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Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

In this July 2, 2014 photo, Ryan Carson, right, cooks dinner with his wife, Jenny Roraback-Carson, left, in the kitchen while their daughter Clara, 3, has a snack in their home, in Seattle. The Carsons are one of many would-be home sellers across the country who have mortgage rates so low, i…

July 11, 2014 8:39 am
Downside of low U.S. mortgage rates? Less selling

Downside of low U.S. mortgage rates? Less selling

WASHINGTON | Would-be home sellers across the country are grappling with a once-in-a-lifetime problem: They have mortgage rates so absurdly low it would hurt them financially to sell.

July 11, 2014 8:39 am Photos

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Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

In this July 2, 2014 photo, Ryan Carson, right, poses for a photo with his wife, Jenny Roraback-Carson, and their daughter Clara, 3, by the front door of their home in Seattle. The Carsons are one of many would-be home sellers across the country who have mortgage rates so low, it doesn't mak…

July 11, 2014 8:39 am
Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

Downside of low US mortgage rates? Less selling

In this July 2, 2014 photo, Ryan Carson, right, poses for a photo with his wife, Jenny Roraback-Carson, and their daughter Clara, 3, in the entry to their home in Seattle. The Carsons are one of many would-be home sellers across the country who have mortgage rates so low, it doesn't make fin…

July 11, 2014 8:39 am
Downside of low U.S. mortgage rates? Less selling

Downside of low U.S. mortgage rates? Less selling

Ryan Carson, right, cooks dinner with his wife, Jenny Roraback-Carson, left, and their daughter Clara, 3, at their home in Seattle. The Carsons are one of many would-be home sellers across the country who have mortgage rates so low, it doesn't make financial sense to sell their homes, even i…

July 11, 2014 8:39 am
GNIAR hires new COO

GNIAR hires new COO

The Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors has hired long-time member Joe Wszolek as its new chief operating officer.

July 04, 2014 6:00 am

Federal regulations grounding some flying cameras

VALPARAISO | Jeff Safrin decided to ground his high-flying idea for visually recording his clients' homes from above after learning of federal regulations that required him either to get a pilot's license or face a large fine.

June 24, 2014 7:24 pm
Realtors use drone to show properties

Realtors use drone to show properties

Realtors Jeff and Grace Safrin demonstrate the quadcopter drone they used to photograph stills and video of certain properties to show to clients. They no longer use it after learning they'd need a pilot's license to operate it commercially. Fred Cate, a professor at Indiana University Schoo…

June 24, 2014 6:15 pm
Realtors use drone to show properties

Realtors use drone to show properties

Realtors Grace Safrin and her husband, Jeff, demonstrate the quadcopter drone they used to photograph stills and video of certain properties to show to clients. They no longer use the drone after learning they'd be fined unless they obtained a pilot's license.

June 24, 2014 6:15 pm
Realtors use drone to show properties

Realtors use drone to show properties

The quadcopter drone is used to photograph stills and video of certain properties to show to clients.

June 24, 2014 6:15 pm

NWI home sales decline slows

Northwest Indiana single-family home sales declined 4.6 percent in May, which marks the smallest year-over-year decline in sales yet this year, according to the Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors.

June 23, 2014 11:30 am
NWI homes sales plug along in early going

NWI homes sales plug along in early going

Single-family home sales in Northwest Indiana in April dropped for the fourth straight month this year, marking a slow start to 2014 after strong sales in 2013.

May 22, 2014 5:30 pm
Beautiful home entrance with wood floor.

Beautiful home entrance with wood floor.

When potential buyers walk into a home on the market, they imagine themselves living there. 

May 19, 2014 6:09 pm

Realtors to help people facing foreclosure

MERRILLVILLE | The Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors will host a free seminar “Foreclosure Prevention: Guidance & Resources” from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., on May 21 at association headquarters at 800 E. 86th Ave., Merrillville.

May 12, 2014 9:00 am
REAL ESTATE: Market will heat up with the weather

REAL ESTATE: Market will heat up with the weather

The worst winter in memory held home sales back, but all signs are the warming weather will bring stronger home sales as the year goes on.

May 04, 2014 12:00 am

Real estate group approves merger

The Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors will expand with the inclusion of the Starke-Pulaski Board of Realtors following a vote of members Monday at the Avalon Manor.

April 21, 2014 5:30 am
Northwest Indiana home sales catch January cold

Northwest Indiana home sales catch January cold

Single-family homes sales in Northwest Indiana decreased 5.8 percent in January, breaking a streak of 30 straight months of year-over-year increases, according to sales figures from the Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors.

February 23, 2014 1:00 pm Photos

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JOHN KEY: Minorities need historic approach to wealth creation

JOHN KEY: Minorities need historic approach to wealth creation

President Barack Obama’s insistence that America address wealth and income inequality is timely and appropriate given current data indicating the average white family has almost 10 times the wealth of the typical black family.

February 16, 2014 12:00 am

Weiss Entities names new executive, plans move to Chicago

MERRILLVILLE | A real estate and retail development and property management firm has hired a new chief financial officer, as it plans to move company leaders downtown Chicago.

February 10, 2014 11:30 am

NWI legislators all back South Shore expansion

INDIANAPOLIS | Northwest Indiana's legislative delegation stands united in supporting expanding the South Shore Line, but members are skeptical the state will play a significant role in extending the commuter train to Dyer -- despite the best efforts of some region lawmakers.

February 09, 2014 6:00 am Related
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