Rising home values and mortgage rates are putting home affordability out of reach for more families.
In Phoenix, rising home values have enabled lenders to sell foreclosed homes for more than what the home owners owed on their mortgages. The owners may have a right to the excess proceeds.
The mortgage giant is offsetting loan risks by tapping the reinsurance industry to guard against future losses.
Since the beginning of 2012, suburban markets have accounted for 87 percent of office demand. That follows vacancy rates in some areas of the country that spiked above 30 percent during the recession.
Mortgage delinquency rates fell in the third quarter, marking it the seventh consecutive quarter for such a decrease.
The areas experiencing the highest foreclosure rates tend to be judicial states, which are prone to delays in the foreclosure process.
J.D. Power releases the results of its 2013 survey showing the mortgage lenders that customers rank the highest.
Home buyers who make cash deposits to their checking accounts that don't come from payroll checks or income tax refunds during the processing of a mortgage likely will face delays in closing, lending experts warn.
In a bathroom remodel, should you be paying more attention to the toilet? There've been plenty of upgrades to toilets in recent years.
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