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Young Buyers: Student Debt Kills Ownership
according to data from the National Association of REALTORS®.  Read more: NAR’s Student Loan Debt and Housing Report Paying for student loan debt is taking up a sizable portion of people......

Mortgage Rates Jump to 4-Year High
After mostly stagnant activity levels in recent weeks, mortgage rates are back on the move. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to its highest level since January 2014 this week, also seeing......

Homebuilders KB Home, Lennar And Toll Brothers Are in Bear Market Territory
The housing market is far from vibrant as key data continue......

Capital OneVoice: Where To Live After You've Sold Your Home And Waiting On A New Contract
are nearby colleges or universities. The spring generally sees an uptick for home sales and rentals. Each option you consider will increase or decrease in price depending on the time of year......

Central Texas home sales end first quarter with a flourish
The Austin area's home sales and median home sales price both hit record highs for the month of March, bringing the region's housing market to a strong close for the first quarter, the......

3 Steps for Unmarried Couples Looking to Buy
of REALTORS®’s director of survey research and communication, a report from NAR found that the highest share of first-time buyers who are unmarried couples was in 2017—the highest on record since......

Where Singles Are Most Likely to Own
is that many can’t afford to with rising home prices and mortgage rates. For singles, the move to homeownership can especially be tough.  SmartAsset, a personal finance website, analyzed cities......

Market Pulse for May 2018
She also assists in forecasting and analyzing the state and metropolitan area housing market, producing research and articles detailing sectors and the geography of the home building industry......

Toledo-area home sales fall 4.3% in March
new figures from the Toledo Regional Association of Realtors. There were 491 home sales that closed last month compared to 513 in March, 2017. Additionally, the stubborn nationwide problem......

Southern California house prices hit 10-year high
s only county with an increase: Transactions there rose 0.4%. "The housing market performed solidly throughout the state in March, especially in the San Francisco Bay Area, ... (with) the......

Mortgage rates rise to their highest level of 2018
Mortgage rates jumped across the board to their highest point this year as 10-year Treasury yields rose in the past week over economic headlines, according to Freddie Mac. 30-Year FRM 15-Year......

Home borrowing costs jump as average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 4.47%
WASHINGTON — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates climbed upward this week, slightly worsening affordability for homebuyers. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday that the average rate on 30-year......

Tax Bill Won't Stall Efforts to Create, Preserve Affordable Housing
bill was met with a less-than-enthusiastic response by players in the affordable housing market, as phrases such as "a blow to it" and "gutting it" have made headlines. Indeed, it looks like......

Mortgage rates move up for Thursday
Several benchmark mortgage rates climbed today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both moved up. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, the most......

Refinance rates advance for Thursday
Trend Index. Want to see where rates are right now? See local mortgage rates. Average mortgage rates Last week Last updated April 18, 2018. Methodology: The rates you see above are......

Would you pay $1.1M for this derelict house? Someone did
seen strong capital growth." Sydney has the world's second most-expensive housing market behind Hong Kong, according to a report by Australian digital property portal Domain. Even the median......