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Why Home-Purchase Originations Are Down, Refis Up

IRVINE, CA—Rising interest rates are having a chilling effect on home purchases, but surprisingly are encouraging homeowners to refinance in order to lock in rates before they rise too high, ATTOM Data Solutions’ Daren Blomquist tells GlobeSt.com.

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Why Home-Purchase Originations Are Down, Refis Up

IRVINE, CA—Rising interest rates are having a chilling effect on home purchases, but surprisingly are encouraging homeowners to refinance in order to lock in rates before they rise too high, ATTOM Data Solutions’ Daren Blomquist tells GlobeSt.com.

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Carrie Rossenfeld is a reporter for the West Coast region of GlobeSt.com and Real Estate Forum. She was a trade-magazine and newsletter editor in New York City before moving to Southern California to become a freelance writer and editor for magazines, books and websites. Rossenfeld has written extensively on topics including commercial real estate, running a medical practice, intellectual-property licensing and giftware. She has edited books about profiting from real estate and has ghostwritten a book about starting a home-based business.

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NEW YORK CITY—“Tight supplies and rising prices may be deterring some people from trading up to a larger house,” says David M. Blitzer at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

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We have commented over the past few months about the accelerating trend toward online retailing and its significant impact on the mall sector, especially…

Handling Environmental Issues When Selling

SAN DIEGO—By acting proactively, building owners are likely to resolve any concerns over potential hazardous waste and can avoid unnecessary time and expenses, Lee & Associates’ Peter Merz tells GlobeSt.com.

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SAN DIEGO—While the next several years will most likely reflect very strong performance, almost every conversation at MBA CREF touched on the uncertainty of how much longer the positive trend will continue, Meridian’s Seth Grossman tells GlobeSt.com.