With tax reform out of the way, Congress needs to make housing-finance reform a top priority, mortgage executives say
The examination comes amid a legal dispute for the bureau’s leadership
Should a second mortgage on an underwater home be voided during bankruptcy if the home’s value has dropped below the first mortgage’s balance?
One more global economic giant is sliding, but does it matter here in the U.S,? Doesn’t look like it; investors and traders ignoring it as is the situation with the U.S. equity markets.
Guidelines between what is considered to be a brokered transaction and a secondary market transaction under the model is vague. Here’s what mini-correspondents can do to avoid subjecting their transactions to further scrutiny.
The FHFA director is expected to defend his proposal on expanding credit, including the 3% down payment plan, in front of Congress this Wednesday.
Stagnant wages are still weighing on consumers, as median-income households can only afford homes in 10 of the 25 largest U.S. metro areas. Does your city make the most affordable metro area list?
One strong indicator that your local real estate market is alive and kicking is a strong job market. Here’s a look at the employment conditions in some of the hottest housing markets.