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Homes Now Selling For Less Than Asking Price

The average sale-to-list-price ratio fell to 99.8% in August, the first time it has been below 100% since March 2021, Redfin said.

by Ellen Chang in Real Estate 4 MIN

Fiercest Homebuying Competition Is For the Cheapest Properties, Zillow Says

Buyers are flocking to the lowest-priced homes in many markets, according to a Zillow report.

by Ellen Chang in Real Estate 5 MIN

Homebuyers Are Backing Out of Deals as Slowing Market Boosts Negotiating Power

Homebuyers have started to back out of some real estate deals as a slowing market gives them more power to negotiate.

by Ellen Chang in Real Estate 5 MIN

Share of Homebuyers Looking to Relocate Jumps to a Record

Homebuyers have shifted searches to include cities that are cheaper, allowing their monthly mortgages to fit better within their budgets.

by Ellen Chang in Real Estate 5 MIN


Guest Commentary: How Fannie Mae’s LIHTC Supports Affordable Housing

Far Rockaway Village in New York is the kind of housing Fannie Mae wants to invest more in: Homes that low-income people can afford in their own neighborhood.

by DANA BROWN in Opinion 4 MIN

Opinion: Was the Shift of Housing Demand to the Suburbs Real?

Construction data shows outlying counties of smaller metro areas experienced a 20.7% growth rate. Somewhat more dense small metro core areas posted a smaller 15.7% annual growth rate.

by ROBERT DIETZ in Opinion 2 MIN

Opinion: Can Mortgage Rates Avoid a Taper Tantrum As Fed Exits Market?

The last time the Fed signaled the end of a bond-buying program, mortgage rates jumped more than a percentage point in the span of two months.

by Kathleen Howley in Opinion 3 MIN

Market Snapshot

Daily Rates

Avg. of rates locked on September 14, 2022

30-Yr. Conforming

6.124% 0.038

30-Yr. FHA

5.903% 0.042

30-Yr. VA

5.774% 0.053

Rate Trends

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Real Estate

Blackstone’s Exit From Single-Family Buying Signals Easing Competition for Homes

Blackstone's Home Partners of America said it will stop buying single-family homes in 38 U.S. markets, another sign the real estate market is cooling.

by Kathleen Howley in Real Estate 5 MIN

As Cash Offers Begin to Wane, First-Time Buyers Are Back in the Game

Competition is starting to weaken, giving buyers more time to find a property before it's snatched up.

by Ellen Chang in Real Estate 5 MIN


May’s Jobs Increase Exceeds Expectations, Supporting Fed’s Tightening Path

The economy added 390,000 jobs in May, giving leeway to Federal Reserve policymakers to pursue an aggressive plan to tighten monetary policy.

by Kathleen Howley in Economy 2 MIN

Confidence in the Economy Drops to the Lowest Level Since the Great Recession

Economic confidence in the U.S. reached the lowest level since 2009, according to a Gallup poll conducted last month.

by Kathleen Howley in Economy 2 MIN

Home Loans

A First-Time Buyer's Guide to Mortgage Pre-Approval

Despite the importance of lining up financing, fewer than 1 in 10 buyers begin the process by contacting a bank, mortgage lender or broker.

by Kate Hornsby in Home Loans 5 MIN

How Hard is It for Self-Employed People to Get a Mortgage?

Self-employed Americans can have more challenges due to the variability of their income.

by TERESA TENNYSON in Home Loans 6 MIN


CFPB Sues TransUnion Alleging Violation of Order on 'Deceptive Practices'

The CFPB sued TransUnion, one of the nation’s largest credit bureaus, claiming it violated a 2017 consent order.

by Kathleen Howley in Credit 2 MIN

Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion Change the Way They Report Medical Debt

The three largest credit reporting companies in the U.S. announced last week they will remove about 70% of medical collection debt from consumer records.

by Kathleen Howley in Credit 2 MIN

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