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Friday, July 29, 2016 at 1:30:55 PM
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 4:34:39 PM
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Trends in residential financing, purchases [Video]
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Monday, May 23, 2016 at 2:55:19 PM
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 12:38:59 PM
A look at residential loans in 2016
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Residential housing market remains resilient [Video]
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Home sales looking strong in 2016
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Monday, March 28, 2016 at 11:27:48 AM
Mortgage rates climb for third consecutive week
Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 11:01:46 AM
Baby boomer housing preferences
Monday, March 14, 2016 at 1:32:11 PM
Mortgage rates primed for spring homebuying season
Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 10:05:41 AM
Credit availability unchanged, but refinancing access improved
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 10:20:46 AM
To welcome spring, here are the best single-family housing markets [Video]
Monday, March 7, 2016 at 11:44:12 AM
Housing market making a steady recovery [Video]
Monday, March 7, 2016 at 11:07:49 AM
For the first time in two months, mortgage rates increase
Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 10:07:48 AM
Top questions to ask about low mortgage rates
Monday, February 22, 2016 at 2:09:22 PM
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Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 11:30:39 AM
Mortgage rates near 2015 lows
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 11:27:24 AM
Foreclosures at lowest level since 2006
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 11:28:02 AM
Far fewer U.S. properties underwater at end of 2015 [Video]
Monday, February 8, 2016 at 1:01:25 PM
January's hottest real estate [Video]
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Mortgage rates lower than expected
Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 10:08:42 AM
Pending home sales on the rise
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 10:27:33 AM
Why early 2016 is a great time for residential financing
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 9:27:07 AM
With mortgage rates down, applications are up
Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 10:26:30 AM
Foreclosures declined in November
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 1:37:40 PM
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Monday, January 11, 2016 at 12:17:19 PM
Mortgage rates start 2016 under 4 percent
Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 1:57:20 PM
Home prices climbing to old peaks
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 11:54:53 AM
The housing market in 2016 [Video]
Monday, January 4, 2016 at 11:43:55 AM
Homebuyer's outlook in 2016
Monday, December 28, 2015 at 10:00:51 AM
Homeowners to benefit in 2016 [Video]
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 2:38:49 PM
In October, home prices in one-third of markets hit new highs [Video]
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 12:37:55 PM
Foreclosure starts fall to lowest level since 2005 [Video]
Monday, December 14, 2015 at 11:24:24 AM
Mortgage rates up slightly
Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 10:28:34 AM
Negative equity rates continued to fall in Q3
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 2:55:20 PM
Big banks not the help to small businesses they once were
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 12:34:39 PM
Housing market in 2016 depends on affordability
Monday, December 7, 2015 at 2:20:15 PM
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Monday, December 7, 2015 at 10:23:57 AM
Mortgage rates continue to fall
Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 10:19:41 AM
Homebuyers may find deals this winter
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 11:44:45 AM
Mortgage rates see little change, but applications grow
Friday, November 20, 2015 at 10:46:28 AM
Purchasing a home not a top priority for renters
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 4:03:04 PM
Confidence in housing market dipped in November
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 1:31:44 PM
Mortgage origination satisfaction up in 2015 [Video]
Monday, November 16, 2015 at 11:41:16 AM
Mortgage affordability isn't dependent on Fed funds rate [Video]
Monday, November 16, 2015 at 10:13:31 AM
Housing sales expected to grow in 2016
Monday, November 16, 2015 at 9:43:41 AM
For second week in a row, mortgage rates climbed
Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 10:30:16 AM
Rate jump has little effect on mortgages
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 12:19:17 PM
Strong jobs report is promising for housing market
Monday, November 9, 2015 at 1:40:26 PM
Mortgage rates jump in response to Fed [Video]
Monday, November 9, 2015 at 10:42:58 AM
Increased availability of mortgage credit in October
Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 3:18:22 PM
Mortgage applications dipped in October
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 2:35:26 PM
Home affordability will improve into 2016
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 10:06:01 AM
Despite Q3 loss, Freddie Mac still growing
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 9:30:59 AM
Homebuilder confidence hits another 10-year high [Video]
Monday, November 2, 2015 at 12:18:42 PM
Millennial homeownership jumps 1 percent [Video]
Monday, November 2, 2015 at 11:09:13 AM
Buying is a better option than renting for millennials
Monday, November 2, 2015 at 10:35:31 AM
Condo appreciation outpacing that of single-family homes
Friday, October 30, 2015 at 11:26:07 AM
Rental prices and home values stay strong
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 12:39:42 PM
Values of Silicon Valley homes race ahead of the average
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 9:59:46 AM
Housing market index improves from September
Monday, October 26, 2015 at 3:59:34 PM
US housing improves from 1 year ago
Monday, October 26, 2015 at 1:03:44 PM
How to take advantage of low rates this winter
Monday, October 26, 2015 at 10:48:50 AM
September keeps home sales on pace for impressive year [Video]
Monday, October 26, 2015 at 9:30:39 AM
Housing market slowly gathering strength
Friday, October 23, 2015 at 11:07:52 AM
With mortgage rates decreasing, loan applications grow
Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 1:28:49 PM
More low down payment options may be on the way
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 9:48:15 AM
Loose lending and low rates great for first-timers [Video]
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 5:34:08 PM
Foreclosures decline sharply year-over-year in August
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 9:18:30 AM
Cash-out refinances on the rise
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 9:10:20 AM
Home affordability affected by location and salary
Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 5:53:58 PM
Mortgage rates remain below 4 percent
Friday, October 9, 2015 at 9:44:41 AM
Mortgage applications surge to highest level in 8 months
Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 9:21:31 AM
Homeowners can relax about mortgage rates
Monday, October 5, 2015 at 9:18:35 AM
New forms help applicants understand their mortgages
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:42:12 PM
Housing starts fall slightly in August
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 9:00:50 AM
Mortgages and homes alike hard to come by
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 10:28:49 AM
Small lenders play an important role in residential financing [Video]
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 9:56:45 AM
Fed decides to keep the interest rate near zero [Video]
Friday, September 18, 2015 at 3:40:00 PM
The best month and day to buy a home [Video]
Monday, September 14, 2015 at 10:16:01 AM
Mortgage rates hold steady as Fed rate decision looms
Friday, September 11, 2015 at 9:00:28 AM
Pending Home Sales Index climbs 0.5 percent [Video]
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 9:31:02 AM
Mortgage access same as it was a year ago
Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 9:36:09 AM
Freddie Mac revises mortgage origination projections upward
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 8:55:42 AM
Pending interest rate hike debate pits left against right [Video]
Monday, August 31, 2015 at 9:39:16 AM
New home sales increase in July
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 10:47:37 PM
Builder confidence hits highest level since November 2005
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 10:14:41 PM
Single-family housing starts hit fastest pace since 2007
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 9:52:51 PM
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 10:19:17 AM
Mortgage application process moving online [Video]
Monday, August 17, 2015 at 7:42:28 PM
Chinese currency devaluation depresses mortgage rates
Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 10:07:18 AM
Bulk of recent mortgage applications were for refinancing
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 3:43:44 PM
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New York tops hottest home construction markets [VIDEO]
Monday, August 10, 2015 at 11:25:54 AM
Millennials want homes, but still have trouble affording them
Friday, August 7, 2015 at 9:57:26 AM
Mortgage applications rose the final week of July
Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 9:26:14 AM
Average cost of closing down year-over-year
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 10:21:50 AM
Lending standards are down and demand is up for mortgages
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 10:21:32 AM
Mortgage rates dip below 4 percent
Monday, August 3, 2015 at 10:43:04 AM
Pending home sales cools slightly in June
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 5:47:02 PM
First time homebuyers can fuel housing market, but they need to understand the process
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 10:05:06 AM
Seattle mayor proposes Sharia law-compliant home loans
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 5:45:26 PM
Multifamily units drive June housing start surge
Monday, July 27, 2015 at 5:25:14 PM
May home prices roughly equal to April 2006
Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 7:34:48 PM
Mortgage rates dip slightly on bad earnings reports
Friday, July 24, 2015 at 3:47:43 PM
MBA: 2015 sees housing market 'shifting into high gear'
Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 2:00:18 PM
Existing?-home sales hit eight-year high in June [Video]
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 2:54:13 PM
Signs point toward a healthy housing market [Video]
Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 7:11:54 PM
Mortgage rates tick up following Greek debt deal
Friday, July 17, 2015 at 5:24:52 PM
Banks' earnings indicate fewer bad loans
Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 12:54:46 PM
Delinquent home-equity loan rates lowest since 2008
Friday, July 10, 2015 at 10:12:31 AM
Mortgage applications near 2-year high
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 9:26:43 PM
Tepid month of hiring leads to doubts about Fed interest rate hike
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 8:54:29 PM
Pending home contracts resemble 2006 levels [Video]
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 2:59:46 PM
Mortgage rates rise to 9-month high
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 10:49:29 AM
Homeowners sought residential financing for large custom homes in 2014
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 10:37:37 AM
Gay marriage ruling could boost the housing market
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 9:05:51 PM
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Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 9:45:44 AM
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Building permits hit eight-year high
Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 10:43:38 AM
Strong homebuilder index good sign for housing market
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 5:34:06 PM
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Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 4:09:40 PM
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Friday, May 29, 2015 at 8:03:55 AM
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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 9:23:15 AM
Homes selling fast, but overall sales depressed
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:54:39 AM
No significant uptick in residential financing rates, says Freddie Mac
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:52:23 AM
RealtyTrac: Loan origination climbs on a yearly basis
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:49:29 AM
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Monday, May 18, 2015 at 9:16:33 AM
Residential financing continues trend of rising rates
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7:38:07 AM
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Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 7:45:45 AM
Residential financing experts: Lending standards could soon ease
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 8:05:15 AM
The most affordable markets for millennials [Video]
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 10:20:55 AM
'Green' home design gains steam in housing market [Video]
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:51:06 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates reach monthly high
Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7:48:57 AM
Home flipping decreases, but remains profitable
Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 7:51:03 AM
NAR: Pending home sales tick up in March
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 8:28:34 AM
Former homeowners boomerang back into the market [Video]
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 11:44:11 AM
Investor share of home sales climbs: RealtyTrac
Friday, May 1, 2015 at 8:09:19 AM
Mortgage rates reverse course on weekly basis
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10:45:04 AM
How to join the ranks of move-up buyers
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 3:40:07 PM
NAR: Home-sales activity increased in March
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 8:24:45 AM
Homebuilders, industry members testify in favor of looser lending standards
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 8:06:11 AM
Residential financing rates hover near yearly lows
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 8:00:11 AM
Overall foreclosure trends positive in early 2015
Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 8:00:30 AM
Data shows growth in housing market
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 8:08:48 AM
Is it cheaper to buy or rent? [Video]
Monday, April 13, 2015 at 7:59:09 AM
Jobs report leads to lower residential financing rates
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 8:06:04 AM
New homes built with energy efficiency in mind
Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 8:05:45 AM
Reports: Home prices more stable in early 2015
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 8:02:56 AM
Which housing markets are dominated by flipped homes? [Video]
Monday, April 6, 2015 at 9:34:10 AM
Residential financing rates hold steady on weekly basis
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 7:46:58 AM
Zillow: Home affordability tied to new construction
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 7:55:13 AM
RealtyTrac: Bedrooms drive up average home price
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 8:09:56 AM
Freddie Mac: Lower rates help maintain home affordability
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 8:06:45 AM
Could new-home sales set tone for 2015?
