Tag Archives: Real Estate

Lagging home sales look as bad as 2009

WASHINGTON — This year’s home sales are shaping up to be as dismal as last year, despite cheap home prices and mortgage rates that have fallen to the lowest levels in decades. Sales of previously occupied homes rose last month, ...

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To ease the mortgage process, be prepared

Yes, these are hard economic times, but the disarray in the economy has continued to help keep mortgage rates at levels our generation has not seen. This week the Federal Reserve basically said that inflation continues to be low, and ...

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Sustainability executive pushing real estate industry beyond ‘green’

David Borchardt was recently promoted to chief sustainability officer of The Tower Cos., a real estate management and development firm in Rockville. The position was created after the company decided that it wasn’t just about building green buildings but also ...

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