A small tick higher for interest rates last week was enough again to hold borrowers back from applying for a mortgage. » Read More
Homebuyers stepped up their purchases in March, signing contracts to buy existing homes at the highest pace in nearly a year.
just a small gain in interest rates having an outsized effect on mortgage applications.
About a third of future homebuyers say their credit score might hurt their ability to buy a home, according to a new survey by Experian.
Interest rates held relatively steady last week, near one-year lows, but homebuyers were not enticed. Here's why.
Builders have been blaming weak home construction on labor shortages, but a new Goldman Sachs report suggests that's not the case.
Buying a home no longer offers attractive tax breaks, due to near-record low mortgage rates and an increase in the standard deduction.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are now launching a principal reduction program, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
ValueInsured is offering a down payment protection plan for your home equity.
It took a few weeks, but near record low mortgage rates may be pushing more homebuyers into this spring's housing market.
A potpourri of political and economic factors are behind the fall in mortgage rates, which follow loosely the yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury
The spotlight on the London property market as a destination for colossal sums of money has intensified after the so-called Panama Papers leak.
First-time homebuyers are largely sitting out this housing recovery, and while affordability is the main reason, it is not the only reason.reason.
With the nation's political future still uncertain, vacation homebuyers are leery of the economy to put money down on a discretionary purchase.
A sharp drop in mortgage rates was enough to spark a refinance rebound, and boost mortgage applications.
In total, 3.2 million homeowners nationally still owe more on their mortgages than their homes are currently worth. How can that be?
Annual rent gains in Q1 dropped to 4.1 percent from 5 percent a year ago.
As interest rates inched higher, refinancings fell, impacting overall mortgage applications.
Home price appreciation in major U.S. metropolitan areas in the first month of the year kept pace with recent gains.
Anyone shopping for a home today has probably had at least one encounter with sticker shock.
After weeks of volatility in interest rates, markets settled slightly last week, but that didn't help the mortgage business.