The $13 billion deal struck between JPMorgan and the government is jaw-dropping not merely because of the amount of money involved but also because of how it came about.
U.S. home resales fell in October due to an inventory shortage and high property prices that have dampened buying power.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell in the latest week, dropping for a third straight week, data show.
Consumers who suffered through the mortgage crisis could benefit from the record $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan but they shouldn't expect a windfall, advocates say.
JPMorgan Chase & Co said Friday it agreed to pay $4.5 billion to settle claims by investors who lost money on mortgage-backed securities before the housing market...
Mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reveal they hauled in a combined third-quarter profit of $39.2 billion.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell in the latest week, reversing the previous week's gain, fresh data show.
A measure of U.S. home prices rose only slightly in September from August, a sign that prices are leveling off after big gains earlier this year.
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Single-family home prices rose in August and also posted their strongest annual gain in more than seven years, a closely watched survey shows.
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Home resales fell in September and prices rose at their slowest pace in five months, latest signs higher mortgage rates were taking some edge off the housing market recovery.
U.S. housing regulators are looking to fine Bank of America more than $6 billion for its role in misleading mortgage agencies during the housing boom, a report says.
Little-known rules can help people on a fixed income refinance an existing mortgage or buy a new home.
Average rates on fixed mortgages rose slightly this week, but stayed near three-month lows.
Homebuilders were less confident in the housing market in October, reflecting their uncertainty over the budget impasse in Washington.
Applications for U.S. home loans rose slightly in the latest week as increased refinancing activity offset a decline in demand for purchase loans.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages were little changed this week, staying near their lowest levels in three months.
The number of U.S. homes set on the path to foreclosure slides to a seven-year low in the third quarter.