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April 25, 2017

How Fannie Mae is quashing school debt

The massive amount of student debt carried by college graduates could become less of an…
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March 24, 2017

Will trended credit data result in more mortgage approvals?

With foreclosures at a 10-year low, a good case can be made to take a look…
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March 23, 2017

Would-be borrowers could be another $150B in business

With the big drop off in refinancing, lenders are beginning to realize there is a…
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January 27, 2017

Fannie Mae takes step that may fuel single-family rental growth

The government has begun subsidizing the institutionalized single-family rental market, signaling an endorsement of Wall Street’s buy-to-rent housing bet as homeownership lags.…
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December 27, 2016

Real estate industry favors Mnuchin’s GSE privatization proposals

Should the federal government privatize government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac? Yes, according…
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December 9, 2016

What will happen to mortgage rates in 2017? 7 expert opinions

Throughout 2015 and 2016, buyers enjoyed historically low mortgage rates for many months — which…
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December 6, 2016

Fannie Mae discrimination lawsuit could have repercussions for agents

Real estate agents and brokers who are listing agents for Fannie Mae, take note: A…
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December 6, 2016

8 experts predict what the 2017 housing market has in store

It’s been one unprecedented 2016, between the Brexit vote, the continued persistence of low mortgage…
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December 1, 2016

RIP Fannie and Freddie: 1968-2017?

The new Treasury Secretary nominee, Stephen Mnuchin (who has no doubt suffered since his crib…
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November 11, 2016

NAR: Why election day was a good day for Realtors

For the nation’s 1.2 million Realtors, election day was about more than Donald Trump’s selection as…
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November 2, 2016

SoFi returns to student loan debt relief roots

When a group of Stanford University friends got together and founded Social Finance Inc. — commonly…
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October 19, 2016

What home builders need that agents can deliver

As winter approaches, many agents watch their book of business dwindle as more and more…
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October 18, 2016

Where’d all the starter homes go? They’re rentals

The lack of starter home inventory for first-time homebuyers has been documented over the past…
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October 7, 2016

Latest consumer sentiment housing research sounds ‘a note of caution’

Mortgage rates have hovered at or below 3.50 percent since July, but in the latest…
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September 23, 2016

Is a lack of appraisers causing real estate closing delays?

Have you noticed a sudden shift in the amount of time it takes a house…
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August 23, 2016

Say goodbye to foreclosures and hello to new homeowners

Since the housing crisis began, distressed properties — foreclosures, short sales and bank-owned real estate…
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August 22, 2016

What ever happened to ‘skin in the game’?

Seven years ago, the Wall Street maxim, having “skin in the game,” became a popular…
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August 16, 2016

How happy are renters in tech industry cities?

According to a new study, not all renters are living a care-free life — and it’s…
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