mortgages

Buyers are going all-out to win bidding wars

What with buyer demand reaching epic levels amid the ongoing housing inventory crisis, some shoppers are stretching their budgets to…

4 years ago

Pros, Cons, and Myths About Reverse Mortgages

According to the National Reverse Lenders Association, more than 1,035,000 households had utilized an FHA-insured reverse mortgage by 2017. The…

4 years ago

The tide is turning as ‘underwater’ homes dry up

While most homeowners are enjoying seeing the value of their properties appreciate, there’s also good news for some of those…

5 years ago

HUD plans tougher limits on reverse mortgages

Reverse mortgages could be about to lose their sheen after the Department of Housing and Urban Development said it will…

5 years ago

Miami Single-Family Home Sales Surge in May

According to a recent press release, Miami’s single-family home market saw its best May in history with total home sales,…

5 years ago

Homebuyers Advised to Start Mortgage Applications Early

An article in Realtor.com is advising people looking to buy a home to begin their mortgage applications earlier rather than…

5 years ago

Negative equity continues to dog real estate markets

There are fewer homeowners underwater on their mortgages, but more than half of those who remain underwater owe at least…

5 years ago

Identify rift between housing affordability and availability grows

A new housing affordability model created jointly by the National Association of Realtors suggests homebuyers at many income levels could…

5 years ago

Mortgage payments account for rising share of borrowers’ incomes

With interest rates and home values on the rise, the typical monthly mortgage payment now requires more of the average…

5 years ago

JP Morgan Agrees to Settle Mortgage Discrimination Lawsuit

According to an article in Reuters, JP Morgan Chase & Co has agreed a $55 million settlement for a US…

6 years ago