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Kyle G. Horst is a reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of the University of Texas at Tyler, he has worked for a number of daily, weekly, and monthly publications in South Dakota and Texas. With more than 10 years of experience in community journalism, he has won a number of state, national, and international awards for his writing and photography including best newspaper design by the Associated Press Managing Editors Group and the international iPhone photographer of the year by the iPhone Photography Awards. He most recently worked as editor of Community Impact Newspaper covering a number of Dallas-Ft. Worth communities on a hyperlocal level. Contact Kyle G. at [email protected]

Accountability for Equifax

Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), has vowed to hold credit bureau Equifax accountable for repeated slights against American Consumers in an open letter published Aug. 10.  The letter follows recent news that Equifax sent ...

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Homebuyer Competition Falls to Early-Pandemic Levels

Now recording its sixth month of decline, homebuyer competition has now fallen to levels seen during the initial throes of the pandemic.  According to Redfin, 44.3% of home offers written by their agents faced competition in July 2022. This seasonally-adjusted ...

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Most Metro Areas Post Double-Digit Q2 Price Gains

Despite market influences that are pushing up mortgage rates and slumping home sales numbers during the second quarter of 2022, most metropolitan areas still saw double-digit annual price gains compared to the previous quarter.  This new information comes by way ...

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How Is ‘Seasonality’ Impacting Foreclosure Rates?

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ATTOM Data, has released the latest iteration of its Foreclosure Market Report for July 2022 and found that there were a total of 30,358 properties with some form of foreclosure filing against it.  Default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions ...

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