Mortgage rates show little change but are expected to move higher

Mortgage rates show little change but are expected to move higher

This post was originally published on this siteAfter a month of increases, the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to 3.55 percent this week.

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Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

This post was originally published on this siteExisting-home sales rose 8.5% last year from a year earlier to 6.12 million, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday.

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Will New York Copy California’s Most Successful Housing Reform?

Will New York Copy California’s Most Successful Housing Reform?

This post was originally published on this site  In a truly rare turn of events, California’s successful approach to legalizing more types of housing is serving as inspiration for reforms elsewhere in the country. Over the past several years, lawmakers in the Golden State have passed a suite of bills...

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Building and Renting Single-Family Homes Is Top-Performing Investment

Building and Renting Single-Family Homes Is Top-Performing Investment

This post was originally published on this siteInvestors are finding that homes built to rent are the hottest corner of the U.S. property market.

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Business emerges as winner in framework deal

Business emerges as winner in framework deal

This post was originally published on this siteBusiness interests are emerging as winners in President Biden’s social spending and climate plan unveiled Thursday.The White House proposal to invest in clean energy, child care, education, housing and other Democratic priorities has sparked an…

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Home-Price Growth Holds at Record in August

Home-Price Growth Holds at Record in August

This post was originally published on this siteThe Case-Shiller index rose 19.8% as demand remains robust despite skyrocketing prices pushing some buyers out of the market.

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U.S. Home Sales Jumped 7% in September

U.S. Home Sales Jumped 7% in September

This post was originally published on this siteThe increase in existing-home sales last month followed a late-summer drop in mortgage rates.

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As housing concerns mount, cities, states steer billions in COVID funds to address crisis

As housing concerns mount, cities, states steer billions in COVID funds to address crisis

This post was originally published on this siteMayors are tapping COVID-19 funds to take on an affordable housing crisis. But some say real progress depends on Biden’s $3.5 trillion spending bill.     

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