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The highly charged political environment became more onerous as one of the nation’s most prominent financial services companies has issued a ban on executives offering financial contributions to the Republican presidential ticket

Goldman Sachs Prohibits Execs From Making Trump Donations

The highly charged political environment became more onerous as one of the nation’s most prominent financial services companies has issued a ban on executives offering financial contributions to the Republican presidential ticket.

More people are seeking out home loans, according to the latest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Sept. 2

Slight Increase in Mortgage Applications

More people are seeking out home loans, according to the latest data from the

When it comes to skyrocketing home prices, forget about the Bay Area or the Pacific Northwest

The Greatest Home Price Spikes Are Found In …

When it comes to skyrocketing home prices, forget about the Bay Area or the Pacific Northwest. Instead, the world leader in home price growth is a nation that is better known to Americans for its political tumult than its residential luxuries.

Originations Drop YoY by Four Percent

Nearly 1.9 million home loans were originated during the second quarter, a 26 percent increase from the first quarter’s two-year low but a four percent year-over-year drop,

As the summer draws to a close, Freddie Mac offered some good news ahead of the Labor Day break: Average fixed mortgage rates moving slightly higher for the week

Fixed Mortgage Rates Take an Uptick

As the summer draws to a close, Freddie Mac offered some good news ahead of the Labor Day break: Average fixed mortgage rates moving slightly higher for the week.

It’s a good September to be a homeowner, according to the latest Zillow Housing Confidence Index

Homeowners Brimming With Confidence, Renters Not So Much

It’s a good September to be a homeowner, according to the latest

There is good news in today’s housing data, with a solid increase in pending home sales and an uptick in mortgage applications

Pending Home Sales, Mortgage Apps Increase

There is good news in today’s housing data, with a solid increase in pending home sales and an uptick in mortgage applications.

The Federal Reserve is keeping its foot on the brakes, declining once again to authorize a new interest rate hike

Fed Vice-Chairman is Positive About Negative Rates

In what could be one of the most unusual statements to come from Washington this year, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer gave his approval to the concept of negative rates, insisting that this approach to economic policy appears to be working around the

There was a surplus of new housing and mortgage data unveiled this morning, and the composite picture showed a market that was mostly heavy, albeit with more than a few frayed patches across its landscape

A Day in the Life of the Housing Market

There was a surplus of new housing and mortgage data unveiled this morning, and the composite picture showed a market that was mostly heavy, albeit with more than a few frayed patches across its landscape.

Home prices in June were up 0.8 percent from May and up 5.3 percent from June 2015, according to new data from Black Knight Financial Services (BKFS)

Black Knight: Home Prices See 5.3 Percent Annual Increase

Home prices in June were up 0.8 percent from May and up 5.3 percent from June 2015, according to new data from Black Knight Financial Services (BKFS).

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