MarketWatchUS mortgage payments as a share of income just hit a 7-year highMarketWatchThe average monthly mortgage payment made up 15.8% of buyers' income in the fourth quarter of last year, according to real estate website Zillow Z, -0.23% , the biggest share of homeowner income since the second quarter of 2010, thanks to rising ...and more »
ForbesThe Definitive Housing Market And Interest Rate Forecast For 2017ForbesAnd interest rates have already telegraphed the near term future trend with a dramatic move north following the U.S. Presidential election. Almost immediately after the votes were tallied, mortgage rates which had been hovering around 3.50% zoomed up ...
BloombergEveryone Is Suddenly Worried About This US Mortgage-Bond WhaleBloombergUnwinding QE “will be a massive and long-lasting hit” for the mortgage market, said Michael Cloherty, the head of U.S. interest-rate strategy at RBC Capital Markets. He expects the Fed to start paring its investments in the fourth quarter and ...FRB: Press Release--Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement--February 1, 2017Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve SystemWhy the Trump Economic Boom Will Never ComeForeign Policyall 103 news articles »
Refinancing share of US mortgage applications at lowest since 2008 - One America News Network (press release)22 Feb 2017 14:57:15
One America News Network (press release)Refinancing share of US mortgage applications at lowest since 2008One America News Network (press release)Refinancing applications declined with a pickup in mortgage rates as U.S. Treasury yields rose last week following Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony before Congress, where she hinted chances of a rate hike at an upcoming policy meeting ...Current Mortgage Rates Roundup for February 20, 2017: What to Expect from the Week Ahead?Selected Loans5 Worst States to Get a MortgageQuad City TimesMortgage applications fall 2% as buyers are slow to start spring shopping seasonCNBCTotal Mortgage (blog) -GSA Business -Mortgage Broker Newsall 43 news articles »
If you're planning to buy a house this year, here's how the Trump administration could affect you - Business Insider07 Feb 2017 16:16:51
Business InsiderIf you're planning to buy a house this year, here's how the Trump administration could affect youBusiness InsiderEssentially, the suspension of the FHA rate cut stopped a reduction in mortgage insurance premiums for FHA-backed loans, although the cuts hadn't yet gone into effect, said Ralph McLaughlin, chief economist for Trulia. The fee was supposed to be cut by ...and more »
Builder MagazineLed by D-FW, Texas housing set records in 2016Dallas News (blog)"Strong gains in end-of-year home sales activity were a key factor in making 2016 another record year for Texas real estate," said Vicki Fullerton, chairman of the Texas Association of Realtors. "Last year's record home sales activity was fueled by the ...Texas home sales, prices set annual records for second year in a rowPR Newswire (press release)all 2 news articles »
Texas Association of Realtors announces 2016 Texas Real Estate Awards winners - PR Newswire (press release)15 Feb 2017 21:17:00
PR Newswire (press release)Texas Association of Realtors announces 2016 Texas Real Estate Awards winnersPR Newswire (press release)AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Texas Association of Realtors honored the best and brightest of the Texas real estate industry during the association's Texas Realtors 2017 Winter Meeting in Austin, Texas. "Today's Texas ...and more »
Dallas News (blog)Expanding homebuilder opens first two North Texas communitiesDallas News (blog)The company has been building houses here since 2012 when it bought Plano-based Darling Homes. But until this year the Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company had only used the Darling Homes name in the D-FW area. Now Taylor Morrison is opening its first ...
Dallas News5 things to know Wednesday about business in D-FWDallas NewsReal estate agents sold 323,607 homes in the state last year. "Strong gains in end-of-year home sales activity were a key factor in making 2016 another record year for Texas real estate," said Vicki Fullerton, chairman of the Texas Association of Realtors.and more »
HousingWireDeath-row inmate facing final months for murder of Texas real estate agentHousingWire[Correction: The original version of this article stated the execution date was January 25th. This was the prior execution date, which was changed to July 19th]. Death-row inmate Kosoul Chanthakoummane [pictured below] faces his final months the year ...