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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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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Mortgage closing costs drop 7% to $1,847

Origination fees dropped but third-party costs rose
Mortgage closing costs declined 7% over the past year and now average $1,847 on a $200,000 loan, according to Bankrate.com. Every little bit helps, but is it enough and will it continue?
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Here are the 20 hottest housing markets right now

realtor.com reveals where demand and prices are sizzling
Whether to buy or sell may not be clear following recent housing indicators, which offered contradictory points of view. But Jonathan Smoke, chief economist at realtor.com, says the residential real estate market continued to show strong signs of health in July. Here are 20 markets that are sizzling with demand.
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Ellie Mae revenue surges 65%

Beats earnings estimates
Ellie Mae marked another strong quarter on its books, with its second-quarter revenue surging to $65.9 million, up 65% from $40 million for the same period a year ago.
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