"Default rates on first mortgages are steady as home prices continue to rise in most parts of the country and sales of both new and existing homes increase," said David M. Blitzer, managing director and chairman of the Index Committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

Used vehicle prices rose in March for the first time. year 2019 expectations, the used market is expected to slow in 2019," said David Paris, Executive Analyst at J.D. Power Valuation Services, in.

U.S. housing markets peaking as prices, mortgage rates rise. First-time buyers get squeezed by higher borrowing costs. Resume. U.S. Housing Starts Decline in September on Hurricane Impact in South. Six years of home-price gains outpacing wage growth; bidding wars replaced by sales at the.

Housing starts fall. Mortgage rates have been decreasing since the Federal Reserve signaled it was pausing its interest rate raising campaign. Borrowing costs could drop further as the U.S. central.

NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Rising home prices are helping. equity in their mortgages. The decline in underwater or negative equity mortgages is significant, because borrowers who owe more than their.

As the current issue of Black Knight’s Mortgage Monitor was going to "press" mortgage rates dropped under 4.0 percent for the first time in more than a year. Black Knight spokesperson Mitch Cohen says.

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Fixed mortgage rates have hit that mark two weeks in a row, according Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey. It is also the first time since Oct. 15, 2009, that the 15-year fixed-rate.

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