Monthly Archives: November 2018

House Buyers of America Saves Homeowners from an Uncertain, Fickle Market Cycle

2018-11-27T15:11:12-04:00

The award-winning residential real estate investment company delivers the ability to take control amid an uncertain housing market

CHANTILLY, Va.Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — House Buyers of America (House Buyers) responds to the uncertain climate in the current

House Buyers of America Saves Homeowners from an Uncertain, Fickle Market Cycle2018-11-27T15:11:12-04:00

Annual Home Price Gains Slow According To S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index

2018-11-27T14:57:11-04:00

NEW YORKNov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — S&P Dow Jones Indices today released the latest results for the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices. Data released today for September 2018 shows that the rate of home

Annual Home Price Gains Slow According To S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index2018-11-27T14:57:11-04:00

California REALTORS® applaud FHFA for raising Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conforming loan limits

2018-11-27T14:44:52-04:00

LOS ANGELESNov. 27 /PRNewswire/ — The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement to increase the 2019 conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae

California REALTORS® applaud FHFA for raising Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conforming loan limits2018-11-27T14:44:52-04:00

California home buyers can’t always get what they want, C.A.R. survey finds

2018-11-26T16:17:08-04:00

Buyers purchased smaller homes or compromised on price, neighborhood

LOS ANGELESNov. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — California’s competitive housing market and low housing affordability forced homebuyers to make compromises in their home purchases including price, size, location, and school

California home buyers can’t always get what they want, C.A.R. survey finds2018-11-26T16:17:08-04:00

Genworth Mortgage Insurance Launches GenRATE, a Proprietary Risk-Based Pricing Engine, to Complement Standard Rate Card Pricing

2018-11-26T10:54:09-04:00

Addresses increasing lender demand for more granular risk-based pricing

RICHMOND, Va.Nov. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Genworth Mortgage Insurance, an operating segment of Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW), today launched GenRATESM, a proprietary risk-based pricing engine providing lenders with

Genworth Mortgage Insurance Launches GenRATE, a Proprietary Risk-Based Pricing Engine, to Complement Standard Rate Card Pricing2018-11-26T10:54:09-04:00

Existing-Home Sales Increase for the First Time in Six Months

2018-11-21T15:15:19-04:00

WASHINGTONNov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Existing-home sales increased in October after six straight months of decreases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Three of four major U.S. regions saw gains in sales activity last month.

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Existing-Home Sales Increase for the First Time in Six Months2018-11-21T15:15:19-04:00

HUD-Held Vacant Loan Sale 2019-1 (“HVLS 2019-1”) to Include Non-Profit Pools

2018-11-21T15:03:14-04:00

WASHINGTONNov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) has announced a HUD-Held Vacant Loan Sale (“HVLS 2019-1”) to be held on December 12th, 2018.  HUD will be offering pools of due and payable

HUD-Held Vacant Loan Sale 2019-1 (“HVLS 2019-1”) to Include Non-Profit Pools2018-11-21T15:03:14-04:00

2018 Growth Forecast Upped Slightly, but Strong Labor Market not Enough to Boost Housing

2018-11-20T11:49:21-04:00

WASHINGTONNov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Fannie Mae Economic and Strategic Research Group forecasts full-year 2018 economic growth of 3.1 percent, one-tenth higher than last month’s forecast. Third quarter economic growth came in at a 3.5 percent annualized rate, slowing

2018 Growth Forecast Upped Slightly, but Strong Labor Market not Enough to Boost Housing2018-11-20T11:49:21-04:00