A Smaller Down Payment, and No Mortgage Insurance Required… Traditionally, home buyers needed 20% down to avoid the added cost of mortgage insurance. Now there are ways to get around that.
A Modular Take on Row House-Style Residences. Interesting concept of the cult-classic 1980s video game Tetris forming a structure of individual homes through a system of interlocking blocks.
Fed holds rates, lowers growth forecast…
The Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged in response to slowing economic growth and says rate increases will come more slowly than planned.
3 Reasons It’s Not A Housing Bubble.
Rising home prices and looser credit may make today’s market look like a housing bubble, says NAR’s Lawrence Yun. But it’s different than pre-recession run-ups.
Inventory Crunch Likely to Hamper First-Time Buyers.
Spring is a home buying season, but inventory was down 8.2% in January from a year earlier for properties priced below $250,000, according to NAR.