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:05:40 AM
Despite gains, low supply hampers home sales
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 8:21:47 AM
To refinance or not? Homeowners ponder this important question
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:15:32 AM
RealtyTrac: Foreclosure activity could beat historic lows [VIDEO]
Monday, March 23, 2015 at 8:08:30 AM
Freddie Mac: Spring ushers in lower mortgage rates
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 10:05:23 AM
New housing data highlights hesitant buyers
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:53:53 AM
Are buyers still looking for square footage? [VIDEO]
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 11:29:38 AM
Zillow: Mortgage availability inches closer to pre-bubble levels [VIDEO]
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 11:11:39 AM
NAR: Millennials untapped potential in housing market
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 8:04:54 AM
Strong economic data leads to higher mortgage rates
Friday, March 13, 2015 at 7:58:58 AM
Senate legislation could aid underwater homeowners
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 7:57:35 AM
Trulia: Americans on the hunt for larger homes
Friday, March 6, 2015 at 8:02:03 AM
Residential financing rates reverse upward trend
Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10:07:57 AM
CoreLogic: Home prices climb sharply in January
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 8:04:10 AM
Report: 2015 has potential for strong housing market [VIDEO]
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 11:11:13 AM
Zillow: Starbucks boosts property values in Boston [VIDEO]
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 10:41:12 AM
RealtyTrac: Home flips increasingly rare in housing market
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:22:40 AM
Mortgage rates, applications remain on separate paths
Friday, February 27, 2015 at 7:46:35 AM
NAR: Existing-home sales fall after December gains
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:17:09 AM
Smart tips for homebuyers navigating the winter housing market
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 11:19:17 AM
NAHB: Increase noted for housing affordability
Friday, February 20, 2015 at 7:54:24 AM
Mortgage applications continue upward climb
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 10:36:24 AM
Simple steps to add your style to a new home [VIDEO]
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 8:52:11 AM
Slight mortgage rate increase follows weeks of declines
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 8:02:52 AM
NAHB: 'Boomerang' millennials good for housing market
Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 8:10:13 AM
When is the best time to list a home?
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 8:06:52 AM
Massachusetts home to several cities deemed 'too expensive' [VIDEO]
Monday, February 9, 2015 at 10:11:24 AM
How to choose between new, used homes [VIDEO]
Monday, February 9, 2015 at 9:12:22 AM
Housing market remains strong during the winter
Friday, February 6, 2015 at 8:09:06 AM
No more gains as mortgage rates tick down once again
Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 10:01:50 AM
Foreclosed homeowners could return to market over coming years
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 8:15:29 AM
Residential financing rates buck trend, begin to climb
Monday, February 2, 2015 at 8:38:58 AM
Freddie Mac: ARMs popular options for today's borrowers
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 9:30:32 AM
The 3 steps you must complete before getting a mortgage
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 12:35:27 PM
Panel: Millennials have unique homebuying preferences
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 8:05:48 AM
Homebuyers branch out during search for affordable real estate
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 9:10:21 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates continue to decline
Friday, January 23, 2015 at 8:22:51 AM
New housing construction surges at end of 2014
Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 8:05:06 AM
Freddie Mac: Low rates could lead to flurry of housing activity
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 8:04:54 AM
Foreclosures experience significant decline on yearly basis [VIDEO BLOG]
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 10:25:17 AM
Experts, homebuyers more confident about US housing market [VIDEO BLOG]
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 9:51:51 AM
Mortgage rate declines remain constant in 2015
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 10:25:41 AM
NAR: Existing-home sales indicate stronger 2015 housing market [VIDEO]
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 10:06:18 AM
Start of 2015 brings new lows for residential financing rates
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:14:36 AM
CoreLogic: Yearly increase noted for national home prices
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 8:50:05 AM
How to prepare before jumping into homeownership [VIDEO]
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 9:54:18 AM
RealtyTrac: Median sales price climbs on yearly basis
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 7:55:50 AM
Census Bureau: November new-home sales decline on monthly basis [VIDEO]
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 11:42:06 AM
Realtor.com: Forecast strong for 2015 housing market [VIDEO]
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 10:44:10 AM
Residential financing rates remain low as 2014 comes to a close
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 7:57:51 AM
How to successfully navigate a crowded real estate market
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 10:32:01 AM
Zillow: US home values finish year on good note
Friday, December 19, 2014 at 8:31:08 AM
Residential financing applications decline despite new low for rates
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 10:22:29 AM
RealtyTrac: Foreclosure activity down on monthly basis
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 8:01:08 AM
High-end real estate takes charge of the housing market
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 8:03:19 AM
Fannie Mae: Optimism about housing market recovery in 2015 [VIDEO]
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 12:14:04 PM
Realtors descend on Capitol Hill to vouch for first-time buyers [VIDEO]
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 12:10:33 PM
Residential financing rates reverse course on weekly basis
Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 10:16:02 AM
Zillow: Buying now more affordable than renting
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 9:02:34 AM
RealtyTrac: Housing market affordability shifts across country
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 8:27:52 AM
Residential financing rates continue weekly declines
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 9:04:02 AM
Self-employed borrowers face uphill battle
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 8:54:00 AM
NAR: Pending home sales improve on yearly basis
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 9:31:09 AM
Millennials could soon flood the homebuying market
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 9:20:46 AM
Freddie Mac: Thanksgiving marked by low residential financing rates
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:41:29 AM
RealtyTrac: US home prices climb on yearly basis
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 8:06:50 AM
A proactive approach can help homeowners balance mortgage expenses
Monday, November 24, 2014 at 8:33:24 AM
Redfin: New homebuyers don't bite on low rates
Monday, November 24, 2014 at 8:19:49 AM
RealtyTrac: Less home flipping activity across country
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 8:02:38 AM
Report: Credit default rates remain below year-ago levels
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 8:12:59 AM
Freddie Mac: Homebuyers' future is bright
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 8:21:16 AM
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates hold steady in November
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 10:36:46 AM
Will more homeowners look to refinance?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 8:31:51 AM
Realtors: Demographics still crucial for housing market
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:55:50 AM
Fannie Mae: Sellers' confidence surges across country
Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:05:48 AM
Housing market recovery slow, but improving
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 8:46:17 AM
Residential financing applications, rates head in opposite directions
Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 10:02:21 AM
NAR: First-time homebuyers continue to decline
Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8:53:49 AM
Credit standards spur debate among residential financing experts
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 9:14:03 AM
Analysts: Mixed signals coming from housing market
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 9:00:23 AM
Optimism rises for residential construction
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 9:05:26 AM
Potential homeowners team up to sit out housing recovery
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 9:00:18 AM
Expert: Fed changes could upset balance
Friday, October 31, 2014 at 9:17:45 AM
Zombie foreclosures still plague select areas
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 10:50:02 AM
Following weeks of decline, mortgage rates reverse course
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 10:21:41 AM
New or existing? How to tell which home is right for you
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 10:43:39 AM
Growth rate slows for home sales, prices
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 8:29:05 AM
New home sales hit slight roadblock
Monday, October 27, 2014 at 9:47:19 AM
Another week, another decrease for residential financing rates
Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 10:57:55 AM
Refinance activity jumps due to lower rates
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:16:28 AM
As rates dip, will refinance activity begin to climb?
