With mortgage rates rising and the supply of affordable homes dwindling, first-time buyers are finding themselves increasingly left out in the cold
Paul Manafort, former campaign chair for President Donald Trump, took out 3 separate loans from Federal Savings Bank
(AEI - American Enterprise Institute) -- Today, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) will be running its third ad presenting what it calls “FHA Facts“. The NAR apparently supports the FHA’s decades-long loan insurance nightmare that has resulted in an estimated 3.2 million dashed homeowner dreams since 1975. This represents a failure rate over 37 years of 1 in 7 families who have gotten an FHA loan. This is nothing short of scandalous.
Could the CFPB be worried that its ability-to-repay/qualified mortgage rule is already contracting the availability of mortgage credit?
(Bloomberg) - Construction spending in the U.S. unexpectedly fell in January following the biggest back-to-back gain in a year, reflecting a slump in nonresidential and government projects.
What a wonderful and exciting time for those professionals involved in Ohio's real estate market from the broad sense down to the local community markets. Exciting not only for Realtors, but also for contractors, builders, inspectors and let's not forget the banks.
RealtyTrac reported today 947,995 U.S. properties in some stage of foreclosure or bank-owned (REO) were sold during the year, a decrease of 6 percent from 2011 and down 11 percent from 2010.