Engineers have a seemingly unobjectionable proposal: Make roofs less likely to fly off in hurricanes. So why won’t the homebuilding industry support it?
Extreme flood insurance rate hikes and shoddy floodplain mapping are driving the cost of homeownership up and home values down, industry organizations told Congress
Shale towns overbuilt as oil industry declines… Canadians top foreign buyers of New York property… Tyra Banks lists Beverly Hills mansion for $7.75 million… Real estate firms developing greener properties…
Fed presidents argue in favor of hiking interest rates
Markets are selling off around the world, prompting speculation on whether the Federal Reserve policy makers will now hold off on their first interest-rate increase since 2006
Americans continue to refinance their homes, and here’s why originators will continue to benefit
Here is a hidden source of clients you may have overlooked
As the numbers of applicants for mortgages continues to rise, the need for sharp underwriting has taken on a new importance in the mortgage loan sector – especially with memories of the 2008 market crash still fresh in lenders’ minds.