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 8:39:21 AM
NAHB: Builder confidence experiences slip dip in October
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 8:37:58 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates reach yearly lows
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 10:15:39 AM
Study: Effects of mortgage crisis still felt by younger, older generations
Friday, October 10, 2014 at 9:37:17 AM
Yearly lows back in sight for residential financing rates
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10:09:43 AM
Living alone can be accomplished in certain markets
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 9:34:53 AM
Real estate professionals optimistic about housing market
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 9:36:17 AM
Fewer delinquent mortgages reported in September
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:00:53 AM
Home prices continue yearly climb
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 9:45:11 AM
CoreLogic: Completed foreclosures increase on monthly basis
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 9:13:55 AM
MBA: Residential financing availability holds steady this fall
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 9:07:06 AM
Residential financing rates remain stable despite mixed housing reports
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 10:14:40 AM
Trulia: Don't fear bubble, home prices undervalued
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 9:52:11 AM
RealtyTrac: Expensive properties more popular in August
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 8:06:46 AM
US homebuying trends strong in August
Friday, September 26, 2014 at 9:03:55 AM
Residential financing rates, applications slide in recent reports
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 10:05:39 AM
Confidence in housing market starts to climb
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 8:57:08 AM
How to balance homeownership expenses, before and after purchase
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 12:05:54 PM
Jobs, costs motivate homebuyers in today's market
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 8:04:06 AM
Residential financing rates experience weekly surge
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 8:07:11 AM
New remodeling trends take hold among homeowners
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:25:45 AM
Experts: Problems remain for residential financing standards
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 9:53:50 AM
Study: Waterfront homes much pricier than traditional homes
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 9:17:20 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates remain low
Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10:09:15 AM
New legislation could impact housing market, economy
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 10:10:49 AM
Slow home price growth continues in housing market
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:13:17 AM
American's attitude flounders in relation to housing market
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 9:51:49 AM
Trulia: More people moving shorter distances, interested in suburbs
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 11:07:44 AM
RealtyTrac: Recent grads can still find affordable homes
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 9:48:26 AM
Freddie Mac: Little change for fixed-rate mortgages
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10:20:37 AM
Autumn could be best time of year for housing market
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 9:57:42 AM
As new construction rises, homebuyers will soon have more options
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 10:14:34 AM
Home price growth begins to slow down
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 10:03:02 AM
Residential financing rates maintain yearly lows
Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 10:24:20 AM
Residential financing impacts housing market growth, sentiment
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 3:23:20 PM
Improvements reported across the board for US housing market
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 8:57:25 AM
Home flipping sees drop in popularity across country
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 9:08:36 AM
Zillow: Negative equity in the way of stronger housing market
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 8:57:35 AM
Residential financing rates close in on yearly lows
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10:12:55 AM
Report: Late mortgage payments more rare
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 9:03:51 AM
Builder confidence, residential construction surge as summer winds down
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 9:17:20 AM
RealtyTrac: Foreclosure activity experiences year-over-year decline
Friday, August 15, 2014 at 8:00:10 AM
Freddie Mac: Another decrease noted for fixed-rate mortgages
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 1:38:20 PM
Housing recovery slows as consumer sentiment dips
Friday, August 8, 2014 at 9:35:42 AM
Freddie Mac: Slight uptick for fixed-rate mortgages
Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:06:49 AM
National foreclosure inventory ticks down
Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:16:52 AM
Growth reported in individual housing markets
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 9:39:51 AM
Homeownership rate declined, but positives remain in market
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 9:26:06 AM
NAHB: Subtle changes to price can impact homeownership rates
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 7:58:27 AM
Study: Downsizing popular option to minimize housing costs
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 10:01:01 AM
Millennial buying habits impact housing market
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 10:22:18 AM
Residential financing rates hold steady near yearly lows
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 10:09:02 AM
Residential financing demand, home prices climb across country
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8:13:50 AM
Pending home sales slip, but conditions expected to improve
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7:41:55 AM
Homebuyer affordability remains high as residential financing interest climbs
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 10:26:16 AM
Positive economic trends emerge in the housing market
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 9:57:08 AM
Moderate home price gains could be good news for buyers
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 9:51:04 AM
US still in midst of real estate recovery
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 9:47:26 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates drop on weekly basis
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:08:58 AM
Millennials have homebuying options across country
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 9:21:42 AM
National home prices continue to surge
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 9:20:21 AM
Labor market responsible for slight uptick in mortgage rates
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 10:06:08 AM
US labor market improves, could provide housing boost
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 10:27:05 AM
CoreLogic: Completed foreclosures part of downward trend
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 10:10:43 AM
Residential financing rates remain affordable for nation's homebuyers
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 10:22:33 AM
Construction spending improves on yearly basis
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 9:58:30 AM
Pending home sales, prices climb in May
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 10:05:17 AM
Residential financing rates maintain downward trajectory
Friday, June 27, 2014 at 7:26:15 AM
Number of homes for sale finally starts to climb
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 9:06:15 AM
Fewer foreclosures, first-time homebuyers critical to housing market success
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 2:05:14 PM
Home prices, sales start to climb in May
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 8:58:05 AM
Zillow: Buyer preferences lean toward suburbs
Friday, June 20, 2014 at 8:10:48 AM
Residential financing rates, applications tick down once more
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 10:01:18 AM
Positive trends emerge for residential construction, builder confidence
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 9:02:54 AM
Despite number of listings, demand for homes slips
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 8:47:58 AM
Residential financing rates reverse trend, continue to climb
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 10:02:25 AM
Improved conditions lead to fewer foreclosure starts
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 9:35:37 AM
US homebuyers keep watchful eye on economy
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 9:22:20 AM
CoreLogic: More borrowers return to positive equity
Friday, June 6, 2014 at 9:33:36 AM
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates remain low
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 10:01:00 AM
Finances get in the way of homebuying activity
Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 9:45:02 AM
CoreLogic: Home prices climb on yearly basis
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:03:07 AM
Construction activity remains strong in April
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 10:09:28 AM
Residential financing rates continue week-over-week decline
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 11:07:40 AM
Foreclosure, short sales begin to wane across country
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 8:56:45 AM
Home sales begin to rise across country
Friday, May 23, 2014 at 11:40:14 AM
Residential financing rates continue downward trend
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 10:53:46 AM
Housing market turns corner as temperatures rise
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 9:42:44 AM
Zillow: Negative equity continues to decline across US
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 10:54:19 AM
Foreclosure activity slips across US in April
Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6:48:02 AM
Residential financing rates stay down for US homebuyers
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:07:13 AM
US home prices estimated to rise in 2014
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 10:47:17 AM
Residential financing rates reach recent low in 2014
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6:35:34 AM
RealtyTrac: Institutional investor activity declines across country
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:18:59 AM
Homebuyers prefer new properties over used
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 10:08:36 AM
Home prices continue to rise amid housing market concerns
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:22:30 AM
New trends have changed the homebuying process
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:16:57 AM
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates dip again
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 9:45:39 AM
US foreclosure inventory continues to decline
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 9:19:36 AM
Zillow: Buying better decision after two years
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9:12:00 AM
Redfin: Love for real estate agents depends on generation
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 9:42:50 AM
Residential financing rates swing up toward end of April
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 8:25:06 AM
Nearly half of all homeowners able to sell their properties
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:19:09 AM
Few changes reported for home sales figures across country
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:25:32 AM
Continued residential financing improvement expected across country
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:46:45 AM
Residential financing rates decline while interest rises
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 8:56:41 AM
Number of underwater homeowners continues to decline
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 8:53:44 AM
Moderate housing market growth reported this spring
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 9:09:19 AM
Homeowners' property taxes vary across the US
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 9:11:02 AM
Vacation home sales increase, while foreclosures, investor activity struggle
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 8:51:57 AM
US housing markets surge amid stronger job growth
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 11:01:39 AM
Positive residential financing trends appear across US
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 10:25:26 AM
Job growth, stronger economy help housing markets boom
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 9:21:13 AM
Borrowers have easier time acquiring residential financing
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 8:47:48 AM
Positive signs emerge for US housing market
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:18:36 AM
US foreclosure rate declines year-over-year
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 9:28:04 AM
Zillow: US home affordability takes a hit
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:50:39 AM
Residential financing rates hold steady week-over-week
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 10:08:16 AM
First-time homebuyers encounter fewer real estate problems
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:58:20 AM
Housing market gains momentum as weather warms
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:29:13 AM
US residential sales volume slows in February
Friday, March 28, 2014 at 9:09:17 AM
New housing data causes mortgage rates to climb
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 2:09:38 PM
US home prices remain stable, avoid bubble
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:42:15 AM
Foreclosure inventory decreases as housing market gains momentum
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 8:43:10 AM
NAR: Existing-home sales stumble in February
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 9:25:55 AM
Residential financing rates nudge down week-over-week
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 9:15:01 AM
East Coast housing market offers favorable buyer conditions
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 9:13:30 AM
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac replacement could hinder housing recovery
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:19:45 AM
Residential construction, confidence tick up across country
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:01:47 AM
Builder confidence hampered by growing economic concerns
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 1:24:35 PM
Housing market could see influx of first-time buyers
Friday, March 14, 2014 at 8:46:21 AM
Light economic reports lead to higher residential financing rates
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 10:16:47 AM
Borrowers find easier time acquiring residential financing
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 9:06:30 AM
Housing recovery won't stumble due to waning consumer sentiment
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 10:06:37 AM
NAHB: Many housing markets return to normal levels
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 8:56:18 AM
Housing, economic data cause residential financing rates to drop
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 9:51:09 AM
CoreLogic: Homeowners continue to move above water
Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 9:26:17 AM
Is it more affordable to buy or rent a home?
