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  • stating that roughly 870 borrowers were incorrectly denied mortgage modifications, and that foreclosures were completed in approximately 545 of those cases. In recent weeks, Wells has been...
    Created: 11/13/2018 2:49:44 PM
  • Beazer Homes USA is working to encourage competition among its approved lenders in order to help control upward pressure on home prices and lending rates that could slow sales. "We realize that...
    Created: 11/13/2018 11:53:14 AM
  • including first-time and upgrade buyers, are planning to wait for a "meaningful" housing market correction before proceeding to buy a house, and 14% say they will call it quits altogether should...
    Created: 11/13/2018 11:53:14 AM
  • account without a lot of fees, that offers reasonable interest and provides FDIC insurance. For investors, HSAs should charge low fees for both active and passive funds, offer investment strategies...
    Created: 11/13/2018 11:09:46 AM
  • 13, 2018 The middle class may be feeling priced out of the housing market in many areas lately. After all, rising home prices and rising mortgage rates are making it more difficult...
    Created: 11/13/2018 10:30:38 AM
  • Priced-out Seattleites hoping for a housing market crash with Amazon expanding to two new "headquarters" locations might be disappointed. Consider: Amazon already plans, essentially, to...
    Created: 11/13/2018 8:57:01 AM
  • forecast by local housing analyst Residential Strategies Inc. "We believe that the housing market is generally flattening," said Residential Strategies' principal Ted Wilson. "It will be difficult...
    Created: 11/13/2018 6:09:33 AM
  • Charlotte area home sales decreased again in October, by 9.8%, marking six months straight of decline. But despite the lack of inventory and increasing prices, there could still be hope for...
    Created: 11/13/2018 6:09:32 AM
  • economies boast an affluent population and high home prices. A less expensive housing market relative to regional incomes can free up more disposable income for residents. In Nebraska, the typical...
    Created: 11/13/2018 5:50:49 AM
  • homebuyers from the National Association of Realtors. All homebuyers faced a tough housing market as prices and interest rates rose and affordability declined. But larger shares of black and...
    Created: 11/13/2018 3:03:00 AM
  • Professional Journalists . He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national...
    Created: 11/13/2018 1:48:51 AM
  • Owner transactions fell to a record low of 7 percent of all home sales in 2018, down from 8 percent last year, according to the National Association of REALTORS®’ 2018 Profile of Home Buyers...
    Created: 11/12/2018 3:31:03 PM
  • your principal. In terms of safety, CDs are generally insured by the FDIC, or Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., up to $250,000 per account. But not all CDs come with that protection. And although...
    Created: 11/12/2018 11:52:07 AM
  • safety in the form of principal protection and Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) coverage. If you plan on needing your money before the CD term would end, a CD isn’t the best place for...
    Created: 11/12/2018 11:52:05 AM
  • and that your CD is through an FDIC-insured bank and within the FDIC’s coverage guidelines. But making the decision to open a 2-year CD comes down to more than just the APY. It also depends...
    Created: 11/12/2018 11:52:04 AM
  • is $250,000 per depositor per insured bank. You’ll get more FDIC protection when you spread your risk among different bank CDs nationwide. “Imagine personally calling or visiting 15 different...
    Created: 11/12/2018 11:52:04 AM
  • [1] In generating the median days on market at the state level, NAR uses data for the last three surveys to have close to 30 observations. Small states such as AK, ND, SD, MT, VT, WY, WV, DE...
    Created: 11/12/2018 9:56:35 AM
  • service coverage ratio restrictions. What are the main challenges in the student housing market? Larimer : The sector has seen amazing growth over the last 10 to 15 years, but most of the...
    Created: 11/12/2018 9:52:11 AM
  • She also assists in forecasting and analyzing the state and metropolitan area housing market, producing research and articles detailing sectors and the geography of the home building industry...
    Created: 11/12/2018 8:45:00 AM
  • fill the role. "It makes no economic sense," he added, as mortgage rates have risen over 75 basis points since the start of the year. "There are some anomalous characteristics here, one of...
    Created: 11/12/2018 8:03:11 AM
  • North Texas home sales dropped in October — the third month in a row that preowned house purchases in the area were below year-ago levels. Real estate agents sold 8,202 preowned houses...
    Created: 11/12/2018 6:39:28 AM