Tag Archives: Real Estate

Late payments on mortgages hit 3-year low in 2Q

LOS ANGELES — U.S. homeowners are getting better about keeping up with their mortgage payments, driving the percentage of borrowers who have fallen behind to a three-year low, according to a new report. Still, the rate of decline remains slow, ...

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Robert Nusgart: Cash-out refinancing has all but vanished

In the last couple of years there has been a frenzy of home owners who have refinanced. Not just once. Maybe twice. Even three times. They’ve lowered their rates. They’ve lowered their monthly payments. They’ve lowered the number of years ...

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U.S. home values have hit bottom, Zillow says

SEATTLE — U.S. home values have risen four consecutive months, Zillow.com said on Tuesday, a trend that led the housing website to declare that the market has turned the corner from its five-year slump. “After four months with rising home ...

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Realities of Real Estate: Mid-Year Market Update

Now that we’re halfway through 2012, it seems like a good time to take a snapshot of how real estate is performing. In the past, measuring the market has been made somewhat difficult by the implementation of federal programs designed ...

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