preview | full story | March 22 While monthly interest rates on residential loans headed north, weekly rates held steady. But stock market volatility could have fixed rates falling in next week's report.
preview | full story | March 22 Economists at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. have raised the outlook for refinances and lowered expected purchase financing for this year -- dragging down the overall forecast.
preview | full story | March 21 As government-insured mortgage share has diminished over the past year, the time to close has shortened. But it has become slightly more difficult to qualify for a home loan.
preview | full story | March 21 A jump in the sale of pre-owned homes last month in the West led an overall national gain. In the Northeast, however, there was a significant slump amid brutal weather conditions.
Mortgage Firms Change CEOs, Presidents
The latest executive appointments in the mortgage industry include presidents, chief executive officers and a chief operating officer. A top human resource job has been filled at a government-sponsored enterprise.
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