closings Archive

EHS in 2015 by the Numbers – Part 2 – Least Common Closing Dates

This blog post was written by Managing Director of Housing Research, Danielle Hale, and Data Analyst, Hua Zhong. You probably know that home closings slow down during the holidays and the earlier part of the week. Here is the data...

EHS in 2015 by the Numbers – Part 1 – Popular Closing Dates

This blog post was written by Managing Director of Housing Research, Danielle Hale, and Data Analyst, Hua Zhong. You probably know that home closings predominate on Fridays and the end of the month. Here is the data to back up...

REALTORS® Train for TRID

On October 3rd, the new TILA RESPA Integrated Documentation (TRID) will be implemented.  Under TRID, the current closing documentation will be streamlined and reduced. In addition, features are added to the closing documents that are intended to help consumers...

REALTORS® Ready Themselves for TRID

REALTORS® are preparing for the October 3rd implementation of the new TILA RESPA Integrated Documentation (TRID) closing process.  Under TRID, the current closing documentation will be streamlined and reduced. In addition, features are added to the closing documents that...

Contracts: Closings and Terminations

How many of the Pending Sales announced every month actually go to closure?  According to information from the REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the answer is “Almost All, generally over a period of up to 60 days depending on buyers’...