A new FairPlay analysis of U.S. mortgage approvals reveals deep inequities in mortgage fairness over time, as data found that mortgage fairness for both applicants in a community declines as the population of Black and Native American residents increases.
Continuing a trend that picked up three months ago, 24.1% of homebuyers are looking to move from one major ...
Most Recent Articles
New-to-credit consumers on the rise, with credit cards being the most common option.
According to a new StorageCafe study, while Florida boasts two of the top three metropolitan areas for retirees, half of the nation’s best retirement destinations were found in the Northeast, with...
For the fifth consecutive month, the S&P Dow Jones Indices reported declining home prices in the U.S., as potential buyers took a bigger step back from the market.
Single women own an estimated 2.64 million more homes than single men nationwide, according to a new LendingTree study, and are more likely to own their homes. Click here to see where the...
A new report found an upward trend in new homebuyer assistance programs amid difficult homebuying conditions.
Pandemic-era loss mitigation plans have been expanded and extended by the FHA going forward. Click through to find out what that means for borrowers and servicers alike.
According to a new Redfin study, as homebuyers adjust to 6% mortgage rates, more homes have gone under contract in January than in the entire fourth quarter, up from a low in November and December.
The share of families living in apartments has reached the highest level in half a century, as a new RentCafe study shows more of those who could purchase a home are choosing instead to rent.
“This recent low point in home sales activity is likely over,” said Lawrence Yun, NAR’s Chief Economist. “Mortgage rates are the dominant factor driving home sales, and recent declines in rates...
On average, the monthly cost of buying a starter home in December 2022 was nearly 50% higher than the cost of renting, according to Realtor.com's Monthly Rental Report.
MBA forecasts rates and home-price growth to soften, which “should help bring more prospective buyers into the market” come spring.
A new report from North American Moving Company examines median prices, tax rates, and other factors to determine 2023’s most affordable regions.
Both raw profits and return on investment have improved nationwide for 11 straight years, shooting up again in 2022 as the national median home price increased 10% to $330,000—another annual record.
Freddie Mac reports the fixed-rate mortgage has fallen to its lowest level since mid-September, as buyers begin to return to the market ahead of the spring homebuying season.
“More than a decade of home price increases has given homeowners record amounts of equity, which protects them from foreclosure should they fall behind on their mortgage payments,” said Molly...
The MBA reports a continued rise in borrower demand, as mortgage application volume rose for the third consecutive week, led by gains in both purchase and refi activity.
According to a new report from Redfin, home prices saw a small increase in January as mortgage-rate drops begin to bring homebuyers back to the market.
The blueprint lays out ways to drive action by the federal, state, and local governments.
A new study from the Joint Center for Housing Studies revealed that annual household growth between 2019 and 2021 averaged between 2.0 million and 2.4 million per year, fueled primarily by...
Former Rocket Mortgage executive is promoted to the CEO role of firm specializing in enterprise quality control, audit, and risk management needs.