FreddieMac.com
Skip to content
August 14, 2015

This Week's Housing Headlines

Notable
This Week's Headlines

Read some of the key articles related to the mortgage market, housing, and the broader economy.

"Does your mortgage pre-approval hold water?" (USA Today, August 9)

"More homeowners can now play HARP refinance program" (Boston Herald, August 9)

"Program helps veterans find careers" (NBC News4 Washington, August 10)

"Why risky borrowers still aren't getting mortgages" (Wall Street Journal, August 10)

"Why the nation's rental market is exploding" (NPR, August 10)

"The surprising way your job can affect your mortgage" (Fox News, August 10)

"TransUnion: Credit unions go big in mortgage originations" (HousingWire, August 11)

"Foreclosure rates, inventory continue to drop: CoreLogic" (National Mortgage News, August 11)

"How to sell your house when you're surrounded by zombies (foreclosures, that is)" (Fox News, August 11)

"Fitch: U.S. housing demand pendulum swinging back to city centers" (HousingWire, August 12)

"Refi applications hit highest level since May: MBA" (National Mortgage News, August 12)

"Mortgage rates move higher for first time in a month" (Washington Post Blog, August 13)

"Housing affordability at new crisis with record high rents" (National Mortgage News, August 13)

"Mortgage delinquencies, foreclosures continue to drop in 2Q15" (HousingWire, August 14)

As a reminder, access to these articles is determined by each website's own subscription and readership policies.

Want to receive our weekly blog round up? Subscribe at the right - and each Friday we'll send you our latest blog posts.

  • Feedback

    Have a comment or question about this post? Email us to let us know what's on your mind.

    Maximum of 250 characters.