Mortgage rate trap is making the housing market worse

One big factor that helped numerous homeowners save money is ultimately hurting homebuyers. Call it the…

As Mortgage Rates Rise, Home Sellers Fear Time Is Running Out to Cash In

Blood pressure is now rising along with home prices and mortgage rates as homeowners fear missing…

US mortgage interest rates hit 5%, good news for housing market — Quartz

After falling to historic lows last year, mortgage rates are rising sharply. On April 5, they…

It Is Not Too Late For Cincinnati To Adopt Housing Density Measures

Ohio, Cincinnati, Mount Adams Historic Neighborhood, Brick Townhouses, Woman Power Walking, . (Photo … [+] by:…

Homebuilders turn to mixed-use districts, master-planned communities

Americans who are short on cash to make rent may need to face an uncomfortable reality:…

Why Is California’s Department of Fair Housing and Employment Harassing Activision and Tesla?

From when Elon Musk was very young he “plotted an escape from his surroundings and dreamed…

Dallas Fed sees signs of a housing bubble

A housing bubble could be brewing, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, as home…

My wife and I have $750,000 in savings and earn over $144,000 a year. Can we afford to spend $5,000 per month on housing?

Financial advisers recommend spending no more than 30% of take-home pay on housing. I have always…

Is the Housing Market Going to Crash? With Rising Mortgage Rates and Sky-high Home Prices, First-Time Buyers Are Being Locked Out

When Kellie Stofko and her fiancé, Liam McRae, started house hunting last August, it was with…

Housing Market Faces a World of Pain

Several ominous signs face the housing market. First, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage soared to a…

Bricktrade: The Solution to the Global Housing Shortage

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New Tax On High Earners And Billions For Police, Housing And More

Topline President Joe Biden on Monday released a $5.8 trillion budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal…

Mortgage rates keep spiking, freaking out an anxious housing market

Think 4% was bad? Mortgage rates are shooting up even further. It’s rattling a housing market…

Mortgage rate soars closer to 5% in its second huge jump this week

The rate for the most common kind of mortgage just surged again. The average rate on…

Home sales fall in February ahead of key spring selling season

A home with a sign indicating that it is under contract to be sold is seen…

Why Housing May Not Get as Hammered as Usual in This Rate Hike Cycle

Traditional home buyers are sure to be pinched by rising mortgage rates, but better-financed investors could…

Weekend reads: the slowing housing market and inverted yield curve signal a coming recession

It is human nature to fear missing out as prices skyrocket, But all bubbles burst eventually.…

Three reasons why Barbara Corcoran says this housing market is best of her lifetime

The hot real estate market has made it nearly impossible for even a Federal Reserve governor…

New Home Sales Fell In February As Plunging Affordability Poses ‘Challenging Year’ For Housing Market

Topline New home sales unexpectedly fell last month to the lowest level since November, continuing a…

Mortgage refinance demand plunges 14%, as interest rates spike higher

A sharp increase in mortgage interest rates is taking its toll on loan demand, especially refinances.…

Mortgage rates are surging faster than expected, economists lower home sales forecasts

A home is offered for sale on January 20, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson |…

Could housing crack before inflation does?

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‘Reduced competition.’ 5 predictions for the housing market in 2022, from economists and real estate pros

We’ve already seen rates rise in the early months of 2022, and some pros say that…

Older Americans, Flush With Housing and Stock Portfolio Wealth, Poised to Revive Spending This Year

Covid-19 kept many older Americans on the sidelines of the recovery in consumer spending as they…

Foreclosures have jumped 70%. Here’s what that says about the housing market

The foreclosure uptick indicates that the economic — and especially employment recovery — is not complete,…

More than 70% of savers are worried that inflation will affect their ability to retire

Inflation just hit its highest level in 40 years. Future inflation expectations have risen by a…

Single-family rent sets record, led by homes in Florida and Arizona

A house for rent in Corona Del Mar, California. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Demand for single-family…

There’s ‘nowhere to hide’ for consumers as inflation hits food, gas, housing

David Sacks | Getty Images Consumer prices are rising at their fastest pace in decades —…

Brief drop in mortgage rates sparks mini refinance boom

A single family home is shown for sale in Encinitas, California. Mike Blake | Reuters After…

Federal Reserve may cause recession from fewer Bond Asset Purchases

Members of the Federal Reserve are debating how quickly to reduce the central bank’s portfolio of…