Rates Up Slightly

April 15, 2019

Loan applications are down after a slight rate increase, indicating that rates are important to borrowers.
Home Improvement Spending Rises

April 15, 2019

A new study shows that people are spending more on renovations as well as staying in their homes longer.
The Repair Solution

April 15, 2019

New services allow buyers and sellers to accurately estimate repair costs.
Facebook Eliminates Targeted Advertising Program for Housing

April 15, 2019

Following litigation filed by advocacy groups, Facebook eliminates targeted criteria from housing advertisements.
Foreclosures Fall to Lowest Level Since 2000

April 8, 2019

Delinquency rate fell to 4.1% last year, down 1.2% from previous year.
New Housing Legislation Introduced

April 8, 2019

This new legislation addresses temporary tax provisions that expired in 2017.
Rates Hold Steady

April 8, 2019

After a drop last week, rates show little movement.
What Does the Inverted Yield Curve Mean for the Economy?

April 8, 2019

Inverted yield curves typically occur before recessions, though for now, this is not the case.
Buying a Home Just Got Easier

April 8, 2019

Low interest rates and stagnating home prices make for a buyer’s market this spring.
Home Equity is on the Rise

April 8, 2019

Home equity increased by an average of $9,700 in 2018.
Still the American Dream

April 1, 2019

The majority of Americans still place an importance on owning a home.
Originations Market Projected to Grow Modestly

April 1, 2019

Employment numbers are expected to slip, but originations are still projected to grow.
The CFPB Releases First-Time Homebuyer Data

April 1, 2019

Results breakdown the rate of VA, FHA, and USDA usage.
Rates are Down Again

April 1, 2019

Potential economic slowdown causes interest rates to lower yet again.
Here Comes the Jobs Report

April 1, 2019

The March Jobs Report will be an important indicator of economic strength.
A Quarter Through the Year…

March 26, 2019

Through the first quarter, the volatile jobs market has kept interest rates low.
Rates are Down Again

March 26, 2019

Rates continue to fall as homebuying season begins.
Ownership Gains Momentum

March 26, 2019

Homeownership in the U.S. has been steadily growing since 2016.
FHA Updates TOTAL Scorecard

March 26, 2019

New guidelines will dictate how FHA manages risk with lower credit scores.
Delinquency Rates Fall to Lowest Point Since 2000

March 18, 2019

The strong economy has helped drive the delinquency rate to its lowest point in nearly two decades.