Freddie Improves Condo Requirements
Improvements being made to condominium requirements at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. include valuation process enhancements.
Rising Home Prices Exacerbated by Tariffs
Just as relief was in sight for rapidly escalating home prices, new tariffs from the Donald Trump administration added more fuel to the fire.
Supply Helps Pull Down Existing Home Sales
Although the supply of homes for sale was the most it's been in eight months, the level is still significantly low and helped drive down monthly existing sales.
Midwest Mortgage Firm Settles With AMC
A lawsuit filed by an appraisal management company against a Midwest mortgage banker over unpaid appraisal fees has been settled just before jury deliberations.
Home Prices Continue Rising
Anyone looking for relief from rising home prices didn't find it in the latest set of home price indices. Markets in the western half of the country continued to dominate the increases.
West to Continue Leading Home Price Gains
Home prices in western areas have led national home values higher. Over the next year, the West is expected to be out front of national gains -- which are predicted to weaken.
Existing Home Sales Rise Again, NE Most
For the second consecutive month, the sale of pre-owned residential properties escalated. The biggest month-over-month gain was in the Northeast.
Over 50 Mortgage Related Events in Q2
Among the more than 50 events on Mortgage Daily's Mortgage Conference Calendar for the second quarter are multiple annual trade group conventions, a roundtable and several workshops. An appraisal conference is set for the third quarter.
3 Home Price Indices All Continue Moving Higher
A trio of monthly home price indices indicate that the value of American homes continues to escalate. One forecast has continued growth in house prices.
West Leads Rise in Existing Home Sales
A jump in the sale of pre-owned homes last month in the West led an overall national gain. In the Northeast, however, there was a significant slump amid brutal weather conditions. Average sales prices continued rising.