Things at Ocwen just went from bad to much, much worse

Things at Ocwen just went from bad to much, much worse

Embattled company hit with an avalanche of bad news

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Buyer demand boosts sales

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Homeowners capitalize by becoming landlords

Maybe that’s why inventories are down
Ben Lane
According to a report from CNN Money, the prevalence of the homeowner-turned-landlord is rising. It was probably inevitable considering where the market is right now.
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Price inflation pushes U.S. renters to the brink

Half of renters spend more than 30% of their monthly income on housing
Kerri Ann Panchuk
Rental prices are taxing lower-income families, with some Americans spending 30% to 50% of their monthly incomes on housing. And while multifamily properties are currently in construction, the trend of higher prices is far from over.
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Shiller: Housing warms up, but no bubbling

HousingWire Staff
The talk of whether there is now a new bubble in housing is becoming cocktail-party discussion fodder yet again. But is there actually a bubble? Yale economics professor and co-namesake of perhaps the most popular housing price index (the S&P/Case-Shiller HPI) weighs in on the topic this weekend in an op-ed in The New York Times.
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Consumers pull back the reins on housing confidence

Rising rates, Fed tapering push them to the sidelines
Christina Mlynski
U.S. consumer confidence hit a brick wall in recent weeks as concerns over the potential tapering of the Federal Reserve’s monetary stimulus and recent spikes in mortgage interest rates drew more attention.
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