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And the champion of CNBC's Super Bowl of million-dollar homes is ...
The rules are designed to protect borrowers and lenders from jumping into loans that might be too optimistic.
Contracts for newly built homes dipped slightly last month, and strong October numbers were revised even higher.
Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.