Single females have long been top consumers of real estate, but single females aged 45 to 54 years old are particularly increasing their share in many markets.
A new report by the Government Accountability Office says that the Federal Housing Administration isn't doing enough to ensure it gets the highest returns on its REO inventory.
In areas with high foreclosure rates, nondistressed properties may sell faster — and for more money — if they're advertised that they are "not a short sale," suggests a new study.
Applications for mortgage refinances continued to tumble last week as mortgage rates hovered near two-year highs.
Topics: Mortgage Acts and Practices
Rising mortgage rates are showing no sign of derailing new-home sales.