The Senate Banking Committee has set a hearing to examine the reforms next week
An improvement in senior home values helps drive the increase
Many homeowners in the bottom third of markets are emerging from negative equity and are finally in a position to sell, just in time for millennials to enter the housing market in greater numbers in 2015.
Home buyers who want to put down less than 20% for jumbo GSE-backed mortgages will have higher interest rates.
Not everyone has the mental stamina required to undergo a large-scale renovation.
We can already see that the population is aging and becoming more diverse, but how will those trends play out at the local and regional levels? See what your city will look like in 15 years with Urban Institute's new interactive tool.
The two big banks will pay big for their roles in an illegal mortgage kickback scheme.
Altisource has let go hundreds of its employees due to shrinking revenue at its biggest client.