The first glimmers are emerging of a new financial landscape of lower profits and reduced risks, even before the US Congress completes a major overhaul of financial regulation. Some big financial firms are moving out of the private equity business. Some are padding their capital cushions. Other players are already making the giant over-the-counter derivatives market more transparent.
Most Popular Articles
With rapid change in the industry, real estate agents can choose to fight for the status quo or they can evolve and adapt, HousingWire Columnist Dustin Brohm writes.
Last December, home prices climbed by 4% from the previous year, according to CoreLogic. By the end of this year, the company projects they’ll increase by 5.2%.