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  • Mortgage Delinquencies Edge Up, Foreclosures Down

    Black Knight Financial Services reported in its latest Mortgage Monitor that 5.9 percent of U.S. mortgages were delinquent in August, up from 5.64 percent in July.

    National 07 October 2014 13:50
  • New Home Sales Drop in July

    Sales of new single-family houses in July 2014 were at an annualized rate of 412,000 units, according to the Census Bureau and HUD.

    National 26 August 2014 12:42
  • Lenders Loosening Lending Standards for Some Loans

    The Federal Reserve said in its July 2014 Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices that such practices are being loosened, but not quite for every kind of loan.

    National 05 August 2014 13:11
  • Mortgages in Foreclosure Drop Steeply Since ’13

    Black Night reported that the number of delinquent U.S. residential loans increased slightly in June compared with May, but is down 15 percent year- over-year.

    National 24 July 2014 13:54
  • Strong Jobs Numbers Broad Based

    A lot of industries were hiring in June, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, reporting the month’s employment numbers ahead of the Independent Day holiday weekend. With June’s increase of 288,000 workers, that means that over the past three months, job growth has averaged 272,000 per month.

    National 07 July 2014 13:49
  • Construction Spending Advances in April

    The Census Bureau reported that U.S. construction spending during April, both public and private, came in at an annualized rate of $953.5 billion, or 0.2 percent above the March rate.

    National 03 June 2014 13:48
  • Number of Underwater Mortgages Drops

    Black Knight (formerly LPS) released its Mortgage Monitor report, reporting that 5.52 percent of U.S. residential mortgages were delinquent for the month, down from 5.97 percent in February (more than 30 days late, but not in foreclosure).

    National 06 May 2014 13:26