Real Estate

Homebuyers are trickling back into the mortgage market, but not enough to offset the steep and steady drop in refinance business.

The index, which measures all nine U.S. census divisions, found that home prices rose 5.9 percent year over year in January.

Housing is in high demand in most of the nation, but the housing recovery is becoming increasingly uneven, depending on location.

“To come in and blatantly eliminate these programs because you’re trying to meet a budget number … it’s actually alarming,” one insider says.

The nation’s home builders couldn’t be happier with President Donald Trump’s first move to remove strict environmental rules.

For more unsuspecting buyers, that move-in-ready dream home can quickly flip into a nightmare.

Homebuyers are also increasingly choosing adjustable-rate mortgages, hoping to save a few more dollars on the monthly payment.

A monthly sentiment index from Fannie Mae rose to the highest level since 2011, thanks to a surprising surge from millennials.

A 30-year mortgage is “the best instrument in the world,” says the billionaire.

The volume of home equity lines of credit is now up 21 percent in the past two years, according to Moody’s.

Homes sell fastest during these two weeks, according to a new survey by Zillow.

Mortgage rates are higher than they were a year ago, but they did fall enough last week to bring borrowers back to the market.

Higher mortgage rates and near record low supply resulted in disappointing home sales to start the year.

Sales from builder Toll Brothers might signal cheaper Manhattan condos.

Diana Olick reports how buyers aren’t finding homes in this market that fulfill their wish list.