The Disaster Relief donation, which NAR will distribute, helps support those affected by a disaster, such as the recent flooding in Texas and wildfires in California.
Study: The year after a foreclosure, 7% of ex-owners have a credit score above 680 and 2% above 740; and all credit scores increased by about 10 points each year.
Freddie Mac thinks that less worry over trade helped lift global stock markets, and the resulting impact on bonds nudged the average 30-year FRM higher this week.
The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage hit a three-year low this week, declining to 3.49% from last week’s average of 3.58%.
Pick any hot real estate topic – algae, flood insurance, iBuyers, service animals – the annual convention is a once-per-year chance to change talk into action.
When asked about the best investment for 10-plus years, 31% picked real estate with millennials the top pro-real estate generation.
The small cut isn’t expected to have a big impact on real estate, but it could trigger a slight rate decrease in adjustable rate loans and maybe fixed-rate loans.
Freddie Mac economist: Continued improvement in consumer spending and optimism over an expected Fed cut of short-term interest rates helped spark the increase.
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U.S. home construction slipped a bit in May as a sharp drop in single-family construction
Lynn Osborne has been remodeling two homes.
Although Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell played down speculation of an interest-rate cut this summer only last month
SA faded banner, draped across the second-story balcony of a weather-battered shell of a home, sends a message: "Mexico Beach will rise again."
An Orlando Realtor who operates as a property manager was talking to a potential renter recently who said he had a felony conviction on his record.
Actor and activist Hill Harper, no stranger to offering advice on building financial security, is about to embark on a new venture with Experian to help consumers tap into some technology to instantly improve their credit scores.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Internet Complaint Center (IC3) released its annual report on internet crimes.
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U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week for the fourth straight week
Two visually impaired Massachusetts women filed a lawsuit against Zillow group (Fredericka Nellon and Sofia Montano vs. Zillow Group Inc.)