Building new homes could help the housing market enjoy a brisk pace of growth towards the end of the year, according to a Freddie Mac report. Here’s why.Read More »
The Week Ahead: Spotlight on Disaster Preparedness
On Wednesday, a Disaster Preparedness Summit hosted by the Five Star Institute will focus on strategizing best practices for future disaster response. Here’s what else is happening in The Week Ahead.Read More »
Caliber Launches New Jumbo Loans Product
Caliber's jumbo loan borrowers may qualify for up to $3 million in loan funds with as little as 5 percent down and a 700 FICO score by using this product.Read More »
And the Best Age to Become a Homeowner Is …
A new survey found an optimistic answer to the question of when is it a good age to become a homeowner. But can young Americans reach this milestone?Read More »
Is A ‘Generational Housing Bubble’ Taking Shape?
As baby boomers age and begin to exit the housing market, concerns arise in regards to who will take their place as homeowners, according to a Fannie Mae study. Here are the details.Read More »
Is Homeownership Losing Out to Renting?
A new report shows a steady trend of depleting homeownership over a 10-year period. And that current market conditions are not making the trend especially reversible. Here’s why.Read More »
Aligning Housing and Sustainability Goals in California
It has been a decade since the Sustainable Communities and Climate Protection Act (Senate Bill 375) was passed in California. Recently, a study by the Terner Center for Housing Innovation at the Berkeley University explored how the housing provisions of SB ...Read More »
Why Homeowners are Losing Sleep Over Rising Debt
A recent survey found that a third of American homeowners are concerned about their rising debt, but are at a loss as to how to solve the problem. Click through to learn more about the survey’s findings.Read More »
Is the Housing Market Over-leveraged?
Noting a strong correlation between housing leverage and serious delinquency, researchers at the New York Fed answer the question of whether homeowners are currently over-leveraged and how likely they are to default if home prices begin to slide.Read More »
Foreclosure Trends on the Horizon
Despite historically low levels of foreclosures, are there any indicators suggesting that a reversal is coming? A webinar on Tuesday addressed this question, along with the overall performance of the housing market in the first half of 2018.Read More »