Monthly Archives: January 2019

LendingTree Study Finds Denver, Los Angeles, and Portland, Ore. Have the Most Competitive Homebuyers in the U.S.

2019-01-15T11:03:58+00:00

Study ranks 50 largest metros by most competitive housing markets

CHARLOTTE, N.C.Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — LendingTree®, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, today released its study on

LendingTree Study Finds Denver, Los Angeles, and Portland, Ore. Have the Most Competitive Homebuyers in the U.S.2019-01-15T11:03:58+00:00

Ally Financial, Bank of America and Barings Announce an Investment of More Than $70 Million in Affordable Housing in Charlotte

2019-01-15T10:49:45+00:00

Investment Marks the Largest Private-Sector Commitment to Affordable Housing in Charlotte’s History

CHARLOTTE, N.C.Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ally Financial, Bank of America and Barings, three of the leading financial services companies in Charlotte, announced a combined investment of $70.75 million for

Ally Financial, Bank of America and Barings Announce an Investment of More Than $70 Million in Affordable Housing in Charlotte2019-01-15T10:49:45+00:00

Silicon Valley Still Reigns Supreme for Hottest Housing Markets, but the South Will Heat Up in 2019

2019-01-15T10:35:08+00:00

San Jose claims the top spot for the second straight year, but Southern markets with growing tech economies make up half of the top-10 list of the hottest housing markets this year

SEATTLEJan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The hottest

Silicon Valley Still Reigns Supreme for Hottest Housing Markets, but the South Will Heat Up in 20192019-01-15T10:35:08+00:00

Redfin Ranks the 10 Hottest Affordable Neighborhoods of 2019

2019-01-15T10:17:51+00:00

Most of the Country’s Most Popular Affordable Neighborhoods are in Baltimore and Philadelphia

SEATTLEJan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Expensive coastal hubs remain the most coveted places to live, but neighborhoods in Baltimore and Philadelphia are gaining popularity

Redfin Ranks the 10 Hottest Affordable Neighborhoods of 20192019-01-15T10:17:51+00:00

Homeownership Part of American Dream; Housing Costs Deterrent for Non-Owners

2019-01-14T10:51:58+00:00

WASHINGTONJan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Homeowners and non-homeowners both strongly consider homeownership part of the American Dream.

That is according to new consumer survey data from the National Association of Realtors®, which revealed that among those polled, approximately 75 percent

Homeownership Part of American Dream; Housing Costs Deterrent for Non-Owners2019-01-14T10:51:58+00:00

Nationwide Mortgage Bankers, Inc. Welcomes Two Additions to its Board of Directors

2019-01-14T10:13:08+00:00

MELVILLE, N.Y.Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Nationwide Mortgage Bankers, Inc., a mortgage lender headquartered in New Jersey with a regional operations center in Melville, New York, welcomes two new Board members into its ranks.

Joining the Board of

Nationwide Mortgage Bankers, Inc. Welcomes Two Additions to its Board of Directors2019-01-14T10:13:08+00:00

Prominent Florida Foreclosure Defense Firm Oppenheim Law Announces Deferred Payment Plan for U.S. Government Employees Affected by Historic Government Shutdown

2019-01-14T10:24:57+00:00

Fort Lauderdale Foreclosure Defense Attorneys look to ease the government employees affected by the current shutdown by helping them with their foreclosure and housing needs, and deferring payment for such services until they return to work

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 13,

Prominent Florida Foreclosure Defense Firm Oppenheim Law Announces Deferred Payment Plan for U.S. Government Employees Affected by Historic Government Shutdown2019-01-14T10:24:57+00:00

Zillow Offers Launches in Raleigh; Home Sellers Can Now Request Cash Offer from Zillow

2019-01-14T09:37:02+00:00

With the opening of its second North Carolina market today, Zillow Offers is now available in six markets in the U.S.

SEATTLEJan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Starting today, home sellers in Raleigh, N.C. can use Zillow Offers to

Zillow Offers Launches in Raleigh; Home Sellers Can Now Request Cash Offer from Zillow2019-01-14T09:37:02+00:00

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Publishes Assessments of Ability-to-Repay and Mortgage Servicing Rules

2019-01-16T13:40:09+00:00

Washington, D.C. — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) published a report under section 1022(d) of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act) assessing the effectiveness of the Bureau’s Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage Rule and a

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Publishes Assessments of Ability-to-Repay and Mortgage Servicing Rules2019-01-16T13:40:09+00:00