Although they don’t seem to have dealt the industry a huge blow in the short run, interest-rate increases could put the brakes on homebuying in the long term
Rising interest rates could make younger retirees reconsider taking out reverse mortgage credit lines
Wall Street banks could end up paying almost $50bn to settle federal investigations into their roles in the mortgage meltdown, according to a new analysis
A 71-year-old Ohio man has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for his part in a $1.3 million mortgage fraud scheme
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released new educational materials for borrowers
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is singing the praises of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new mortgage rules, saying on the Senate floor this week that the new regulations will stifle practices aimed at “tricking and trapping” borrowers
Three Republican lawmakers are urging the regulator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to increase mortgage guarantee fees as previously scheduled
Closing costs are always a function of borrowing. Following are options that mitigate the burden of coming up with the extra cash to seal the deal.