As the Federal Reserve and other regulators roll back some post-2008 banking and lending regulations, some worry that the economy may put at risk during the next downturn,
Diversified investment portfolios, including investment in real estate, is more important than ever. Here's why an industry expert suggest "passive" investment.
Though over half of millennials are now homeowners, a lack of knowledge about the mortgage market may be keeping the other half from buying.
Is having debt a good thing? A new study by LendingTree found a correlation between mortgage debt and life expectancy, as higher debt relative to income is linked to higher life expectancy. “That trend reaffirms the idea that homeownership is ultimately a good thing—this is despite the fact that a mortgage is one of the ...
As a possible recession looms, the White House is weighing its options as to how best to protect the U.S. economy. How could this change, as well as other recent economic developments, impact the housing market?
Despite declines in other construction types, the number of single-family homes built-for-rent has held steady. Here's why many Americans are choosing to rent.
As California faces a housing crisis, California Governor Gavin Newsom is considering how to spend $331M from a settlement with mortgage lenders on legal aid for homeowners and renters.
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A survey by the National Association of Business Economics (NABE) revealed that most of the surveyed economists believe a recession will begin by 2020 or 2021. “Survey respondents indicate that the expansion will be extended by the shift in monetary policy, and most expect the next economic recession will occur later than anticipated when the ...
In this Video Spotlight an expert economist discusses why housing market observers should ease their concern about an imminent housing market correction.
A study examined the FHA’s program for distressed assets and the ways in which it could be improved. Here’s what it recommended.
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