HousingWire.

New residential home increase 32%

Inman

Sales of new residential homes were up 32 percent year over year, according to data released Monday by the U.S. Markets & Economy Select home prices home sales homes for sale inventory new residential contruction U.S.

How to Identify a Residential Complex Property

McKissock

Below, we provide the definition of a complex property and dig into the three types of residential complex properties. A complex one-to-four family residential property is defined as a property that meets at least one of the following criteria: The property to be appraised is atypical.

Private Residential Spending Rises Modestly in April

Eyes on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending rose 1.0% Total private residential construction spending was 29.7%

Industry veterans launch Canopy in bid to shake up residential due diligence space

Housing Wire

Residential due diligence is an area of the mortgage ecosystem that’s overdue for disruption, according to two industry veterans who want to offer something completely different in the due diligence space through their newly launched company, Canopy.

5 Residential Market Analysis Tools for Appraisers

McKissock

Below are five residential market analysis tools for appraisers that you may find useful for building faster, more credible reports. Plus, join us on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 for a Pro-Series webinar titled “Using Excel for Residential Market Analysis.”

Residential Construction Employment Surpasses the February 2020 Level

Eye on Housing

Residential construction employment increased by 37,000 in March, while non-residential construction added 73,100 jobs. Currently, employment in residential construction surpassed the level in February 2020, while only 64% of.

Top Products Used in New Residential Construction

Eye on Housing

Read More › The post Top Products Used in New Residential Construction first appeared on Eye On Housing. Construction Statistics Economics Housing Data Building Materials cement concrete construction economics home building housing residential construction wood products

From iBuying to iRenting: Innovation in residential real estate

Inman

Property Portfolio Sponsored apartment rentals From iBuying to iRenting: Innovation in residential real estate ibuyer irenter property managers rentals renters section 8Enter REZI, a real estate technology company with the mission to adopt and transform iBuying into a new category: iRenting.

Private Residential Spending Hits Record High

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending rose 2.5% Total private residential construction spending was 21% higher than a year ago.

New Residential to acquire Caliber for $1.675 billion

Inman

Mortgage Select Acquired Caliber Home Loans M&A New Residential NewRezThe latest 2020 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act data shows Caliber ranked No. 8 in total loan volume with $70.6B in total originations for the year.

The Residential Infill Project

The Living Room

Due to these changes, city officials have proposed and passed the Residential Infill Project, which will allow duplexes, triplexes, and fourplexes to be built under restrictions of size. I am curious to see how the Residential Infill Project will affect the market.

Residential Construction Employment Remains Unchanged in February

Eye on Housing

Non-residential construction lost 60,800 positions in February, reflecting declines in nonresidential specialty trade. Read More › Economic Indicators Economics COVID-19 employment labor force labor force participation rate residential construction employment unemployment rate

Residential Realty Today

The Residential Specialist

Residential Realty Today brings together the widest set of expert content from hundreds of leading sources. Photo: iStock.com/ridvan_celik The post Residential Realty Today first appeared on The Residential Specialist.

Private Residential Spending Up 3.1% in December

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending rose 3.1% Total private residential construction spending was 20.7%

Private Residential Spending Is on the Rise

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending rose 2.7% Total private residential construction spending was 16.1%

Private Residential Spending Dips Slightly in February

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending fell 0.2% in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $718 billion, after reaching a record high in January 2021.

Stacey S. Kurck joins FirstService Residential Ontario

REM Online

Kurck joins FirstService Residential Ontario. Property management firm FirstService Residential has appointed Stacey S. Kurck joins FirstService Residential Ontario. Industrial, Commercial & Investment FirstService Residential John Damaren Mark Hopkins Stacey S.

Ask Brian: What Will Residential Real Estate Do After COVID-19?

Realty Biz

Looking at the most important data that we have now, residential real estate investing looks to have a bright future after COVID-19. Our weekly Ask Brian column welcomes questions from readers of all experience levels with residential real estate. Ask Brian residential real estate

Residential construction on the rise amid major inventory shortage

Inman

Residential housing starts rose 19.4 percent in March, according to a new report by the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Analysis Markets & Economy News Brief doug duncan fannie mae Holden Lewis home construction inventory NerdWallet new construction U.S.

The Perfect Residential Support: What to Know About Residential Scaffolding

Realty Biz

It lays the foundation of the building, the perfect support for any residential establishment. To help you with that, here is a list of things you should know about residential scaffolding.

Coldwell Banker Realty Lake Forest Office Welcomes New Affiliates as Part of Its Residential Community Commercial Program

Coldwell Banker

The first-of-its-kind program supports agents in commercial real estate transactions in addition to residential. The post Coldwell Banker Realty Lake Forest Office Welcomes New Affiliates as Part of Its Residential Community Commercial Program appeared first on Coldwell Banker Blue Matter.

Residential Construction Offsets All the Jobs Lost in March and April

Eye on Housing

Total construction industry (both residential and non-residential) employment totaled 7.4 Residential construction employment rose by 22,700 in December to 3.0 In the past eight months, residential construction added 472,500.

Residential Construction Employment Is Higher Than a Year Ago

Eye on Housing

However, October residential construction employment was 11,500 higher than a year ago, marking the first year-over-year gain since the recession of 2020. Residential construction employment rose by 23,800 in October to 2.9 Read More › The post Residential Construction Employment Is Higher Than a Year Ago first appeared on Eye On Housing. The recovery of overall labor market continued but at a slow pace.

CoStar CEO: ‘The residential agent is Zillow’s competitor’

Inman

CoStar CEO Andy Florance revealed in great detail his ambitious plans to build a residential real estate platform during an Inman Connect session Tuesday.

Private Residential Construction Spending Strong in October

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $637.1 Total private residential construction spending was 14.5%

Sale breaks Quebec residential price record

REM Online

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Private Residential Construction Spending Declined in June

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of the Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $534.2

Amazon targets property management with Alexa for Residential

Realty Biz

Amazon is looking to get into property management with its new Alexa service, called Alexa for Residential. “Alexa for Residential also allows property managers to offer custom voice experiences that go beyond the walls of their apartments,” Amazon said in a blog post.

Private Residential Construction Spending Up 2.8% in September

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $610.9 Total private residential construction spending was 9.9%

Should You Invest in Commercial or Residential Real Estate?

Realty Biz

Investors typically focus on either residential or commercial properties. At the same time, interest in residential properties has expanded as residents pursue larger houses and relocate to suburban and rural areas. . Residential Real Estate Investing.

Private Residential Construction Spending Up 2% in July

Eye on Housing

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $546.6 Total private residential construction spending was 0.5%

Why the EB-5 program is critical to residential real estate

Inman

It is critical that the public, the residential and commercial real estate sector, and elected officials across the country understand the EB-5 program’s benefits, the jobs it creates and saves, and the potential it has to buttress the post-COVID economic recovery.

Residential Real Estate Council Announces Broker Solutions

RIS Media

The Residential Real Estate Council recently announced Broker Solutions: a service for independent broker/owners. The post Residential Real Estate Council Announces Broker Solutions appeared first on RISMedia. Broker Solutions came from the idea that independent broker/owners should have access to the same enterprise-level tools and resources as major franchises and corporations.