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Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose 3.1 percent from January, according to the National Association of Realtors.
In a growing number of foreclosure cases, lenders may never be able to seize the homes because the state statutes of limitations have been exceeded.
Unlike during the housing boom, some house flippers can't get mortgages to ply their trade. Instead they are turning to crowdfunding.
Mortgage applications soared to the highest level since January last week, thanks to the lowest interest rates since February.
The pace of new home sales in February jumped to the highest level in seven years, but it may be all about demand and the lack of supply.
Total home sales are still running below expectations for the year. Don't blame winter weather, though. Blame the lack of inventory.
Today's homebuyers are a nit-picky, recession-scarred bunch. They want serious value for their hard-earned cash. Some tips to woo them.
Companies moving to this Southern city are boosting housing demand, resulting in prices rising 8 percent in February from a year ago.
Foreclosure activity fell to the lowest rate in nearly nine years as banks started the process on fewer homes and scheduled fewer auctions.
WASHINGTON, March 19- Foreclosure activity in the United States fell last month to the lowest rate in nearly nine years as banks started the process on fewer homes and scheduled fewer auctions than in the previous month, industry firm RealtyTrac said on Thursday. A total of 101,938 properties across the United States were at some stage of the foreclosure...
A tiny pullback in interest rates did nothing to improve mortgage application volume. The numbers are seasonally adjusted.
Temperatures are warming and potential homebuyers are coming out to shop, but they are finding little for sale.
U.S. housing starts plunged to their lowest level in a year in February as harsh weather kept builders at home.
Spring and pent-up demand for homes are creating lots of traffic at open houses, sometimes so much that the police have been called.
Homebuyers are out in force in Seattle, but limited inventory may make it tricky for them.
The nation's largest home builders have been quick to check and recheck their flooring lines after Lumber Liquidators mess.
A sharp jump in mortgage rates last Friday took its toll on home lending, leaving mostly high-end home buyers on the playing field.
Mortgage rates are still much lower than they were a year ago. Heading the busiest home buying season, how much buying power do you have?
Egypt Sherrod, HGTV's "Property Virgins," provides perspective on the housing market as new concerns surface over foreclosures and rising interest rates.
Repeat foreclosures rose 11 percent in January and accounted for more than half of all new foreclosures.