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May 21, 2013
U.S. home values in April posted their sixth consecutive month of annual price increases of 5 percent or better, the longest such streak since the height of the housing bubble in 2006, the real estate data firm Zillow reported this week.
May 20, 2013
Home sales could increase 15-20 percent above what they currently are if mortgage lenders would return to more traditional credit standards, according to one leading authority on the housing market.
May 16, 2013
Mortgage rates are up for a second straight week, with both 30- and 15-year fixed-rate loans posting significant increases following indications of stronger consumer spending.
May 14, 2013
Freddie Mac has accelerated the launch of its streamlined loan modification program, giving eligible borrowers the opportunity to obtain immediate relief on their delinquent mortgages.
May 13, 2013
Realtors saw their median gross incomes increase by 25 percent in 2012, for only the second increase in 10 years, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) is reporting.