Americans increasingly prefer to live near the centers of cities, but fewer can now afford newly built homes in the walkable neighborhoods they desire.
When interest rates rise dramatically again (and they will), expect to see the out-of-vogue practice of mortgage assumption make a comeback.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose slightly this week, reversing a five-week downward trend.
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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.
Contracts to buy previously owned homes rose modestly in April, a sign that the U.S. housing market is stabilizing despite higher interest rates.
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Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week as both purchase and refinancing applications declined, an industry group says.
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Records fell on Wall Street Friday as another solid report on housing lifted the market for the second day in a row, and sent the S&P 500 to a new high.
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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Mortgage servicers are agreeing to ease terms of borrowers' underwater loans, but some are demanding that homeowners promise not to insult them publicly.
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.