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Applications for U.S. home mortgages declined last week as both refinancing and purchase applications decreased, the Mortgage Bankers Association says.
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Sales of new single-family homes rose more than expected in April and the stock of houses on the market hit a 3½ year high.
U.S. home resales rose in April and the supply of properties on the market increased, suggesting the housing market was regaining its footing.
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Housing starts jumped in April and building permits hit their highest level in nearly six years, offering hope that the housing market could be stabilizing.
The delinquency rate on home mortgages in the United States fell in the first three months of the year to its lowest level in six years, a report shows.
Foreclosure activity across the nation fell 1 percent last month, as banks scheduled fewer auctions even as they reclaimed more homes, RealtyTrac says.
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