Real Estate

Study highlights how credit scoring impacts fair lending, minority homeownership rates

Study highlights how credit scoring impacts fair lending, minority homeownership rates

“Minorities are far more likely to be ‘unscorable or have relatively weak credit scores using traditional credit bureau data...”
Texas median home prices up 13.4% during first quarter of 2021

Texas median home prices up 13.4% during first quarter of 2021

“With a low supply of homes for sale, though, prices in most areas have gone up significantly, and competition..."
CFPB Proposes Mortgage Servicing Changes to Prevent Wave of COVID-19 Foreclosures

CFPB Proposes Mortgage Servicing Changes to Prevent Wave of COVID-19 Foreclosures

“Millions of families are at risk of losing their homes to foreclosure in the coming months, even as the country…
Zumper Monthly Rental Price Report: San Marcos Has Cheapest Rent Out Of 8 Austin Metro Cities

Zumper Monthly Rental Price Report: San Marcos Has Cheapest Rent Out Of 8 Austin Metro Cities

The Zumper Austin Metro Area Report analyzed active listings in March 2021 across 8 Texas metro cities to show...
Pending home sales slip 10.6% in February across the U.S.

Pending home sales slip 10.6% in February across the U.S.

“The demand for a home purchase is widespread, multiple offers are prevalent, and days-on-market are swift but contracts are not…
Housing affordability, homelessness in Texas

Housing affordability, homelessness in Texas

People become homeless for a variety of reasons. Unemployment and poverty are major contributors, as are untreated mental illness...
Central Texas home sales dip following winter storms

Central Texas home sales dip following winter storms

“Although the winter storms slowed activity in February, this does not indicate a market slowdown. We’re still very much in…
Mortgage rates continue to rise

Mortgage rates continue to rise

“As expected, mortgage rates continued to inch up but are still hovering around three percent, keeping...
Mortgage rates continue to rise

Mortgage rates continue to rise

MCLEAN, Va. –  Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing that the 30-year fixed-rate…
San Marcos rent lower than state average

San Marcos rent lower than state average

The Zumper Austin Metro Area Report analyzed active listings in February 2021 across 8 metro cities...
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