Top 10 RE-Insider Stories from the Summer of 2015

The heat waves of late summer have subsided and the kids are back in school — before you know it, the holiday decorations will be going up and we’ll be ringing in the New Year. A lot has happened over these past few months — while inventory has remained tight, mortgage rates have started to climb from the historic lows seen in recent years. Will these trends continue throughout the fall and winter months? Only time will tell. In the meantime, we’re looking back on our top stories from the summer.

1)     OC Woman Faces 6 Years for Mortgage Scam

2)     Was California House-Flipping Business a Ponzi Scheme?

3)     Housing Demand to Surge Over the Next Decade

4)     Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble: Is an LA Housing Bubble Brewing?

5)     Is a New Housing Bubble Forming in San Francisco?

6)     Are Hybrids another Fad or the Future?

7)     Are California’s Real Estate Troubles Now Crossing State Lines

8)     Downsizing May Help LA’s Housing Crisis

9)     Fannie Mae Makes it Easier to Get a Mortgage with Expanded 3% Down Rates

10)   Can Drones Make a Difference in Real Estate?

Which of these stories resonated with you the most? Do you have any favorites that didn’t make the list? Let us know!