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Healthier housing market not enough to bump up sales volume
appreciation and slightly improving inventory conditions aren't enough to push up home sales this year, according to Freddie Mac's September forecast. Total home sales, including new and existing......

Should Investors Be Worried About Capital One's Aggressive Auto Lending Push?
here is taken from its latest call report as filed with the FDIC here. The total portfolio of auto loans by all commercial banks in the U.S. is from weekly data compiled by the Federal Reserve......

Atlanta home sales down again, prices rise
Atlanta, according to a report from Remax of Georgia. The number of home sales last month was down 7.1% from the level of a year ago, with the worst plunge coming in Clayton, where sales fell......

Dangers To The System Remain A Decade After Lehman's Collapse
shares, which are owned by tens of millions of investors, and the FDIC can no longer guarantee the fixed income securities of major banks, the strategy that saved Citigroup from insolvency in......

Median home values now top $1M in 197 US cities
score is a key contributor to long-term success. Your credit standing affects mortgage rates and will determine the types of properties you will be able to rent. If you’re not confident that......

Boom Market Today- Bust Market Tomorrow? How To Measure The Risk For Home Prices
for the first time, armed with sub-prime mortgages. When those loans soured, foreclosures mushroomed, plenty of homes were for sale, and real estate prices took a dive through the floor. Sub-prime......

Who qualifies as a first-time homebuyer may surprise and empower you
wage growth, increased consumer debt including student loans and an uptick in mortgage rates, and the many hopeful  homebuyers might feel iced out of the market altogether. The three main......

Another recession is inevitable. Here’s what this savvy investor learned from the last one
history, scorched everything in its path, from stocks to bonds to the housing market and all sorts of financial instruments most Americans had never heard of. The unemployment rate peaked at......

Heres how one consumer desperate for a loan got slammed by a fake check scam
d repay the money in the future? “I should have known the FDIC would never do that.” And take that electronically deposited check. “I never saw the physical check. They were all direct-deposited......