Real Estate News – April 10, 2011

Spraying to Make Yards Green … but With Paint, Not Water (via

U.S. apartment vacancies dropped to the lowest in almost three years in the first quarter as the weak homebuying market fueled demand in what is usually a slow period for rentals, according to Reis Inc. (REIS) (via

What’s Happening in the CMBS Market and Why It’s Relevant to Recovery (via

Real Estate Investors Making At Least 17 Percent of All Home Purchases Nationwide (via

Changes in mortgage finance rules could hurt housing recovery (via

Homewrecker? Troubled landlord faces eviction (via