Move lawsuit against Zillow clears contempt hurdle with settlement

Move lawsuit against Zillow clears contempt hurdle with settlement

Move declares "full steam ahead" in prosecution

Twitter roundup of this week's top housing articles

CFPB heads up the list

Shaky housing market about to get even shakier

When will we all stop kidding ourselves?
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Spring turnaround, or spring-loaded trap?

The direction of housing and mortgage finance could turn this week
Trey Garrison
Housing and mortgage finance has had a rough time so far this year. This week could be the week it turns, or the week that turns on the industry. Either way, we’ll still have baseball.
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Weak home sales, slowing demand hamper housing in March

Auction.com: March sales projected to disappoint
Trey Garrison
Spring is rolling in like a lamb, at least in terms of home sales and housing prices, according to the latest projections for this month. Are you worried yet?
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This graphic sums up February’s tepid existing home sales

Behind the 1.2% uptick
Brena Swanson
Monday’s existing-home sales report from the National Association of Realtors didn’t show too much improvement from January’s giant fall. This chart shows just how minuscule the change is.
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Existing home sales slightly rebound after last month’s plummet

Tight inventory hampers growth
Brena Swanson
While existing-home sales did tick back up slightly in February, the National Associations of Realtors’ latest report reveals the housing market still has some headwinds to overcome for the spring homebuying season.
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Don’t fight Mother Nature or the Fed

The markets react to Federal Reserve, plus home sales, prices and more
Trey Garrison
Whether you’re talking the mortgage investment side with agency and non-agency mortgage bonds, or the housing side with mortgage lending and home sales – it’s like everything is frozen and you want to hold, rather than let it go.
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Zillow: Existing home sales rebound for spring homebuying?

Estimated to increase after January collapse
Brena Swanson
Existing home sales should hopefully perform better in the upcoming February release after plummeting to the lowest rate in nine months. Could this trend stick around long enough for the spring homebuying season?
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NAR: Millennials still want real estate agents

And this is their year to buy
Brena Swanson
A new survey from the National Association of Realtors shows that millennials, those 34 and younger, are the most likely generation to use a real estate agent. And the best part is, this is supposed to be their year to jump into homeownership.
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Pending home sales surge to highest level in 18 months

Buyer demand boosts sales
Brena Swanson
Pending home sales recovered after last month's unexpected steep decline. In January, pending home sales surged to the highest level since August 2013, thanks to improved buyer demand at the beginning of 2015.
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Bad housing news drives stocks deep into red territory

Existing home sales was just the latest warning sign
Trey Garrison
Monday morning’s report that existing home sales tumbled in January left housing stocks bleeding by afternoon. But that's just the tip of the iceberg. Here's the rest of what the Titanic hit and the damage report.
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Existing home sales collapse in January despite low mortgage rates

Declining inventory and demand, not weather, drives down sales
Trey Garrison
Despite low mortgage rates, existing home sales tanked in January. And don't blame it on the winter weather — the biggest decline happened in the Western region. Here's where it went wrong.
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