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 9:11:44 AM
Home prices see significant year-over-year increase
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:56:36 AM
Winter still has grip on pending home sales, housing market
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7:38:02 AM
Negative equity rate continues recent decline, fewer homeowners underwater
Friday, February 28, 2014 at 8:26:56 AM
New week brings continued rise in mortgage rates
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:09:43 AM
Home sales rise, buyers interested in residential financing may encounter competing bids
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:02:25 AM
January home sales decline, but changes may be seasonal
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 9:26:45 AM
Residential financing rates experience small uptick, Freddie Mac says
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 8:41:48 AM
Despite costs, buyers' market could be around the corner
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 9:28:10 AM
Weather may not be to blame for slow housing market
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 9:23:50 AM
Foreclosure activity highlights problems in U.S. housing market
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 9:45:55 AM
Residential financing rates hold steady, while applications drop
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 10:06:07 AM
Lack of investors could provide boost for homebuyers
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 9:39:19 AM
Consumers take encouraging view of U.S. mortgage market
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 9:37:42 AM
Positive trends mark U.S. housing market
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 9:43:38 AM
Home prices tick up on year-over-year basis
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 10:22:43 AM
Mortgage rates, applications head in opposite directions
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 10:09:58 AM
Home flipping makes a comeback among younger demographic
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 9:12:45 AM
Yellen sworn in as new Fed Chair
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:30:40 AM
As residential financing rates climb, proper planning critical for affordable homeownership
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10:23:34 AM
Delinquent mortgages continue years of improvement
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10:03:38 AM
Winter weather may have caused drop in pending home sales
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 9:41:47 AM
Residential financing rates, applications tick lower once more
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:52:21 AM
Completed foreclosures, inventory drop in 2013
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 8:42:32 AM
New residential sales tick up year-over-year
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 8:27:57 AM
Existing-homes, positive factors good news for real estate
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 9:41:10 AM
Home values expected to fluctuate on local, national scale
Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 9:17:49 AM
Housing expected to be positive for U.S. economy
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 9:24:19 AM
Housing production returns to normal trends
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 8:42:07 AM
Home prices reverse trend after months of decline
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 9:20:40 AM
Mortgage applications increase, rates could soon rise
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 9:57:12 AM
CoreLogic: Foreclosure inventory on the way down
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 9:31:53 AM
Little change seen for mortgage rates, although increase expected
Friday, January 10, 2014 at 10:10:57 AM
Number of underwater homeowners on the way down
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 10:26:47 AM
What to know about refinancing a mortgage
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 10:03:00 AM
Positive growth seen from U.S. housing market
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 9:51:18 AM
Housing market sees price gains, though growth expected to moderate
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 9:40:43 AM
Real estate agents' confidence slips, but now is still good time to buy
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 10:01:00 AM
Real estate sells fast across U.S.
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 10:35:33 AM
Are adjustable-rate mortgages worth it?
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 10:25:09 AM
Start of 2014 sees an increase in mortgage rates
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:24:45 AM
Analysts: 2014 could be good year for builders, housing market
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:13:54 AM
November data shows strong U.S. new home sales
Monday, December 30, 2013 at 9:18:51 AM
Home sales slow down, price gains expected to taper
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:40:28 AM
Loan delinquencies down on yearly basis
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:22:49 AM
Housing market remains strong despite seasonal changes
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 9:47:36 AM
Fed tapering begins, interest rates increase slightly
Friday, December 20, 2013 at 9:36:03 AM
Existing-home sales decline, but positive trends emerge
Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 10:01:02 AM
CoreLogic: More homeowners leave negative equity behind
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:48:15 AM
Homebuyers more confident about U.S. housing market
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:57:29 AM
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates hold steady on weekly basis
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 9:52:47 AM
Repeat buyers could take hold of housing market
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 10:03:44 AM
Housing market improves overall, although recovery still fragile
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:51:49 AM
Report: Surprising number of homebuyers left this winter
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 9:50:25 AM
Stronger economy good for the housing market
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 10:31:51 AM
Positive economic data drives up mortgage rates
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 10:16:41 AM
New housing market trends may appear in 2014
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 9:59:42 AM
Residential financing can help buyers find homes in ideal neighborhoods
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 1:35:09 PM
Residential financing can help homebuyers find the right property for them.
CoreLogic: Home prices increased slightly in October
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 10:24:34 AM
Residential home sales receive boost in October
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 10:03:21 AM
Mortgage rates edge up amid uncertain housing data
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 10:15:28 AM
Residential sales, building permits increase in October
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 9:14:34 AM
Pending home sales dip, but outlook positive
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 8:55:47 AM
Freddie Mac: New economic data results in mortgage rate dip
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 10:17:03 AM
Affordability still present in housing market
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9:54:58 AM
Builder sentiment stable, growth expected for 2014
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:31:35 AM
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates continue to tick up
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:25:46 AM
October residential financing credit on the rise
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 11:03:47 AM
NAR: Several issues affect real estate
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 11:31:02 AM
Homebuying demand, housing recovery show strong signs
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 10:58:36 AM
Mortgage delinquencies decline, while rates tick higher
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 11:03:50 AM
Metros report high home price growth
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:04:07 AM
Federal Reserve changes on hold for now
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 11:15:58 AM
Home, asking prices rise on a yearly basis
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:50:56 AM
Annual foreclosure decline good news for real estate
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:09:16 AM
Mortgage rates, applications headed in different directions
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:31:54 AM
Homebuying demand dips, opportunities remain for affordable residential financing
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:26:36 AM
As homebuying demand drops in the fall, opportunities for buyers could be on the way up
Affordable homes still exist, says Shiller
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 2:54:50 PM
Housing markets nationwide lead strong recovery
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 9:57:26 AM
S&P/Case-Shiller: Home prices on the rise
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 9:53:36 AM
Some buyers look toward adjustable-rate mortgages
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10:05:27 AM
Lack of Fed changes lead mortgage rates to fall further down
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 10:39:33 AM
Mortgage rates decline to lows not seen since the summer.
Competition for home purchases drops again in September
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 10:17:44 AM
Buyer competition declined in September as bidding wars became less common.
Existing-home sales decline across the U.S.
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 10:30:37 AM
Existing-home sales declined recently amid the changing conditions of the housing market
Housing market forecast steady despite shutdown
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 10:36:51 AM
Housing market outlook remained steady despite fiscal debate in Washington, D.C.
Mortgage rates rose during government shutdown
Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 10:10:02 AM
The government shutdown appeared to influence recent mortgage rate trends
Fed stimulus may continue amid shutdown
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 11:44:38 AM
Fed changes will have to wait on government shutdown
Housing market changes may be unrelated to shutdown
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:39:12 AM
The government shutdown may not be to blame for upcoming housing market figures
Middle-class homebuyers find affordable markets across the country
Friday, October 11, 2013 at 10:24:13 AM
Some markets in the U.S. more affordable for middle-class buyers
Foreclosure activity down yearly, continues strong decline
Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 10:52:02 AM
Foreclosures decline yearly, while mortgage rates hold steady
City life gaining popularity among a younger generation
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 11:06:18 AM
Cities gain popularity among young adults, some move away from suburban areas
Foreclosure inventory drops, housing market heads toward normal
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 10:51:18 AM
Fewer foreclosures are a positive for the housing market
Vampire, zombie properties on rise nationwide
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 11:26:04 AM
Zombie foreclosures and vampire REOs may hurt housing growth
Refinancing less popular amid higher rates
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 11:00:57 AM
Higher mortgage rates may contribute to less refinancing activity
Freddie Mac: Residential financing rates drop again
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 12:45:36 PM
Mortgage rates drop lower again, but government shutdown may change the trend
Ahead of shutdown, mortgage activity drops slightly
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10:30:12 AM
Home prices expected to decrease, despite yearly gains
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:03:35 AM
Home prices show yearly gain, but rate declines on a monthly basis
Housing sector shifts from seller's market toward buyers
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:55:11 AM
Housing market shifts from seller's market toward a buyer's one, as many feel that prices will rise
Mortgage rates drop to recent low
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:29:01 AM
Lower mortgage rates and greater borrower interest are positives for the housing market
Consumer confidence, housing market show improvement
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 12:31:25 PM
Consumer confidence and the housing market have shown improvements recently
More buyers enter housing market, aided by affordable residential financing
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 1:35:16 PM
As existing-home sales rise, buyers should be prepared before heading into the housing market
Home prices up, buyer demand shifting
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 11:22:38 AM
Home prices increased, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices
Positive signs for housing market, economy
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 11:10:09 AM
Home prices and lower unemployment helps economy, housing market
Federal Reserve decision impacts residential financing
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:26:52 AM
Fed decision directly impacts residential financing, housing market
Residential financing more affordable as rates drop
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13:21 AM
Mortgage rates dropped on a weekly basis, as the Fed holds off changes
Builder confidence remains positive, but rates may impact future sentiment
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 11:22:16 AM
NAHB reported home builder confidence remained level in September
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac reform gains momentum
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 12:04:31 PM
Reform talks regarding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are gaining popularity
Greater equity means increase in trade-up homebuyers
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 11:33:10 AM
Lower foreclosures and greater equity means a return of trade-up homebuyers
Mortgage rates remain level, applications dip lower
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 12:30:37 PM
Mortgage applications dropped, while rates didn't increase on a weekly basis
Investor activity down, more chances for first-time homebuyers
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 2:04:36 PM
With potentially dwindling investor activity, first-time homebuyers may return to the market
Number of homeowners in positive equity increased over Q2
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:57:35 PM
More homeowners are returning to positive equity, good sign for housing market
Consumers eye housing market, residential financing conditions
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 12:13:17 PM
Consumers are closely invested in housing market conditions
Construction activity not yet rising alongside home prices
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 12:27:58 PM
Rising home prices not yet affecting construction activity, as number of buildable lots down
Survey: buyer sentiment shifting along with housing market
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 12:12:20 PM
Changing conditions has buyers approaching the housing market in new ways
Mortgage applications up, more people interested in residential financing
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 12:10:21 PM
Mortgage applications increased recently, in conjunction with dropping rates
Construction, manufacturing increasing at rapid rate
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 12:18:19 PM
Construction spending was up for July, bolstered by strong demand from the housing market
Foreclosure rate down in July, less homeowners underwater
Friday, August 30, 2013 at 8:59:21 AM
As both the negative equity and foreclosure rate drop, homeowners are seeing a stronger housing market
Pending home sales up year-over-year, despite monthly drop
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 10:44:05 AM
Pending home sales down from June, still up year-over-year
Residential financing may help homebuyers in today's housing market
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 1:19:04 PM
With fluctuating inventories and home prices, residential financing may be a solution for many homebuyers
Home prices still rising, although at reduced rate
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 12:49:55 PM
U.S. home prices increased, although the rate has slowed slightly on a month-over-month basis
U.S. housing market recovery strong in New York, Florida
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 12:05:32 PM
New York, California and Florida among best markets for real estate recovery
Housing market continuing strong growth on annual basis
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 1:03:53 PM
House prices and new home sales rose on a yearly basis, according to recent reports
Existing-home sales, market strong ahead of potential Fed tapering
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 11:04:06 AM
Existing-home sales were up in July ahead of expected Fed announcements
Reduction in bidding wars signals stabilizing housing sector
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 2:03:32 PM
Bidding wars are slowing down, according to recent data from Redfin
Mortgage rates steady, potential regulation changes may be close
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:28:14 AM
Mortgage rates held steady while potential regulation changes may help banks and borrowers
Builder confidence up in August amid increased buyer demand
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 12:06:57 PM
Builder confidence increased in August, along with buyer demand
Housing inventory increased in July, good sign for market
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:12:02 AM
Housing inventory increased on a month-over-month basis
Adults living with parents affecting the housing market
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 11:25:38 AM
A recent survey of more than 2,000 Americans has come to an interesting conclusion - few people agree about the proper length of time adults should live with their parents after graduating from college.
