Monday
July 6, 2015

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 06/19/2015
    Borrowers saw some relief with mortgage rates this week, as fixed-rate mortgages reversed course. 
  • 06/19/2015
    The national occupancy rate in May reached 95.3 percent, the highest ever. And high occupancy rates also often come with higher rents. 
  • 06/19/2015
    The Federal Reserve this week voted to leave the benchmark federal rate unchanged at zero, but hinted that a rate hike is coming. When it does, consumers can expect higher mortgage rates. 
  • 06/19/2015
    Chinese buyers have surpassed Canadians as the most dominant home purchasers in the United States.
  • 06/19/2015
    A handful of housing markets have zoomed ahead of their pre-housing crisis peaks in the past year. Find out where. 
  • 06/19/2015
    A home can be comfortable and functional throughout the many stages of life. Here are some redesign ideas on how to adapt a home for these life changes.
  • 06/18/2015
    About 1.5 million home owners impacted by the mortgage crisis could be on their way to re-entering the housing market within the next three years.
  • 06/18/2015
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has proposed a two-month delay in implementing new mortgage disclosure rules.
  • 06/18/2015
    Fewer international buyers are flocking to the U.S. to purchase real estate, but those who are, spend more on their home purchases, according to a new report from NAR.
  • 06/18/2015
    Mortgage lenders are growing increasingly optimistic that demand for mortgages for home purchases will remain strong over the next three months, as their profit margins climb and they show greater signs of opening up the credit box.