9 ways homebuyers can improve their credit scores

The real estate business is booming, and with a scarce supply of starter homes on the market, competition between buyers is fierce. To get loans quickly, potential homebuyers need to keep an eye on their finances and credit.

9 ways homebuyers can improve their credit scores

The real estate business is booming, and with a scarce supply of starter homes on the market, competition between buyers is fierce. To get loans quickly, potential homebuyers need to keep an eye on their finances and credit.

Home prices hit 4-year high, projected to skyrocket in 2019

CoreLogic released its annual CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) and Forecast, which looks at how housing costs change over different years.

Prospective buyers aren’t afraid of rising mortgage rates: Redfin

Potential homebuyers aren’t being scared away by rising mortgage rates — even if they creep up over 5 percent for a 30-year mortgage — according to a new study from Redfin.

1 out of 10 millennials are selling cryptocurrency to afford their first home

On Thursday, Redfin released a new survey looking at how different millennials between the ages of 24 and 38 saved for homes.

Buyers should take advantage of mortgage rate decline

Freddie Mac released its latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey results Thursday, which revealed that mortgage rates have dropped 0.2 percentage points.

Black Knight teases new interactive, consumer-facing platform

Black Knight announced Monday the development of LoanSphere Servicing Digital, a consumer-facing platform that allows homeowners to make and view mortgage payments, access loan information and explore options for building equity quicker, paying their balance faster or refinancing their loan.

New tool Attomized AVM estimates property values for 80M homes

Attom Data Solutions and AVM Analytics just launchd a new way for lenders to learn the value of your home: the Attomized AVM tool.

White House wants to privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

The Trump administration is proposing a sweeping reform of how the federal government supports housing finance by calling for the full privatization of mortgage-backed securities giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Real estate CEOs snag Glassdoor ‘Employees’ Choice’ awards

Compass, eXp Realty, Keller Williams and Ellie Mae chief executives are among a dozen real estate heavy hitters on Glassdoor’s “Employees’ Choice” list.