News Desk

  • This flattening indicates that although there is definite softness overall in the housing market, the fundamentals are healthy,” says Eric Fox, Veros’ vice president of statistical and economic...
    Created: 7/23/2019 4:21:55 PM
  • FDIC-insured bank or in a 4-year CD at an NCUA credit union. FDIC banks and NCUA credit unions are both backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. government. But there are limits to the...
    Created: 7/23/2019 3:51:19 PM
  • IE users, please download Firefox , Chrome , or Edge . July 24, 2019 Despite mortgage rates dipping below 4%, more jobs filled than ever before, and record-high consumer...
    Created: 7/23/2019 12:55:46 PM
  • your money. They are insured up to $250,000 at banks by the FDIC and at credit unions by the NCUA. Pros and cons of investing in an IRA CD Before opening an IRA CD, weigh the pros and cons...
    Created: 7/23/2019 11:51:16 AM
  • New York Attorney General Letitia James is monitoring how the bankrupt Ditech Holding Corp. handles borrower-sensitive issues like foreclosure proceedings, and is backing the involvement of a...
    Created: 7/23/2019 11:33:57 AM
  • 4,000 properties during the month to 259,000 units. Even though mortgage rates remained low during June, and the number of refinance candidates rose by 2.3 million during the month, mortgage...
    Created: 7/23/2019 11:33:57 AM
  • these factors are helping to spur significant private investment in the student housing market — the third trend. These can be on-campus or near-campus apartments, and represent $29 billion invested...
    Created: 7/23/2019 11:30:17 AM
  • The only recent analogy, 2008-09, would be middle class overspeculation in the housing market with banks and brokers thrusting shabby paper on ignorant investors. The Federal Reserve Board prolonged...
    Created: 7/23/2019 10:10:06 AM
  • in June, missing estimates in the latest sign of weakness for the housing market as a limited supply of low- to mid-priced properties continued to restrain demand. Contract closings dropped...
    Created: 7/23/2019 9:02:13 AM
  • than 6% since June 2018, leaving a 1.7-month supply. A healthy housing market typically contains a six-month supply of homes. Realtor.com named Spokane the third-hottest housing market in the...
    Created: 7/23/2019 7:45:42 AM
  • and have money deposited at one of these institutions, you could exceed FDIC limits. Keep track of the program banks because the deposit bank list may change . The account’s terms and conditions...
    Created: 7/23/2019 7:09:31 AM
  • allows Betterment to achieve the high yield and increase the amount of FDIC insurance on the funds, says Betterment CEO Jon Stein. Typically, you’re insured up to $250,000, but funds in Betterment...
    Created: 7/23/2019 7:01:52 AM
  • federal income tax liability. Many traditional funders have successfully entered the affordable housing market, including a variety of private equity and private debt funds. In the past several...
    Created: 7/23/2019 6:00:27 AM
  • my experience, include: • Retail stores • Construction companies • Restaurants • Housing market • Stock markets Prevention is the best medicine. So, what can you do to protect your business...
    Created: 7/23/2019 5:00:51 AM
  • cycle. What are your views on the market? What about the affordable housing market in particular? Arevalo: Washington, D.C., has continued to be a very strong market overall, especially in...
    Created: 7/23/2019 4:32:14 AM
  • mind that the federal funds rate does not directly affect long-term fixed-interest mortgage rates; those rates are pegged to the yield of U.S. Treasuries, which are set by market forces. “Mortgage...
    Created: 7/22/2019 10:08:04 PM
  • With housing supply constrained and mortgage rates on a downslope throughout the year, buyers jumped at purchasing a home when the opportunity arose in June, according to Redfin. While prices...
    Created: 7/22/2019 2:00:11 PM
  • main forces driving single-family housing forward, but their potential is limited. Reduced mortgage rates and job growth are welcome conditions that'll be largely responsible for any near-term...
    Created: 7/22/2019 12:44:08 PM
  • Smart home automation remote control internet technology Getty Last September, Amazon’s Alexa Fund anted up to participate in a $6.7 million capital raise for startup Rialto, Calif.-based Plant...
    Created: 7/22/2019 11:40:14 AM
  • ll have to research whether asking prices are justified based on comparable home sales in the area. Dig up facts on a neighborhood, including ones that a seller might not disclose that could...
    Created: 7/22/2019 11:26:07 AM
  • data points coming before the Fed's interest rate decision next Wednesday: home sales, trade data, jobless claims and most importantly second quarter GDP growth. The consensus estimate is 1.8%...
    Created: 7/22/2019 10:33:40 AM
  • revenue rose 130% to $62 million. Citizens has already benefited from lower mortgage rates in the second quarter, as more customers applied for new home loans or refinanced. Van Saun said Citizens...
    Created: 7/22/2019 8:56:03 AM
  • want to refinance their home loans to take advantage of lower refinance mortgage rates . For example, a rate-and-term refi might allow you to lower your monthly payment or overall interest costs...
    Created: 7/22/2019 8:05:44 AM
  • Specific regulations also give consumers peace of mind. Banks, for example, are FDIC insured, protecting deposits in checking and savings accounts in the event the bank defaults. Additionally...
    Created: 7/22/2019 6:55:23 AM
  • to move a property. Knock uses computer algorithms to forecast changes in home sales prices so it can acquire houses for customers and help with sales. The firm is predicting that 65% of...
    Created: 7/22/2019 6:23:41 AM
  • meetings.“If the Fed does a quarter-percentage point rate cut, then the mortgage rates will go down by the same amount. As you know, many ARMs and HELOCs (home equity lines of credit) will likely...
    Created: 7/22/2019 4:15:57 AM
  • Several key mortgage rates receded today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both tapered off. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, the most...
    Created: 7/22/2019 4:15:52 AM
  • the market and 44% say it increases the dollar amount offered. The NAR profile shows that 95% of agents recommend decluttering to their clients before they put their home on th...
    Created: 7/22/2019 3:04:43 AM