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  • American spending on home improvements and repairs has seen steady growth as the slow housing market has convinced many to stay put and renovate instead. But this growth is expected to slow in the coming year, according to a new report released ...
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    19 October 2018, 6:26 pm
  • With home prices and interest rates both on the rise, will more people look to renting as their only “affordable” option for housing? It looks like that might already be happening. Here's a deep dive into what's happening right now....
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    19 October 2018, 4:15 pm
  • After weeks of continual increases, mortgage rates finally slowed down, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater said the modest decline in mortgage rates is a welcome respite fro...
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    18 October 2018, 2:24 pm
  • Consumer credit card debt hit a record high of $1 trillion in early 2018, and on the rise, too, is Americans’ struggle to climb their way out. Financial stress is affecting not only relationships, but sleep as well as our day-to-day lives. It...
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    17 October 2018, 9:00 pm
  • This week, fear of interest rate spikes contributed to a decrease in housing stocks after analysts lowered ratings and price targets for several companies in the housing industry, according to an article written by Jim Bounds for CNBC....
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    17 October 2018, 6:18 pm
  • Mortgage applications continued to decrease for the week ending October 12, 2018, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. According to the report, the average contract interest rate for 5/...
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    17 October 2018, 12:52 pm
  • Both Wells Fargo and Bank of America rolled out digital mortgage applications this year, and the megabanks revealed Tuesday just how much the programs are already being utilized by mortgage applicants. Hint: A lot. Click the headline to find out...
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    16 October 2018, 7:56 pm
  • Bank of America reveals that 70% of Millennials are now prioritizing homeownership above other major life milestones, including starting a family. According to the study, Millennials equate homeownership with personal and financial success....
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    16 October 2018, 7:52 pm
  • Valuations provider Veros predicts seven of the 10 top-appreciating markets in the next 12 months will be in Washington and Nevada, and that the most populated metro areas will see a 4.5% uptick in appreciation. "We are forecasting that the over...
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    16 October 2018, 3:19 pm
  • Mortgage debt is traditionally the largest debt Americans hold, but student loans are steadily climbing higher on the list. A recent study by LendingTree seeks to uncover how mortgage debt stacks up against student loan debt, listing the cities ...
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    15 October 2018, 11:46 pm
  • The Federal Housing Finance Agency, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have partnered to launch Mortgage Translations, which will provide housing professionals with a centralized clearinghouse of online resources to assist borrowers with limited English...
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    15 October 2018, 5:38 pm
  • New data from Yardi indicates that more than 200,000 multifamily units are at risk due to Hurricane Michael. Virginia Beach, Virginia, Wilmington, North Carolina, and Tallahassee, Florida, are the cities with the most multifamily units in harm...
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    12 October 2018, 9:05 pm
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