May 27, 2014 A stress test for new mortgages reveals higher chances for a market correction.
Feb 12, 2014 ...not to mention the Federal Reserve and treasury yields.
Nov 26, 2013 There's a financial cost to mortgages that stay at the same interest rate for 30 years, but there are also social benefits.
Nov 26, 2013 Lending money for 30 years at a fixed interest rate isn't attractive to banks. So how did 30-year fixed-rate mortgages come to be the standard?
Nov 19, 2013 Most banks with legal exposure to the financial crisis are dealing with the lawsuits one-by-one. Not J.P. Morgan Chase.
Oct 23, 2013 A jury in Manahattan found Bank of America guilty of a single count of civil fraud related to defective mortgages sold by Countrywide Financial.
Sep 24, 2013 The S&P Case Shiller home price index indicates that housing prices continue to recover.
Sep 10, 2013 Bank employees face layoffs as the latest refinancing era comes to an end.
Aug 23, 2013 The government is trying to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which could really change the mortgage picture out there. What can we expect to see if the government-backed companies go private or have a diminished role?
Mar 7, 2013 As home prices rise, more owners are preparing housing for sale -- and construction companies and building supply chains are hiring again.