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Five Trends to Watch For in Real Estate

What will happen to housing demand, home prices, and mortgages? Will things get better for buyers? Here are some predictions for the rest of this year.

Expect Mortgage Rates to Tick Up a Bit This Month

Rates are more likely to go up than down because an increased pace of vaccinations will give hope of an improving economy.

Treasury Secretary Voices Opposition to Freeing Fannie, Freddie Now

The White House signals it won’t free Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government control before the Trump administration leaves office.

Housing and Mortgage Trends to Watch For in 2021

Mortgage rates could drop even lower, but millions of renters are still in peril. The pandemic will continue to touch every corner of the housing market in 2021.

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Up on Effort to Speed Independence

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shares leaped after a media report that their oversight agency is trying to speed their escape from government control.

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The Good Times Are Over for Startups

Sequoia Capital and Y Combinator have told startups that cutting costs is a priority.

Elon Musk Throws Dogecoin a Lifeline

Elon Musk will soon allow Dogecoin to purchase SpaceX merchandise.

Disney Fans Angry, Excited About New Guardians of the Galaxy Ride

The theme park company has opened Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind and not everyone is happy despite the ride getting wonderful reviews.

Aurora Cannabis Slashing Weed Capacity in Profitability Push

Aurora is slashing its production capacity as it builds a runway toward positive Ebitda a year from now.