Home values continue to rise, sign of housing recovery
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 12:06:17 PM
Mortgage applications on the rise in recent weeks
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 1:18:33 PM
Boomerang buyers back, good sign for housing market
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 4:00:29 PM
Real estate slowed slightly in June, still selling fast overall
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 2:37:50 PM
Consumer confidence, mortgage rates rise, economy helps home buyers
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 10:42:59 AM
U.S. economic growth for Q2, consumer spending up
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 9:59:12 AM
Pending home sales drop, mortgage rates may have effect
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 10:43:28 AM
Government looking for new ways to support residential financing
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:23:55 PM
PATH Act might help more homebuyers with residential financing
Buyer confidence up despite fluctuating home statistics
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 12:30:26 PM
More people are bullish about the economy than in recent memory, amid rising stocks, a strengthening housing sector and confidence about residential financing.
Residential financing is made easier with HLIB
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:28:03 AM
Now is still a good time to purchase a home with options from Home Loan Investment Bank.
Mortgage rates reverse, won't hurt buyers overall
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:48:02 AM
Mortgage rates slide, back down slightly
Housing starts down in June, no need to worry for potential home buyers
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 1:59:03 PM
Housing starts and building permits are down, but that isn't a bad sign overall
Housing market leveling out, steadier times expected
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 11:40:08 AM
June numbers illustrate a steadier housing market
Many housing markets in U.S. improving
Monday, July 8, 2013 at 4:25:10 PM
Housing markets across the U.S. are growing, according to the NAHB.
New website provides added insight for homeowners
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 9:55:48 AM
A new data service called Housefax.com recently began offering detailed property records covering a variety of home topics.
Home finance write-offs hit new lows
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 9:05:13 AM
Home finance write-offs have reached a five-year low.
Housing prices, sales, optimistic for home buyers
Friday, June 28, 2013 at 9:23:47 AM
Rising housing prices may begin to level out, a reflection of the quality housing market.
Mortgage rates on the rise, reach two-year high
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:26:39 AM
Mortgage rates are rising rapidly and are approaching recent highs.
Housing Finance Reform Bill introduced in Senate
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 9:45:48 AM
A bipartisan bill regarding housing reform was introduced by eight senators on Tuesday, June 25.
The return of the housing market in the U.S.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 9:20:11 AM
With an increase in property, prices, and residential financing, home sales are increasing with no signs of slowing down just yet.
An increase in mortgage rates shouldn't affect home buyers
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 3:27:08 PM
Changes within the Federal Reserve are coming soon, and they may result in an increase to mortgage rates.
U.S. housing market continues to get stronger
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 9:26:03 AM
The U.S. housing market has continued its positive growth for 2013, with an increase in housing prices and builder confidence behind the trend.
As housing prices rise, home buyers can benefit by taking advantage of HLIB's varied offerings
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 9:57:39 AM
Residential lending applications slip slightly in mid-June
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 9:33:15 AM
Mortgage rates improve for sixth straight week in June
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 12:31:25 PM
Mortgage applications figures improve in early June
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 8:11:31 PM
How property appraisals can positively affect residential financing
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 3:54:44 PM
Rising mortgage rates yield fewer loan applications
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:04:01 AM
Housing prices increase nationwide in April
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 1:17:11 PM
Repeated mortgage rate increases signify strengthening economy
Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:59:01 AM
Case-Shiller: First quarter sees significant gains in nationwide home prices
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 11:42:45 AM
Increased mortgage rates yield fewer applications
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 11:17:15 AM
Refinancing with HLIB can help consumers meet their financial goals
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 10:43:53 AM
Rising home prices, sales observed in April
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 3:41:38 PM
Mortgage rate averages exhibit increases for second consecutive week
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 11:36:54 AM
Mortgage applications drop significantly mid-May
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10:40:42 AM
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rate averages tick up in early May
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:40:27 PM
May sees mortgage applications jump considerably
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 12:43:36 PM
Consumers report heightened confidence in finances, housing markets nationwide improve
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 3:54:29 PM
Mortgage rates fall further at end of April
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 2:15:17 PM
Mortgage application figures move up for fourth consecutive week
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 3:22:42 PM
Mortgage rates trend lower for fourth consecutive week
Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 12:22:46 PM
Substantial rise in new-home sales seen during March
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 3:56:10 PM
Properly approaching a home purchase can save consumers money, time
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 9:01:03 AM
Mortgage rate averages move down for third straight week
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 1:35:57 PM
Mortgage application figures see mid-month rise in April
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 1:22:27 PM
Median home prices tick up, inventories down nationwide
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 3:44:04 PM
Mortgage rates move down for second straight week
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 1:07:42 PM
Mortgage applications see sizable rise in early-April
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 5:11:48 PM
Consumers report heightened confidence in homeownership
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:25:48 PM
Mortgage applications decrease nationwide during end of March
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 3:39:27 PM
Economic improvement sees recent rise in mortgage rates
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 3:17:23 PM
Lowered mortgage rates see increase in applications
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:09:04 AM
Rising housing prices see emphasis on location, condition, residential financing
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 12:19:03 PM
Mortgage rates see more declines in March
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 3:56:42 PM
Mortgage borrowers regain positive equity, housing starts increase
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 6:04:21 PM
National home prices, sales numbers rise in February
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 3:14:05 PM
Economic improvement sees recent rise in mortgage rates
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 3:23:42 PM
Accounting for the total cost of homeownership
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:55:20 PM
Price, location influences American homebuyers' decisions
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 3:50:22 PM
Pitfalls of homebuying consumers should try and avoid
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 3:34:28 PM
Sales of new and existing-homes see increases in January
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 5:55:04 PM
Foreclosure rates drop nationwide in January
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2:56:35 PM
Consumers need to consider entire scope of expenses when applying for a mortgage
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:41:55 AM
U.S. citizens report optimistic outlooks for national housing market
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 2:37:52 PM
Steady mortgage rates may illustrate sustained housing market growth
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 4:33:02 PM
Mortgage rates stay flat last week, consumer confidence rises
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 4:25:46 PM
Conditions for potential homebuyers ages 55 and older improve
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:20:21 PM
Mortgage rates continue to hover at low levels, unemployment drops
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 4:44:37 PM
American consumers were again afforded prime residential financing opportunities last week, as mortgages rates again stayed at affordable levels.
Consumers may pursue home loans more fervently due to economic gains
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 3:27:19 PM
Personal incomes surge in December
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:31:13 PM
Improved job market may yield jump in homebuying in 2013
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:39:37 PM
When it comes to purchasing a home, a consumer's financial stability is of the utmost importance.
Americans confident in housing market's future
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 4:15:15 PM
It's difficult to predict the future, but for a group of respondents in a recent Redfin survey, the majority of Americans are optimistic about the housing market in the coming months.
December foreclosures decline, mortgage delinquency on the rise
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:37:46 PM
Although fewer households entered the foreclosure process at the end of 2012, there was a slight increase in the number of borrowers who fell behind on their mortgage payments.
Last-minute fiscal cliff agreement could spur additional mortgage activity
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 2:10:38 PM
The national housing market and economy are closely tied together.
QE3 could last until 2014
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:32:06 PM
In an effort to hold mortgage rates near current levels, the Federal Reserve announced to implementation of QE3 at the end of last year.
Real estate gains indicate recovery is well underway
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 3:09:19 PM
Immediately following the housing market collapse, the entire real estate industry was left in shambles.
