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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
This chart shows 15- and 30-year fixed mortgage rates over the past five years. Average 30-year fixed mortgage rates climbed to 4.39 percent this week.
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7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Sens. Tim Johnson and Mike Crapo , the leaders of the Senate Banking Committee, have asked fellow lawmakers engaged in negotiations over a budget deal not to raise loan-guarantee fees charged by Fannie Mae Congressional negotiators have been trying to reach a small-scale budget agreement to avoid future showdowns over fiscal issues that resulted in ... (more)
11 hrs ago | The Review
Farmers in Columbiana County should brace for a combined 45 percent increase in property and soil values in 2014, which is why they are being encouraged to attend a public meeting being held Monday.
15 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A group of eight families who bought homes from Discovery Homes and its Seeno family-related affiliates have sued the builder, claiming the company's sales associates and other representatives deceived them by failing to warn them of an expensive special tax assessment on the Pittsburg homes.
The sound of Danny Shafer's guitar has drifted through Boulder County venues for decades now, and for years, he made his home base in the River Bend Mobile Home Park in Lyons, where he lived with his wife and their two children.
Freddie Mac on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market SurveyA , showing average fixed mortgage increasing strongly following better than expected reports on private job growth and new home sales.
Even though the housing market is showing renewed strength overall, there are underlying differences in valuations and outlooks among Canada's four major cities.
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on the 30-year loan jumped to 4.46 percent from 4.29 percent last week.
In the face of a 16-day government shutdown, Americans were buying new homes at an incredible pace in October, according to the latest report from The Washington Post on Wednesday.
The Dow and the S&P 500 finished lower for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday after investors found few reasons to make big moves, with uncertainty remaining over when the Federal Reserve will start to slow its stimulus.
An economic researcher said Wednesday that Arizona's economy is expanding at a slow but steady pace with population and employment growth rates that outpace most other states.
Government officials said yesterday that the real estate market in Taipei City satisfies the conditions to be designated as a housing bubble.
Sales of new single family homes jumped to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 444,000 in October, up 25.4% from the previous month's revised rate, according to a report issued by the Commerce Department.
In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, photo, Workers frame a home under construction in Matthews, N.C., Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.
The pessimism comes despite a report showing the economy added 215,000 private-sector jobs in November.
US stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday, ahead of a flurry of economic data, including a report on the labour market.