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  • Report. The average down payment equaled 7.6 percent of the median home sales price of $263,000, according to the report. “Buying a home has become a full-contact sport in many markets across...
    Created: 12/15/2017 1:57:06 PM
  • Mortgage rates were in a holding pattern this week, even after the Federal Reserve voted Wednesday to hike its benchmark interest rate . “As widely expected, the Fed increased the federal...
    Created: 12/15/2017 1:57:06 PM
  • Created: 12/15/2017 12:54:09 PM
  • the Local Market Reports for the third quarter of 2017. NAR Research produces each quarter the Local Market Reports (LMRs) which provide insights into
    Created: 12/15/2017 12:24:34 PM
  • the mortgage industry for more than 20 years. Atwood specializes in first-time home buyer programs as well as conventional and government loan options. NEW JERSEY MOUNT LAUREL PHH...
    Created: 12/15/2017 6:09:52 AM
  • doubts he'll ever do as well again on a flip. Now foreclosures are very rare," he said. "And these new foreclosures that do come to market are not the same — these are fixed up properties...
    Created: 12/15/2017 6:09:52 AM
  • is that you are working far too hard for too little money. Home sales are slow right now, it takes a lot of work in this market to even make a sale, and then, when you do, there isn’t a lot of...
    Created: 12/15/2017 5:04:23 AM
  • and indicating that more increases are likely to come in 2018. Though mortgage rates aren’t directly tied to the Fed’s benchmark interest rate, they are often influenced by it. Economists...
    Created: 12/14/2017 11:34:21 AM
  • or discriminate against internet traffic, such as streaming video or drone photography. NAR challenged proposals to repeal such rules in formal comments to the FCC in July, saying a rollback...
    Created: 12/14/2017 11:34:20 AM
  • Darrell Clark, who attributes a big part of Philadelphia’s uptick in foreclosures to property homeowners not being adequately notified. Clark, who introduced legislation seeking to protect homeowners...
    Created: 12/14/2017 11:12:28 AM
  • remain gutted, houses in Houston are selling at a solid clip. Single-family home sales across the Houston area were up 7.4% in November compared with the same month last year, according to...
    Created: 12/14/2017 10:01:23 AM
  • wildfires are causing additional inventory shortages in what is already a tight housing market, Redfin said. Ventura County's inventory was down 17.6% in November year-over-year, while prices...
    Created: 12/14/2017 8:50:26 AM
  • had already priced in the rate hike so long-term interest rates, including mortgage rates hardly moved. Mortgage rates held relatively flat across the board, with the 30-year fixed mortgage rate...
    Created: 12/14/2017 8:50:16 AM