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Foreclosure activity dropped to an eight-year low in May as banks reclaimed fewer homes and foreclosure starts saw their lowest levels in years.
WASHINGTON, June 10- Foreclosure activity across the United States dropped to an eight-year low in May as banks reclaimed fewer homes and foreclosure starts saw their lowest levels in years, RealtyTrac said in a report on Tuesday.
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Mortgage rates fell last week, and in an unusual convergence, so did applications for refinances and home purchase loans.
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BOSTON, June 2- Massachusetts on Monday filed a lawsuit against mortgage finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, accusing them of violating state law by blocking "foreclosure buyback programs" intended to help poor residents keep their homes.
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Mortgage applications fell last week, despite lower rates and expectations of stronger home sales in May.
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Sales of the most expensive 1 percent of homes in the U.S. are up 21 percent this year, according to Redfin.
Condo sales surged 7 percent in April, part of trend of people looking to streamline their finances and their way of living.
Applications to purchase a home fell 3 percent week to week even though mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since November.
Affordable homes are still drowning disproportionately. They are three times more likely to be underwater than expensive home, says Zillow.
Housing starts were up in April by 13 percent, but that was driven by a 43 percent monthly jump in buildings with five or more units.
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A monthly confidence index from the National Association of Home Builders slipped one point from a downwardly revised April figure.
U.S. foreclosure activity fell in April, as banks scheduled fewer auctions even as they reclaimed more homes, RealtyTrac said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, May 15- Foreclosure activity across the United States fell 1 percent last month, as banks scheduled fewer auctions even as they reclaimed more homes, a report from RealtyTrac said on Thursday.
Mortgage applications edged slightly higher last week, as rates fell to their lowest since November.