May 06, 2016

This Week's Housing Headlines

Housing Headlines

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

"US construction spending up 0.3 pct., led by home building" (ABC News/Associated Press, May 2)

"US home prices are rising twice as fast as inflation" (Business Insider, May 2)

"Millennials are moving, but mortgages don't follow" (CNBC, May 2)

"Ellie Mae launches mortgage app tracking Millennials" (HousingWire, May 2)

"Freddie Mac posts $354M loss in 1Q; no dividend payment" (ABC News/Associated Press, May 3)

"There's another side to the housing market's gigantic problem" (Business Insider, May 3)

"Freddie Mac CEO: Mortgage industry running better than ever" (HousingWire, May 3)

"FHFA again eases up on multifamily cap for GSEs" (National Mortgage News, May 4)

"Ringleader of 'largest mortgage modification scheme ever charged' found guilty" (HousingWire, May 4)

"Mortgage rates retreat following weak economic data" (National Mortgage News, May 5)

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