British mortgage approvals hit a six-month high in February, rising for a third straight month and suggesting the housing market could start to regain momentum, Bank of England data showed on Monday. Mortgage approvals for house purchases numbered 61,760 in February, up from 60,707 in January. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast 61,500 mortgage approvals were made in February. The number of …
The Arizona Housing Finance Authority , acting on behalf of the Arizona Department of Housing, announced that it has launched Home Plus, a new loan program to Maricopa Count
Mortgage rates are the lifeblood of the housing market. The Fed’s plan to help housing began with pushing rates lower in order to allow people to refinance.
Capstead Mortgage Corporation announced today that it will release its fourth quarter 2014 results following the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.
The Obama administration is reducing mortgage-insurance fees that promises to make home loans more accessible to first-time home buyers – a move that could boost the housing market but with some potential risks to US taxpayers.
President Obama today announces a new executive action today designed to make it easier for lower-income Americans to purchase homes, but some experts are worried that increasingly loose housing policy …
Average interest rates on fixed-rate mortgages fell this week to their lowest level since May 2013, Freddie Mac said Thursday.
Cutting down-payment requirements and helping owners to build equity faster are just a couple of ways that the mortgage industry is looking to bolster the housing market in 2015.
Closing out a year of surprisingly low mortgage interest rates, the average rate for a conventional 30-year home loan was 3.87% this week, Freddie Mac said, up slightly from 3.83% a week ago.
Average U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week, but the benchmark 30-year rate stayed near a 19-month low.