The homeownership rate in the first quarter of this year fell to 63.7 percent, the lowest since 1990, according to the U.S. Census.» Read More
The median price of a single-family home sold in March was up 8.7 percent, twice the gains housing was seeing a year ago. What's behind rising prices?
Buyers are returning to the housing market in ever growing numbers, as indicated by continued gains in loan applications to purchase a home.
A tiny house in Seattle, similar to the movie "Up," is being auctioned off on Monday, leaving its future uncertain.
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U.S. housing starts rose far less than expected in March and permits recorded their biggest drop since last May.
Graduates from the plethora of Philadelphia colleges could boost a reviving housing market in the city.
Foreclosures, which include foreclosure notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossession, were up 20 percent to a total of 122,060 last month.
Home builders are bullish on low interest rates and continued job growth as spring home buying season kicks into high gear.
Mortgage applications decreased 2.3 percent from the prior week as interest rates ticked up slightly, according to an industry report.
General Electric plans to sell the bulk of its real estate portfolio to Blackstone Group and Wells Fargo.
High prices for San Francisco housing are finally hurting sales. The number of homes sold in February was the lowest for the month in seven years.
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Zillow found that most homebuyers would be paying less per month to own a home than to rent after two years. But renters still aren't moving.
Loan applications to purchase a home rose for the third straight week, but lower interest rates were not enough to spur mortgage refinances.
Four million more loans would have been made between 2009 and 2013 if lenders had used the same standards as were used in 2001, says a new report.
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Despite volatility in interest rates, mortgage applications moved decidedly higher last week, continuing their strong stride into spring.
Prices in the nation's top 20 housing markets were 4.6 percent higher in January than in January 2014. Is housing overheating again?
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose 3.1 percent from January, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Unlike during the housing boom, some house flippers can't get mortgages to ply their trade. Instead they are turning to crowdfunding.
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