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FDIC Warns Bankers About High Concentrations of CRE Loans
concentrations are below those of bubble years," the presentation said. The FDIC appears to be concerned about high concentration levels of CRE loans on the books of mid-size banks, according......

Baby Boomers Chart New Direction in Housing
Economists are having a tough time figuring out what housing market moves baby boomers will make next. Americans over the age of 55 are veering from previous generations, opting not to retire......

Remodeling Spending Near 2006 Peak
downturn on record,” Will says. The rise of home equity and low mortgage rates have played a big role in the rebound, the Joint Center for Housing notes. That is enticing owners to refinance......

Meet the Mystery Man Behind a Bizarre Las Vegas Squatter Case
filing court cases, for a fee, to help people stall evictions or foreclosures. Also known as Nana-Amartey-Baidoobonso-IAM, among other variations, he is connected to at least five homes in Southern......

Miami Real Estate Keeps Cooling Down
The boom is over. The volume of existing home sales fell again in Miami-Dade County in June, reflecting a real estate market that has settled down after three years of heady, unsustainable......

Maine Home Sales, Median Price Up Again in June
are making their moves." For the three-month period ending June 30, home sales in Maine were up 18.3% from the same period of 2015, and the median price increased by 3.3% to $190,000, according......

State Home Sales Increase, but Inventory Remains Low
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Mortgage Rates: Most Millennials Have Never Seen A 5 Percent Loan, But They Fret About Them Anyway
Mortgage rates rose for the second week, averaging 3.45 percent for......

The 9 states that don't have an income tax
a new job and looking for a house, look for the best mortgage rates today at Bankrate.com . ThomasNorthcut/DigitalVision/ Washington The Evergreen State remains in the no-income-tax fold......

Pot-dealer tenant delays payment, waits for cash crop
RATE SEARCH: Thinking about making an offer to buy a home? Compare mortgage rates on Bankrate today ! Steps to take now Thanks for writing. I mostly read complaints from tenant buyers who are......

National mortgage rates for July 21, 2016
About our Mortgage Rate Tables: The above mortgage loan information is provided to, or obtained by, Bankrate. Some lenders provide their mortgage loan terms to Bankrate for advertising purposes and......

D.R. Horton Reports Higher Earnings as Tight Supplies Fuel Sales
third quarter, up 9% from a year earlier, D.R. Horton said. Home sales completed in the quarter climbed 9% to 1...

Personal Contacts and Referrals: Major Source of Foreign Buyer Leads and Referrals
property accounting for about 47 percent of responses, according to NAR’s recently released 2016 Profile of International Activity in U.S. Residential Real......

Buying home? Sorry, sellers are in charge
well, you're anxious and excited at the same time. At least mortgage rates are awesomely low . Home sales and prices are hotter Existing home sales in June rose to their highest annual......

Home Prices Rose 5.6% in May from Year Earlier
according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The improving job market and low mortgage rates are fueling competition for housing and driving up values. The inventory of previously owned homes......

Existing-Home Sales Ascend Again in June, First-time Buyers Provide Spark
their highest annual pace since February 2007 (5.79 million). Lawrence Yun , NAR chief economist, says the impressive four month streak of sales gains through June caps off a solid first half......

Massachusetts Mortgage Program Aids 'Missing Middle'
think it's going to help a significant amount of people." Mortgage rates under the program will be those offered by participating lenders. Brennan said Cape Cod Five's 30-year fixed rate was......

Sales of Existing Homes Rise to Highest Level in Nine Years
market for 34 days in June, the same as year ago. Single-family home sales climbed 0.8% to an annual rate of 4.92 million while purchases of multifamily properties increased 3.2% to a 650,000......

5 Big Neighborhood Comeback Stories
RealtyTrac's recent study of neighborhoods on the rise, they looked at housing market and neighborhood quality data to determine which areas previously cast aside by investors due to low school......

Home Sales Up as First-Time Buyers Re-Emerge
last month, reaching their greatest share in nearly four years, according to NAR’s latest housing report. Existing-home sales climbed across the country in June, except for the Northeast, as......

Top 7 Cities for Job Growth in the U.S.
Job growth in an area has strongly been tied to a stronger housing market. So which states are expecting a boom in job growth? Here are the 7 states that topped its list: 1. North Dakota......

Housing Market Moving At Fastest Pace In Nearly A Decade, Study Reveals
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Existing home sales hit 9-year high in June
5.56 million. Healthy job gains, record-high stock prices and near-record low mortgage rates stoked June's positive showings, said Lawrence Yun, chief economist at the National Association of......

Mortgage rates for Thursday, July 21
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