Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week after a sharp drop the previous week, as global markets continued to whipsaw amid economic disruption in China and uncertainty over Federal...
It all started because of a growing concern on the part of university officials: an increasing number of graduates were walking away with a diploma and a significant amount of student loan debt.
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates dropped this week to their lowest levels since May.
Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating — at least as measured by their stock holdings.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged lower this week, with the key 30-year loan rate remaining under 4 percent.
The National Association of Realtors reports on July sales of existing homes Thursday at 10 a.m. Eastern.
Seven years after the real estate bust in the U.S., many people who lost their homes have rebuilt their credit and are jumping back into the market.
U.S. builders started work on single-family houses last month at the fastest pace since the Great Recession began in late 2007.
Short of cash and unsettled in their careers, young Americans are waiting longer than ever to buy their first homes.