Mortgage or Deed of Trust?



When real estate purchasers apply for a loan, they call it a mortgage. In about 35 of the states, a mortgage is what they will sign at closing.

CoreLogic: Mortgage delinquencies spike following natural disasters



Natural disasters such as wildfires, flooding and hurricanes are having a considerable impact on mortgage delinquencies, according to new research from real estate analytics firm CoreLogic.

Black Knight report shows foreclosure crisis is almost over



With U.S. housing markets steadily continuing their recovery from the last decade’s financial crisis, distress markers are diminishing faster than ever.

Foreclosure Investing for Pennies on the Dollar



In today’s hot real estate market, many buyers and investors have forgotten about the foreclosure market. The market may be slower today but the foreclosure market never dries up completely.

Wave of foreclosures could hit Puerto Rico



Puerto Rico could be hit with a fresh wave of foreclosures as a three-month moratorium on repayments that followed the devastation of Hurricane Maria comes to an end.

Foreclosures fell by 40% at the end of 2016, CoreLogic reports



The number of foreclosures completed in December fell 40% from a year earlier, according to data released Tuesday by CoreLogic.

Ex-homeowners missing out on foreclosure cash



What with surging real estate values in many parts of the U.S., some foreclosed homes are netting more than what the lender is owed on the property.

Why the sudden spike in foreclosures last month?



Foreclosure filings jumped by 27 percent in October 2016 compared to the previous month, having previously hit their lowest level in 129 months in September

Home Prices in the South Continue on an Upward Trajectory



The latest market report from Clear Capital shows that home prices in the south of the country are continuing to track upwards, while price increases are slowing down in the West.

Home Equity and Foreclosures are Up



Midway through the autumn real estate season the national market is very mixed. There has been a slight annual decrease in new mortgage applications (less than a 2 percent dip) as interest rates begin climbing higher just as market watchers have predicted

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