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Case-Shiller Home Prices Up, Ownership Rate Lower

The Mortgage Corner

Home prices have stabilized for a while, after the 2013 double-digit price surge brought on by the Fed’s various QE bond purchases and ultra-low interest rates. 402 more words

Weekly Financial News

Home Price News

This morning’s housing headline was from the Case/Shiller 20-city composite index data for May. The data showed that home prices in May were up 4.9% from a year earlier, slightly slower than the annual growth of 5% seen in April.  286 more words

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Renua Ireland will crack down on white collar crime if elected

Says Lucinda Creighton

 

Lucinda Creighton

Renua founder Lucinda Creighton has vowed that her party will make reckless lending by bankers a crime, if her party gets into government after the next election. 4,047 more words

Science

Housing Starts, Builder Optimism at Recovery Highs

The Mortgage Corner

Privately-owned housing starts in June were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,174,000. This is 9.8 percent above the revised May estimate of 1,069,000 and is 26.6 percent above the June 2014 rate of 927,000. 543 more words

Weekly Financial News

Neighborly: Invest in your Neighborhood, See Returns on those Dollars

Neighborly is the marketplace for neighborhood investment

Unless you’re a real big shot, you probably don’t get many opportunities to invest in the municipal bonds market. 344 more words

Best and Worst States to Live in When Preparing for Retirement

New research, the LPL Research Retirement Index, from LPL Financial ranked U.S. states on their attractiveness for pre-retirees as they save and prepare for the challenges ahead in… 410 more words

How To Avoid Paying Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)

You Don’t Need A 20% Downpayment

Since the start of the decade, mortgage lenders have loosened mortgage requirements, making it easier to borrow money with less money down. 953 more words