The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has announced that new forms simplifying the paperwork that borrowers receive when applying for loans will go into effect in August 2015.
Home buyers who weren't successful this summer at finding a home due to limited inventories and competition from all-cash offers are looking to retry their luck in the winter.
The Office of Inspector General is recommending more oversight of Fannie Mae's short-sale approvals after discovering that it's not keeping up with borrowers' documents.
A low number of homes for sale is pushing home prices up to double-digit gains year-over-year, the National Association of REALTORS® reports.
Commercial real estate leasing patterns are showing growth, and national vacancy rates are projected to decline in 2014. Take a look at NAR's data on office, industrial, retail and multifamily markets.