With interest rates expected to stay low while wages and the overall economy grow in conjunction, Fannie Mae again boosted its single-family mortgage origination outlook for 2019, 2020 and 2021.
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News & Features
If you're in the market for a home in Walla Walla, Wash., options may feel a little slim lately.January 22
Sales of previously owned homes jumped in December to the best pace in nearly two years as historically low interest rates continued to lure buyers despite record-low inventory.January 22
The median price paid for an existing, single-family home in the Bay Area fell in 2019 for the first full year since 2011, according to the California Association of Realtors.January 21
Citibank is on the hook for just under $18 million in flood insurance violations, according to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.January 21
The inventory of homes for sale is at a seven-year low and that is likely to continue to shrink in the coming months, a Zillow report said.January 21
- CFPB to extend 'qualified mortgage' exemption for GSEs, report says
- FHFA revives the idea of tighter underwriting to address PACE risks
- Why this regional bank is dumping N.Y. multifamily loans
- Dearth of for-sale inventory causes home price jump in December
- Loan officer average compensation flat even with increased volume