A definitive rise in mortgage interest rates over the last month is keeping borrowers at bay.» Read More
A volatile stock market spooked would-be borrowers, causing mortgage applications to drop by 6.7 percent.
Developers are enticing the renter nation generation into home ownership through very small condos.
Rising home prices and a tight supply of homes for sale are keeping buyers at bay, as pending homes sales fell in August.
The drama leading up to and following the Fed's decision not to raise interest rates had mortgage borrowers and their lenders busy last week.
A leading indicator of commercial construction activity took a steep drop in August, possibly due to increased volatility in financial markets.
Kevin Watters, CEO of Chase Mortgage, says FHA loans are subprime lending, and "we're not in the subprime lending business."
Do homebuyers care about rising rates? The short answer is: Sort of. Here's why.
Mortgage borrowers backed away last week, as suspense continued ahead of this Thursday's Federal Reserve decision on the future of interest rates.
Home prices are overheating again but this is not a "housing bubble." Here's why.
If mortgage rates go to 6 percent, in some very hot markets—including San Francisco and Miami—homes may be overvalued by more than 20 percent.
Brand-new single-family homes are now the target of investors looking to take advantage of the booming rental market.
The median price of a Seattle home sold in August was $536,000, a stunning 23 percent jump from the same month a year earlier.
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A slight uptick in interest rates was enough to end a brief rally in mortgage applications.
Tapping home equity is far more difficult than it was in the last decade, when a home was synonymous with an ATM. Here's why.
The increased urbanization of student housing is translating into big money for some developers and REITs.
Homebuilders in Charlotte, North Carolina, are struggling to keep up as more buyers are choosing the amenities that new construction offers.
Home mortgage applications increased dramatically last week, as a strong sell-off in the U.S. stock market pushed interest rates lower briefly
Homebuilders are balking at a new labor law ruling that puts them on the hook for issues involving millions of subcontractors
An index of so-called pending home sales from Realtors, which represents signed contracts, not closings, was basically flat in July.