The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 5/16/11

MDA DataQuick reports 6,789 houses and condos sold in the Bay Area during April. TransUnion claims the national mortgage delinquency rate fell to 6.19% in the first quarter. The United States is expected to reach the $14.29 trillion debt limit Monday. National mortgage debt decreased by nearly $400 billion from 2007 to 2010, according to Frank Nothaft of Freddie Mac.