As home prices bump up, so has mortgage borrower activity
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 3:52:47 PM
Although the cost of purchasing property increased significantly last year, this hasn't held consumers back from seeking residential financing in the new year.
Home prices finish 2012 on strong note
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 3:31:34 PM
A surge in home prices toward the end of 2012 could help grow the national property inventory in the new year.
Economic gains spur additional real estate activity
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 3:11:11 PM
ARM borrowers could face increased scrutiny from lenders
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 4:29:14 PM
In an effort to make the mortgage industry safer for consumers, one government agency recently implemented new rules requiring lenders to ensure borrowers have the ability to meet the financial requirements of a home loan.
CFPB issues new safe lending rules
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 5:02:54 PM
Leading up to the housing market collapse, numerous borrowers took on mortgages they couldn't realistically afford.
Mortgage rates hover near record lows to start 2013
Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 5:00:57 PM
As the job market continues to gain momentum, mortgage rates remained neared all-time lows in the week ending January 10.
Home price, mortgage rate increases expected in 2013
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 3:50:05 PM
The housing market gained considerable momentum in 2012, and this trend of growth is expected well into the near year.
Shadow inventory a diminishing threat to housing market recovery, report says
Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 4:19:33 PM
The housing market improved significantly last year, but the nation's shadow inventory, which includes properties in some stage of the foreclosure crisis, could still be an obstacle.
Millions of borrowers may have missed foreclosure review
Monday, December 31, 2012 at 4:30:41 PM
In the wake of the housing market collapse, when it became apparent that millions of homeowners may have been wrongfully foreclosed upon, a review system was established among numerous mortgage lenders, servicers and government agencies.
New-home sales surge despite drop in consumer confidence
Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 4:36:07 PM
Property values appreciated significantly so far this year and have led many consumers to make the transition to homeownership in November.
Property values rise in October, momentum could carry into 2013
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 5:13:19 PM
Home prices appreciated significantly so far this year, and they continued this upward trend in October.
More local housing markets report gains in November
Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 4:50:05 PM
The number of improving housing markets grew significantly in November to 125.
Fewer foreclosures reported in October
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 4:47:20 PM
In the wake of the housing market collapse, a foreclosure wave swept through much of the country, resulting in millions of repossessions.
Despite high affordability, mortgage activity experiences mid-December drop
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 4:45:45 PM
Homebuying and mortgage refinancing activity has remained elevated as the end of the year approaches.
Housing construction approaches end of year on positive note
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 4:44:53 PM
Following the housing market collapse, property values decline more than 30 percent in some areas, which made homeowners unwilling to sell.
Job market improvement spurs lower mortgage rates
Friday, December 14, 2012 at 4:55:10 PM
In the wake of a number of positive economic reports, fixed mortgage rates continued to hover near all-time lows in the week ending December 13.
Mortgage delinquency decline expected in 2013
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 4:53:53 PM
Following the end of the recession, consumers worked to improve the way they handle debt.
Americans more confident in housing market, mortgage industry
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 5:40:14 PM
The housing market and mortgage industry gained considerable momentum so far this year, and this trend of improvement is expected to continue in 2013.
Foreclosure activity declines in third quarter
Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 9:51:46 AM
Foreclosure activity improved in the third quarter on an annual basis, but the rate of home repossessions surged from the previous three-month period.
Fewer foreclosures reported in October
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 4:53:51 PM
In the wake of the housing market collapse, a foreclosure wave swept across the nation, resulting in plummeting property values a numerous repossessions.
Housing affordability near all-time high in 2012
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 3:57:35 PM
The pairing of weak home prices and mortgage rates hovering near all-time lows has made the prospect of buying property very affordable for consumers this year.
The housing market's slow return to 'normal'
Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 4:43:19 PM
The housing market gained notable momentum so far this year after struggling to find its footing following the real estate bubble bust.
Suburban housing trends across America
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 5:02:02 PM
Suburban communities traditionally appeal to a very distinct ground of homeowners.
More builders break ground in October
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:35:42 PM
A thinning property inventory left prospective buyers with limited options so far this year, but homebuilders recognized this development and continued to fill the void in October.
Homeownership still very affordable in third quarter
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 4:26:06 PM
Although property values increased significantly so far this year, housing affordability is still very high throughout much of the country.
Freddie Mac: Future of housing appears bright
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:30:37 PM
The housing market gained considerable momentum so far this year, and rising property values and sales rates could continue in the future.
Married couples may find it easier to obtain mortgages, report says
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 5:27:35 PM
Marriage comes with a number of social and economic perks. One of which is that it may be easier to qualify for residential financing.
Rising home prices, building activity could yield additional homebuying as 2012 winds down
Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 5:00:49 PM
Home prices in metropolitan areas throughout the country increased significantly so far this year.
Homebuyer credit scores on the rise
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 9:54:49 AM
When it comes to buying a home, your credit score is very important.
Suburban housing trends across America
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 12:16:04 PM
Suburban communities have traditionally appealed to married couples with in growing families.
Residential finance - Should you be renting?
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 9:06:14 AM
Some people look at a home as a place for them and their families to live in, but others see it as a residential finance asset.
Residential financing sees a lift in some states
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:40:49 AM
Around the country, home ownership is becoming a reality for more Americans, as the cost of new homes declines and the ability to obtain residential financing increases.
Now is the time to consider residential financing
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:44:00 AM
For the last few years, the economy has been in a slump, and a lot of people felt that the time was too risky to be buying real estate or getting home improvement loans.
Home tours increase in September 2012
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 9:01:05 PM
Real estate broker Redfin announced in the organization's Real-Time Demand Pulse report that home tours increased during the month of September 2012.
Completed foreclosure numbers down in August
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:56:54 PM
The national real estate market is witnessing marked improvements over the last six months.
Home prices up in many swing states
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 3:57:27 PM
In the 2012 Presidential election, the state of the national economy is a primary focus, especially the housing market.
Mortgage rates continue to decline
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 8:48:22 AM
According to Freddie Mac, mortgage rates are continuing their swift descent, following the release of the Federal Reserve's stimulus plan.
Mortgage rates continue to decline
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 4:30:19 PM
According to Freddie Mac, mortgage rates are continuing their swift descent, following the release of the Federal Reserve's stimulus plan.
Home prices increase in August 2012
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 8:46:51 AM
Real estate experts are touting the improving housing market.
Home prices increase in August 2012
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 4:31:28 PM
Real estate experts are touting the improving housing market.
What should you keep in mind before relocating?
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 4:03:20 PM
Are you seeking to relocate to a new metro area in the near future?
Married couples with children no longer dominate the housing market
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 3:32:15 PM
Once upon a time, married couples with children made up the majority of homeowners in the United States.
August sees decline in pending property sales
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 4:14:13 PM
While August saw a slight decline in pending home sales, the overall national real estate market is slowly improving.
Is refinancing the right choice for you?
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 8:16:23 AM
The average homeowner in the United States has a mortgage and makes monthly payments to his or her lender.
Homeownership more affordable than renting
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 8:26:43 PM
As rents continue to rise in metros across the United States, more people than ever may find that purchasing a home could be a more affordable option.
Mortgage rates return to record lows
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 9:00:49 PM
Interest rates for residential financing are dropping back to record lows.
Strong housing recovery predicted for the future
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:10:33 PM
The latest data compiled in the September 2012 Zillow Home Price Expectations Survey found that economists believe property prices will increase 2.3 percent during the course of 2012.
Builder confidence rises in September 2012
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 9:18:39 PM
There's more good news pertaining to the real estate market - builder confidence is up for the fifth consecutive month.
Home sales in the Bay Area highest since 2006
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 8:40:10 PM
Home sales in the month of August in the Bay Area reached record levels.
Take a break: Consider buying a vacation home
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:58:15 PM
Are you a fan of traveling to a private residence and spending a week relaxing with all of your creature comforts?
Sustainable housing recovery predicted to continue into 2013
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 8:18:03 PM
With the third quarter of 2012 coming to a close, many housing experts are beginning to look toward winter and 2013 to determine if the steady recovery seen during the past year will continue.
Purchasing a home beats renting in many U.S. metros in only three years
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 8:16:24 PM
In the current housing market, renting is often more expensive than buying.
Where is it more affordable to buy than rent?
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 9:03:49 PM
As the economy continues to improve, more Americans are beginning to consider the idea of purchasing a home, which could be a smart financial move.
Americans' opinions about housing market remain positive for the future
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 6:22:21 PM
As more Americans start viewing the housing market with a positive outlook, the real estate industry may show even more marked improvements in the future.
September sees more improving metro housing markets
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 6:20:42 PM
As the economy continues to improve, local real estate markets are showing marked improvements.
Homes selling at an increased pace in 2012
Friday, September 7, 2012 at 3:29:26 PM
Recent accounting of the housing market shows that the average time it takes to sell a home is decreasing to pre-recession levels.
Are you an urbanite or a fan of the rural life?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 6:35:17 PM
In the United States, residents have the ability to select somewhat extreme living options for themselves.
Home prices increase during the second quarter of 2012
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 4:29:23 PM
Concrete data from all three headline S&P Dow Jones Indices composites showed that home prices have ended the second quarter of 2012 with positive annual growth rates for the first time since the summer of 2010.
July pending home sales rise
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 4:25:33 PM
Housing markets across the United States are seeing positive trends, which could entice potential homebuyers to consider making a property purchase in the near future.
Second quarter California foreclosure rates lowest in five years
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 7:37:11 PM
Foreclosures can often drag down the value of homes in any given regional or metro market.
Home values across the nation improve in value
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 7:26:41 PM
Positive news is on the horizon for potential homebuyers.
