Posts Tagged ‘MarketWatch’

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/17/12

April 17th, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: Housing starts showed disappointing numbers last month with a 5.8% drop from February.  The Lender Processing Services reported more short sales than foreclosures with banks agreeing to sell houses below the mortgage amount.  Housing permits increased 4.5% last month, bringing them to their highest level in four years. In

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 1/28/11

January 28th, 2011

The Commerce Department said GDP growth increased 3.2% in the 4th quarter of 2010. Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates averaged 4.8% this week. A representative of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York expects the foreclosure process to continue to weaken the economy for the rest of the year.