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February 7, 2019

Generation Z: Want to own a home by 30? Here’s how much you need to save a month

Gen Z needs to start saving now If members of Generation Z want to own a home, they need to start saving today. According to new […]
February 5, 2019

Home values are rising at the slowest rate in more than six years

Home prices rose 4.7 percent in December, according to CoreLogic. That is the smallest annual gain since August 2012. Prices are still rising because of the […]
January 17, 2019

The mortgage industry isn’t ready for a foreclosure crisis created by climate change

A foreclosure crisis spurred by climate change is becoming a real threat to the mortgage industry as extreme storms and other natural disasters increasingly occur in […]
January 15, 2019

Shutdown has farmers and their lenders sweating

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history is creating anxiety for farmers and their lenders. The shutdown is restricting cash flow to farmers by halting applications […]
November 14, 2018

Rebuilding high-risk homes from California wildfires could cost $18B

The 48,390 homes dubbed at extreme or high risk from the California wildfires burning through the state could cost $18 billion in reconstruction, according to a […]
November 14, 2018

How much should I put down on a house?

When you start thinking about home buying, the first thing many people think is, “How will I raise the 20% down payment?” Contrary to what you’ve […]
November 14, 2018

More housing markets pass the $1 million mark

The move toward million-dollar housing Million-dollar homes are on the rise. According to new data, over 100 new neighborhoods joined the $1 million housing market this […]
November 14, 2018

Weekly mortgage applications drop 3.2%, hit by tanking stocks and rising rates

Buying a home is generally a person’s single largest investment, and it is therefore an incredibly emotional decision. That may be part of why potential buyers […]
November 14, 2018

Are consumers fed up with the housing market for the wrong reasons?

Consumers blame speculative home flippers and wealthy out-of-towners for soaring home prices, but the blame may be misplaced, given many economists’ views about the broader factors […]