Posts Tagged ‘Altisource’

Mortgage Rates and Sales Seeing Slight Increases

April 24th, 2014

Today’s News Synopsis: Mortgage rates increased slightly after showings signs of decrease for two weeks in a row.  30-year rates are now at 4.33% and 15-year rates at 3.39%.  Refinances completed by HARP decreased in February with only 21%, or 26,964 completed.  The CFPB released a 69-page report showing that mortgage

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 8/21/13

August 21st, 2013

Today’s News Synopsis: According to the Mortgage Bankers Association, mortgage applications decreased 4.6% from last week.  Existing home sales increased 6.5% to 5.39 million in July.  This is up from 5.06 million the month prior.  Almost a year after Hurricane Sandy struck, several condominiums and cooperatives were shown to not be

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 8/19/11

August 19th, 2011

Sources: July sales and price report Mortgage Rates in U.S. Tumble to Lowest in More than 50 Years Jobless claims up to 408,000 last week, Yahoo Real Estate trading places in Web rankings Mortgage servicers bypass foreclosure delays with more short sales Case against MERS reaches Supreme Court Fed to Keep Interest Rates Low until 2013 NAHB Study Finds Loan Limit

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/13/10

April 13th, 2010

MDA DataQuick reports 20,476 new and resale homes sold in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Ventura, San Bernardino and Orange counties last month. Schwarzenegger signed a bill allowing taxpayers to be exempt from paying for forgiven mortgage debt. In 2008 and 2009, the income needed to buy a median-priced home decreased in 93 percent of U.S. markets. According to IAS, national house prices fell 0.6% in February.