Posts Tagged ‘The Norris Group Real Estate Headline Roundup’

As Credit Card Usage Decreases, Consumer Credit Increases at Slower Rate

March 6th, 2015

          Sources: Pending home sales reach highest level since August 2013 Construction spending slows in January CoreLogic: Home prices gain nearly 6% Commercial/Multifamily Delinquencies Continue Decline Homeownership rates at lowest level since 1994 FHFA revamps nonperforming mortgage servicing rules for Fannie and Freddie Non-Performing Loan (NPL) Sale Requirements Real Estate Crowdfunding Seen Topping $2.5 Billion in ’15 JP Morgan to

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/12/13

April 12th, 2013

Sources: Consumers still confident in housing recovery February Job Openings Near 5-Year High LPS Reports a Spike in Loan Cures in February Home Prices Seen Falling in Some Areas as Rates Increase Consumer groups push states to strengthen foreclosure prevention First Wave of Payments from Foreclosure Settlement Set for April 12 Catfish inspectors among $25 billion cuts

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/5/13

April 5th, 2013

Sources: Construction Spending in U.S. Rises on Gain in Home Building FHA single-family purchases, refinances escalate Demand for vacation homes on the rise Home prices post highest jump in nearly 7 years Mortgage rates dip from last week Construction leads overall employment growth Investors Widen U.S. Rental Search as Home Costs Rise Fannie Mae posts record net income Mortgage

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 3/8/13

March 8th, 2013

Sources: Home prices take biggest leap in 7 years Initial Unemployment Claims Slip Again Household Worth in U.S. Rises by $1.17 Trillion on Housing Housing Coalition urges Fed to rethink QRM No More Department of Real Estate in California Report: Housing Market to See Growing Demand from Immigrants Survey: Closing Costs, Misconceptions Keep Borrowers from HARP Refis Today’s

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 3/1/13

March 1st, 2013

Sources: LPS: December home prices rose 5.8% annually Confidence Jump With Housing Points to U.S. Growth: Economy FHFA: Mortgage rates edge back up Case-Shiller Indices Show Fastest Gain in 6 Years Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Bernanke tackles risks in housing Bernanke: Spending cuts add ‘significant’ burden to recovery Bipartisan housing commission wants GSE dominance

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 2/8/13

February 8th, 2013

Sources: CoreLogic: Prices End 2012 with Biggest Annual Gain in Six Years Winter Season Slows Home Price Gains Rent Gains Soften as More Multiunit Buildings Enter Market: Trulia List of Improving Housing Markets Expands to 259 in February; All 50 States Represented Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Consumer confidence breaks darkness surrounding housing Mortgage

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 11/30/12

November 30th, 2012

Sources: October pending and distressed sales report October Marks 12 Months of Home Value Increases Sustained home price gains show strength of recovery Sales of New U.S. Homes Fell 0.3% in October New-home sales up 17.2 percent from a year ago Pending home sales reach five-year high GDP Up 2.7% in Q3, Corporate Profits Grow Initial Unemployment Claims

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 11/9/12

November 9th, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: Join us for Give Big Riverside on Tuesday, November 13.  In the news today, Zillow reported discounts and deals on foreclosures is decreasing with discounts falling from 9.1% in September.  MGIC Investment Corp. reported a $247 million loss with the increased claim rates. In The News: Housing Wire– “Fed Gov.

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 10/19/12

October 19th, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: Join us tonight for I Survived Real Estate 2012. The event will feature speakers from all over the country, including Gary Thomas, Sara Stephens, Sean O’Toole, and many more.  Together we have raised over $350,000.  In the news, existing home sales decreased 1.7% last month, although this has

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 10/12/12

October 12th, 2012

Sources: Shadow Inventory falls to 6-month supply Consumers Firming Up Faith in Recovery: Survey Mortgage Rates in the U.S. Increase From Record Lows Foreclosure filings drop to five-year low in September First-Time Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since February 2008 U.S. Files Civil Mortgage Fraud Suit Against Wells Fargo REAL ESTATE: C.A.R. says no to eminent domain FHFA

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