01/06/14 - 11:09 AM EST
Earnings kicks off next week, but there is plenty on the political and regulatory front.
01/03/14 - 01:26 PM EST
The mortgage industry is in for several changes in 2014, but the outlook for credit is starting to pick up.
01/02/14 - 01:38 PM EST
The FHFA entered into settlements with seven financial institutions in 2013 over private-label securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the run-up to the financial crisis. It still has cases pending against 12 other banks.
01/02/14 - 07:38 AM EST
As the cost of homeownership and renting soar, Washington is likely to focus on easing credit and improving affordability.
12/31/13 - 09:54 AM EST
The widely followed Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Index showed growth year-over-year and month-to-month roughly in line with consensus estimates.
12/30/13 - 10:17 AM EST
The number of contracts signed to purchase previously owned homes rose after five months of declines, but fell short of analysts' projections.
12/30/13 - 09:42 AM EST
Home price gains slowed further in October, with several cities actually seeing a decline in values, according to the latest data from Lender Processing Services.
12/24/13 - 10:34 AM EST
Sales of newly built homes were at a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 464,000, against consensus estimates of 450,000. The Census Bureau also revises upward estimates for August, September and October.
12/24/13 - 08:21 AM EST
The latest mortgage application survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association shows a drop in both refinance and purchase applications, as borrowers reacted to the Fed's plan to taper bond purchases.
12/23/13 - 11:46 AM EST
Investors accounted for 18.8% of all home purchases in November and are gaining share in the non-distressed home market.