Multi-family housing boost could increase American homeownership rates
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 9:25:07 PM
The housing market may soon see an increase in multi-family housing options.
Is now the right time to buy a home?
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 10:29:12 PM
As the negative impacts of the recessions slowly begin to recede from the housing market, more Americans are looking forward to homeownership.
Best cities for families
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 7:33:17 PM
Potential homebuyers looking to purchase a house in an area known for supporting families may want to consider the recent Best Cities for Families list produced by Kiplinger.
Residential construction on the rise
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 10:26:45 PM
The real estate market is experiencing decidedly positive momentum.
What's motivating Gen Y to buy?
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 4:59:13 PM
While Baby Boomers entered the housing market under a thriving economy, the most recent generation of professionals, Generation Y or Millennials, born between 1978 and 1995, is facing a significantly different climate.
Real estate market heads toward recovery
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 9:24:04 PM
Financial leaders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reported seeing marked improvements in home values, which is increasing both organizations' bottom lines, The Washington Post reports.
Mortgage delinquency rates in decline in second quarter of 2012
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 9:57:15 PM
For the second quarter in a row, the mortgage delinquency rate, the rate of borrowers 60 days or more past due on home financing payments, dropped.
Residential construction rose in June 2012
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 6:41:37 PM
According to new figures from the U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce, new construction spending during June 2012 was estimated at a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of $842.1 billion.
Rising rents may tempt consumers to buy property
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 5:09:00 PM
Rents are rising across the United States in many metros, and this can often leave consumers with a sour taste in their mouths.
Tightening inventory can improve the value of a property
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 5:09:01 PM
Limited housing inventories in metros are a sign of a strengthening real estate market.
U.S. home values post increase
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 4:01:42 PM
The real estate market has finally hit bottom, and home values are starting an upward trek as a result.
FHFA: Home prices rise in May 2012
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 5:16:43 PM
The most recent House Price Index report from the Federal Housing Finance Agency found that U.S. housing prices have increased 0.8 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from April 2012 to May 2012.
New residential construction increases in June
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 4:08:56 PM
Construction rates, property values and homebuilders' confidence levels are reaching new highs.
Homebuilder confidence on the rise
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:54:46 PM
The housing market is showing remarkable strength compared to a year ago, as property values increase and homebuilder.
Two mortgage trends for summer 2012
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 4:38:10 PM
Summer is far from over, and the real estate market is following an upward trend.
Housing recovery is underway
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 3:27:17 PM
New real estate figures indicate an improving housing market.
Foreclosure risk rises as real estate market tries to repair itself
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 7:53:28 AM
American banks may soon be processing more foreclosures on delinquent homeowners.
Rural development programs help Americans own a home
Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 4:02:22 PM
A growing number of Americans in rural communities are turning toward federally-backed financing to afford housing.
Many FHA insured loans face foreclosure
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 6:25:11 PM
A growing number of Federal Housing Administration (FHA) backed loans are facing foreclosure.
Fixed mortgage rates continue to decrease
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 5:02:32 PM
Fixed mortgages rates continued to decrease to record lows in 2012.
California lawmakers pass new foreclosure legislation
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 3:10:58 PM
According to The Huffington Post, California lawmakers have recently approved historic legislation that would help homeowners avoid foreclosure and stop aggressive practices by mortgage lenders.
Housing prices rise in many U.S. metros
Friday, June 29, 2012 at 5:47:31 PM
Property prices increased in April for a majority of U.S. cities. According to the S&P/Case-Shiller composite index of U.S. home prices, the average increase was 1.3 percent for the month.
Underwater mortgages negatively impact homeowners? attitudes
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 4:36:22 PM
Homeowners? attitudes were surveyed as part of the 2012 Fannie Mae National Housing Survey in the first quarter of 2012.
Home prices far below pre-boom levels
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 10:06:01 AM
While the first quarter of 2012 revealed a glint of hope for the housing market, pre-boom real estate indicators tell a less heartening tale.
May 2012 home sales surge
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 10:03:58 AM
According to the U.S. Commerce Department, May home sales have reached a one-year high.
Mortgage applications decrease in the last week of May 2012
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 9:38:16 PM
Mortgage application volumes for the last week of May 2012 dropped 1.3 percent from the prior week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Community housing support measures are growing
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 6:38:00 PM
Regional housing initiatives are growing as local leaders and residents look toward themselves and more centralized businesses and organizations for support.
Americans' home loan debt is decreasing
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 6:35:06 PM
According to Federal Reserve data, home equity recently experienced the largest gain seen in more than 60 years.
Record low mortgage rates continue
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 4:44:13 PM
Fixed mortgage rates continue to fall to record lows for the sixth consecutive week.
Consumer confidence hits a plateau
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 4:42:39 PM
After months of positive momentum in the housing market and job growth, consumer confidence has hit a plateau.
Existing home sales on the rise
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 4:46:58 PM
The housing market is continuing its positive momentum.
What are the advantages of mortgage preapproval?
Friday, June 8, 2012 at 6:28:10 PM
If you are on the market for a new home, there are a number of steps to take to make sure your finances are in order.
Commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquency rates drop for banks
Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 6:17:00 PM
Signs are pointing to a strengthening U.S. economy as commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquency rates dropped in the first quarter of 2012, claims the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).
Trend alert: Homeowners shortening loan terms
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 7:41:10 PM
Due to low mortgage interest rates, more homeowners are refinancing their home to reduce mortgage payoff times.
FHA reduce requirements for mortgage financing
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 5:49:35 PM
According to experts' predictions, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is renovating its controversial lending rules for condominiums.
Trend alert: Bidding wars are back
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:24:56 PM
Potential homebuyers may be in for a surprise this year ? bidding wars are back.
New construction rates on the rise
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 3:35:27 PM
The housing market is improving on multiple fronts. Not only are home sales up, but according to the U.S. Commerce Department, builders broke ground at a seasonally adjusted rate of 717,000 residential homes from March to April.
April housing statistics show improving market
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 4:47:32 PM
The improving housing market has surpassed experts? predictions for April.
Trend alert: Americans looking to buy small
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:47:00 PM
When the housing boom was in full force, expansive McMansions were popping up everywhere.
Mortgage delinquency rates fall
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 4:12:10 PM
The percentage of homeowners behind on their mortgage payments in the first quarter of 2012 dropped to the lowest levels since 2009, according to TransUnion.
Fannie Mae ends first quarter in the black
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 2:56:34 PM
The economy is improving, and no other symbol is more indicative of this change than the fact that federally-backed Fannie Mae posted profits for the first quarter of 2012.
U.S. housing market receives positive news
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 5:24:37 PM
The U.S. housing market has received positive feedback, keeping in tune with experts expectations and the steady trend of improvement seen during the first quarter of 2012.
Mortgage applications rise in the first week of May
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 5:23:14 PM
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), mortgage application activity has seen an increase for the week ending on May 4, 2012. The seasonally adjusted index of mortgage activity, which includes refinancing and home purchase demands, increased 1.7 percent.
Housing market expected to slowly recover
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 4:49:45 PM
According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the housing market will mirror the uneven recovery of the nation?s overall economy.
What are the differences between an FHA loan and a conforming mortgage?
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 7:56:17 PM
Once you?ve determined that it is time to buy a home, the fun part begins ? deciphering the home loan lingo to choose a residential financing option.
Could multi-generational homes be damaging the housing market?
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 6:16:22 PM
At estimated 51.4 million people lived in multi-generational homes in 2009, almost 16.7 percent of the U.S. population. This jump was a significant increase from 2007, according to Forbes.
Which metros are expected to be hot in 2012?
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 7:32:34 PM
The economy and housing market go hand-in-hand, and as unemployment decreases and consumer confidence rises, new construction is beginning to pick up pace and existing-home sales rates are improving.
Predicted housing trends for summer 2012
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 5:00:07 PM
Potential homebuyers may wish to be aware of emerging trends predicted for the summer of 2012. A number of the trends could impact the market enough to encourage buying if the right residential financing option was made available.
Top three housing trends for spring 2012
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 6:44:39 PM
Test the waters of the housing market this spring by researching how national trends are faring in your local area.
Can housing prices go any lower?
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 8:03:54 PM
According to the most recent housing statistics from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), housing prices have started to increase in the Midwest and the South, but they've continued their down whirl spiral in the Northeast and West.
Housing market steadily recovering in first quarter of 2012
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 8:02:46 PM
Gains in the housing market have helped to steadily improve the overall economy, according to expert testimony. Contracts to buy previously owned homes almost reached a two-year high in March 2012, reports Forbes.
Choice: Should you move or remodel?
Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 6:59:56 PM
The choice between moving or remodeling is difficult for many homeowners. Not only is there the chance of finding something great on the market, but there is also the risk of losing out.
Sales of new U.S. homes exceeds expert predictions
Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 6:55:35 PM
According the National Association of Home Builders, new homes sales are up in March 2012 on a seasonally adjusted basis.
Falling home prices stimulate home sales
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 8:22:05 AM
Decreasing home prices that have been so common in the past few years have eventually led to an improvement in the housing market.
First quarter homes sales strong
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 8:19:10 AM
Increased home sales represented the improving economy in the first quarter of 2012.
Fannie Mae offering support for the multifamily mortgage market in first quarter of 2012
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 4:13:54 PM
According to the latest figures, Fannie Mae issued $7.1 billion in multifamily MBS(1) in the first quarter of 2012.
Distant suburbs hit historic lows in growth
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 1:20:46 PM
The once constant and steady growth of suburbs splaying out from densely populated metros has hit a wall. No longer is the economy creating a land filled with large homes as consumers move closer to work and buckle down to remain on budget.
