CoreLogic: Home prices rose an amazing 6.5% annually in June

CoreLogic: Home prices rose an amazing 6.5% annually in June

This marks 40 straight months of increases

Zillow Group beats 2Q estimates, revenue climbs 20%

Beat company's own expectations

Here are the 20 hottest housing markets right now

realtor.com reveals where demand and prices are sizzling
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Articles by Brena Swanson

Results are in for CFPB eClosing pilot program

Efficient process also makes consumers feel more empowered
Over a year later, the results are in for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's eClosing pilot program, and it turns out, borrowers can benefit from electronic closings when navigating the mortgage closing process.
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Zillow Group beats 2Q estimates, revenue climbs 20%

Beat company's own expectations
It was a profitable second quarter for the recently created Zillow Group, with the online real estate company reporting that its revenue increased 20% to $171.3 million. A couple of major acquisitions and some executive level changes give the online real estate company a lot to boast about.
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Freddie Mac net income soars 700% to $4.2 billion

Continues to sell off seriously delinquent loans
Freddie Mac reported a second-quarter net income of $4.2 billion, compared to $524 million for the first quarter of 2015 — a more than 700% increase in a single quarter. This is sure to raise more questions about proper CEO compensation and the ongoing conservatorship. Read on.
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NYC mayor reveals new affordable housing plan

Contains strongest requirements in the nation
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has officially unveiled his new home-affordability plan after first mentioning it during his 2013 mayoral campaign. Is this a game changer for one of America’s most unaffordable cities?
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This is why millennials need a new credit scoring system

Turns out they WANT credit, but just can't GET credit
Are Millennials interested in obtaining credit after witnessing their families struggle as a result of the recent recession? ID Analytics conducted a study on their credit scores to figure out where they stand. The answer may surprise you.
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