Many thousands of Americans who lost their homes in the housing bust, but have since begun to rebuild their finances, are suddenly facing a new foreclosure nightmare: debt collectors [...]
While more markets are moving into stable range, the housing market is showing mixed signals, according to a new report by the mortgage giant. [...]
Our current system of homeownership subsidies has not delivered long run gains in the homeownership rate.
Just more proof that we really should do something about Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae as it does seem as if they are just huge money pits and costing the taxpayer more and more with less and less of a return. [...]
Many housing advocates support the president's new housing reform proposal, but critics say it would spur reckless lending [...]
In recent months, U.S. home sales have been taking off, giving the appearance of a recovering market at last. Not so fast, warns Uwe Bott. In fact, the strong growth is artificially being propped up by investors — especially those overseas — who are causing some of the same problems as before. And this time legitimate homebuyers are being squeezed out. [...]
One woman’s nightmarish odyssey through the system that was supposed to help get her back on her feet. [...]