The president's recent criticism of the Fed could lead it to take more aggressive action on interest rates to prove its independence
Higher mortgage rates are expected to constrain origination volumes
Investor Bill Ackman's Pershing Square hedge fund has purchased a nearly 10% stake in both Fannie and Freddie. But with the government insisting on burying the companies, is it a sucker's bet?
On Friday, the nation's biggest bank agreed to pay $4.5bn to settle investors' claims that it sold them shoddy mortgages.
A former mortgage originator and real estate agent is headed to prison for his role in a $2.5 million mortgage fraud scheme.
A new mortgage rule scheduled for implementation in January should be delayed for a year to study the harm it might cause consumers and originators, according to an industry head.
A Georgetown University law professor says the settlement, which was agreed upon in 2011, isn't fair to bondholders.
Housing affordability continued to slide in the third quarter, spurred by rising rates and increased prices.