Wall Street Moves The Housing Market

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The knife cuts both ways.-Stefan   Behind the Rise in House Prices, Wall Street Buyers  Text Size   Published: Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 2:43 AM ET By: Nathaniel Popper Getty Images The last time the housing market was this hot in Phoenix and Las Vegas, the buyers pushing up prices were mostly small time. Nowadays, they are big time — …

Sellers Call Shots

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Buyer awareness can be a tough pill to swallow.-Stefan   Sellers calling the shots on home deals By Les Christie @CNNMoney May 30, 2013: 5:40 AM ET According to the survey, 42% of the people shopping for homes placed offers in the past six months, yet only 11% of the bids were accepted. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) In a dramatic about-face for the …