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June 07, 2014
Top 10 Beach Town Housing Markets in America
Home ownership is a dream for millions of Americans, but owning property near a beach is the ultimate fantasy.
July 23, 2013
Top 10 Real Estate Markets Where Home Flippers Are Making a Killing
Home flippers are partying like the bubble days.
July 11, 2013
Are Foreclosures Giving the Housing Market a Warning Sign?
Foreclosures are down significantly, but a sluggish economy continues to weigh on parts of the country.
July 11, 2013
Thursday Morning Cheat Sheet: 3 Stories Moving Markets
U.S. stock futures advanced on Thursday morning. Here are three stories to keep an eye on.
June 15, 2013
5 States Where Foreclosure Starts Are Surging
Foreclosure starts increased in 26 states in May. Here's who had it worst.
June 14, 2013
A Healing Housing Market Hasn’t Stopped Banks From Foreclosing
Foreclosure activity edged up in May after hitting a 75-month low in April, suggesting that there is still some healing to be done in the housing market.
October 11, 2012
What Do These Foreclosure Numbers Mean for Economic Recovery?
Foreclosure filings in the U.S. last month fell to a five-year low, according to a RealtyTrac report, but some states are still seeing their foreclosures rise...
January 25, 2012
Pending Home Sales Declined 3.5% in December
Pending home sales fell by 3.5 percent in December from 19-month high after gaining 7.3 percent the previous month, figures from the National Association of Realtors showed today...
January 20, 2012
Existing Home Sales Jumped in December, Pushing Inventory to 7-Year Low
The National Association of Realtors reported today that existing home sales increased 5 percent month over month in December to an annual rate of 4.61 million units, helping push inventory to its lowest level since 2005...
January 12, 2012
Foreclosures Fell Last Year to Lowest Level Since 2007
Foreclosure filings and repossessions fell 33 percent in the U.S. last year to 2.7 million, their lowest level since 2007...
December 15, 2011
Foreclosures Could Pick Up in New Year
While foreclosure filings fell in November, the number of homes scheduled for bank auctions grew significantly, signaling a coming wave of foreclosures in the New Year...
October 13, 2011
Foreclosures Fell 34% in Third Quarter
Foreclosures fell 34% on a year-over-year basis in the third quarter, but were up slightly from the second, a sign that foreclosure activity could be picking up...
September 15, 2011
Mortgage Default Filings Climbed 33% in August
Default notices sent to delinquent U.S. homeowners climbed 33% in August from the previous month as lenders began to speed up the foreclosure process after almost a year of delays...
August 25, 2011
Foreclosed Home Sales are One Bright Spot in this Poor Housing Market
While overall sales are down, one part of the housing market is thriving, and could signal a turnaround...
July 14, 2011
First Half of 2011 Witnesses Steep Drop in Foreclosure Rates
See why the deceptive numbers may not actually represent progress for the housing market...
May 26, 2011
Is This the Reason New Home Sales are Rising?
See how the Government's positive report on new home sales is misleading...
January 13, 2011
NEW RECORD: Foreclosures Top 1 Million. What If Banks Didn’t Halt?
Before you buy that get-rich-quick course on buying foreclosures, beware pent up supply in 2011 ...
June 05, 2010
15 States Where Foreclosures Are Still Surging
The housing market is back in focus following the Tax Credit expiry. Let's see which areas are getting hit worst ...
May 12, 2010
5 Pieces of Evidence the US is Developing a Strong Under Class
As the middle class disappears, the under class continues to grow ...