Three housing market trends for spring 2012
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 5:29:06 PM
Whether you are on the lookout for your first home or already own a property, there are a number of housing trends sweeping the market across the United States.
Builder confidence decreases by three points
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 10:45:38 PM
According to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, builder confidence has decreased by three points from 28.
How to find a mortgage lender
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:08:39 PM
If you?ve decided to transform that rent check into a mortgage payment, it may be time to start researching lenders.
Lenders? risk managers predict delinquencies to drop
Friday, April 6, 2012 at 4:20:10 PM
FICO?s quarterly survey of bank risk professionals found a reversal in American lenders? sentiment about consumer?s ability to repay loans, according to DS News.
Miami region home sales increase
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 4:20:04 PM
Miami-area home sales rose last month to the highest February level in five years, according to San Diego-based DataQuick.
New residential sales increase in February 2012
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 8:41:13 PM
The sales of new single-family houses in February 2012 were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 313,000, according to joint estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
New residential construction increased in February 2012
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 8:36:04 PM
Residential construction authorized by building permits increased in February, according to the latest reports by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Consumer confidence slightly down from February
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 8:34:37 PM
As the average consumer gears up spring, they are conscious of a variety of market variables being relayed in the news every evening such as rising gas prices, unemployment rates and foreclosures in their local metros or community.
California home sales slowly gaining momentum
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 5:00:20 PM
According to the California Association of Realtors, pending homes sales in the state are increasing as the share of equity sales improve after the previous two months decline.
Pending home sales remain steady in February
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 3:57:16 PM
According to the National Association of Realtors, pending home sales were slightly down in February, but remain significantly higher than rates from the first half of 2011.
Improving economic conditions rises real estate hopes
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 6:19:20 PM
More than three-fourths or 82 percent of senior real estate executives surveyed at the third annual Akerman U.S.
Americans optimistic about homeownership
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 7:58:59 AM
Americans are significantly more optimistic about homeownership than they were a year ago, according to the second-annual Prudential Real Estate Outlook Survey.
What does the home inspection include?
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 2:18:26 PM
If you have been approved for home financing, picked a house and had your offer accepted, all that is left is the home inspection.
Is it time to buy a home?
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 4:25:41 PM
Are you contemplating a home purchase? The time to buy a home may be now.
Americans' confidence in the economy improves
Monday, March 12, 2012 at 4:37:27 PM
According to Fanni Mae's February 2012 National Housing Survey, Americans' concerns about key economic housing issues are beginning to wane.
American dream still includes homeownership
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 5:52:08 PM
According to a recent National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) poll, the majority of Americans still dream about homeownership.
The 2012 economic and housing outlook is positive
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 4:27:45 PM
According to the U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for February 2012, the economy and housing market are both moving in a positive direction.
Sellers more willing to offer competitive prices
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 4:13:43 PM
Consumers seeking home financing opportunities to afford new properties may be in luck.
Home sale rates improve for January 2012
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 4:53:54 PM
For the fourth straight month, existing-home sales increased, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR).
Latest MBA Mortgage Delinquency Survey shows improvements
Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 6:01:35 PM
The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-four unit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 7.58 percent of all loans that were outstanding as of the fourth quarter of 2011, according to MortgageBankers.org.
Record low average 30-Year Fixed-rate Mortgage remains
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 5:37:51 PM
The Primary Mortgage Market Survey reported the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rate remained at record lows for the third straight week, according to Freddie Mac.
January housing scorecard shows market improvements
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 9:20:10 AM
A homeowner should seek new avenues in the housing market, as record low mortgage interest rates combine with decreased prices help to create strong bargaining chips for consumers.
Metro area home prices boost consumer affordability
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 9:25:26 AM
Housing affordability increased in many metropolitan areas in the fourth quarter of 2011, according to the latest report by the National Association of Realtors (NAR).
Mortgage refinancing increases as rate hits record lows
Friday, February 10, 2012 at 3:31:26 PM
Mortgage applications and refinancing increased for the week ending on February 3, 2012, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey.
New FHA regulations make attaining condo loans harder if building not certified
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 9:08:17 AM
According to the Seattle Times, new Federal Housing Administration (FHA) regulations could make attaining FHA loans for condominiums harder for consumers.
San Diego sees increase in single home construction
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 10:10:15 AM
The San Diego housing market saw drastic improvement in the fourth quarter of 2011, according to the Metrostudy National Housing Market Year-End Review - Detached Single Family Homes.
Study finds that more than one in three home searches cross state borders
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 9:20:15 AM
According to latest findings from Trulia and its Metro Movers Report, more than one in three home searches cross state lines.
Homeowners reduced or maintain mortgage debt in fourth quarter
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 8:54:41 AM
In the fourth quarter of last year, 85 percent of homeowners who refinanced their mortgage either reduced their principle balance by paying-in additional money or kept the same loan amount.
Mortgage applications decrease from one week earlier
Friday, February 3, 2012 at 3:10:49 PM
According to data from the Mortgage Banker's Association (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey, mortgage applications decreased by 2.9 percent from the previous week.
New residential sales in December 2011 less than expected
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 4:31:08 PM
Sales of new single-family residential homes in December 2011 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 307,000, according to new estimates from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Buying a home could soon be preferable to renting
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 4:29:49 PM
The current state of the housing marketing could prompt consumers into considering homeownership over renting.
Online mortgage shopping on the rise
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 9:12:51 AM
Buyers are tuning in and using online resources to shop for mortgages and other residential financing options.
Two tips to buying foreclosed properties
Monday, January 30, 2012 at 9:10:55 AM
The abundance of foreclosed properties on the market can potentially be a wealth of opportunity for consumers looking to snag a deal.
National 2012 survey announces high home ownership satisfaction
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 9:36:21 AM
Nearly one third of homeowners, 72 percent, say they are satisfied with their purchase, according to HomeGain's 2012 Home Ownership Satisfaction Survey.
Can bad neighbors negatively impact home sales?
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 9:28:59 AM
Homeowners planning to sell their property often work hard to make it as tidy and presentable as possible in order to show it off to potential homebuyers.
Investor power leads to decrease in housing prices
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 9:25:45 AM
Investors are increasingly taking charge of the housing market. Cash buyers are claiming almost one third of all home sales in December 2011, according to the latest Campbell/Inside Mortgage Finance HousingPulse Tracking survey.
More consumers are applying for mortgages in 2012
Friday, January 27, 2012 at 9:22:46 AM
Mortgage applications increase 23.1 percent from just one week earlier, according to data received from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey that ended January 12, 2012.
Builder confidence rises in fourth consecutive month
Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 8:52:37 AM
According to the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) report released Wednesday, January 18, 2012, builder confidence has risen for the fourth consecutive month.
Are you upsizing or downsizing?
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 10:02:07 AM
The housing market is steadily improving and many adults are making a housing switch. Two large demographics are currently seeking new accommodations - young families and empty nesters, reports the Chicago Tribune.
December existing-home sales increased
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 10:31:20 AM
Following a three month trend, existing-home sales have continued to rise, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Best practices for selling a home with a tenant
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 10:28:44 AM
A landlord looking to sell his property may find himself in an uncomfortable situation if his property is currently occupied by a tenant.
Mortgage rates drop prompting homeowners to refinance
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 4:52:12 PM
Record low mortgage rates have sparked a wave of homeowners seeking refinancing options.
Consumer confidence in economy improves
Friday, January 13, 2012 at 9:05:25 AM
According to Fannie Mae's December National Housing Survey, American consumer confidence improved in the last month
2012 prediction: Mortgage rates to remain at record lows
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 8:42:23 AM
Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages in 2012 are expected to remain at record lows, according to experts
Qualified consumers may soon find lending easier to secure
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 8:40:39 AM
A white paper released by the Federal Reserve Board on January 4 contains recommendations to revitalize the housing market that support key principles established by the National Associate of Realtors (NAR).
Homeowner turned landlord
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 9:19:44 AM
Homeowners moving away from a city or looking to develop an investment should consider transforming a property into a rental unit.
Washington D.C. real estate growing stronger
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 1:44:04 PM
The real estates market in Washington D.C. appears be thriving with a steady increase in housing prices.
U.S. apartment vacancies decline
Friday, January 6, 2012 at 8:49:20 AM
Apartment building vacancies fell to 5.2 percent, its lowest rate in more than a decade, according to Bloomberg
Mortgage rates on the rise after reaching record lows
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 5:02:33 PM
United States mortgage rates for 30-year fixed loans have increased slightly from the lowest on record. The increase was reported by BurlingtonMortgage.biz, Freddie Mac and the Commerce Department.
Reasons to own your own home
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:10:12 PM
Now may be the time to buy a home. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or someone looking to move into a bigger space, the dropping market prices all for first time home buyers credit or potentially more lending money.
Real estate trend prediction for 2012
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:09:06 PM
Social media is becoming an important part of a realtor's marketing strategy for 2012.
FHA extends anti-flipping regulation for 2012
Friday, December 30, 2011 at 11:07:45 PM
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U.S. home prices fall for sixth month straight
Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 10:07:41 AM
The S&P/Case-Shiller index records housing prices for 20 major cities in the U.S., and only one, Phoenix, featured a housing growth of .3 percent during the course of the month. This may make first time homebuyer credit more plentiful as sellers and banks seek to sell holdings.
Making the transition from urban to suburban living
Friday, December 23, 2011 at 4:07:37 PM
Residential financing for homes in some suburban locations is abundant because of the wealth of opportunity they provide consumers in the middle or upper middle class.