Altos: Critics wrong about housing, it’s going to soar

Altos: Critics wrong about housing, it’s going to soar

2015 will see notable price appreciation

The real reason Fannie and Freddie don't do principal modifications

Looking out for your retirement

Blackstone adviser: Investors worried about ‘serious correction’

Byron Wien still holds his line

Items Tagged with 'Dallas'


Mortgage default rates continue to trend down

Default rates hit lowest level since May 2006
June 17, 2014
The decline in mortgage default rates paved the way for the national credit default rate to reach an eight year low. However, this does not guarantee good news for potential borrowers.
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Authorities just burned this $800K mansion to the ground

Cliffside home collapsing into Lake Whitney
June 13, 2014
In an effort to keep any additional debris from falling into the lake, authorities just set a house on fire. Another option considered was using a big net to drag the house to safety. That option was apparently too crazy of a solution.
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Dallas homebuilders won’t build for less than $250,000

Higher-priced homes dominate market
May 30, 2014
The once competitively priced Dallas market is now losing its appeal as builders cater to higher-priced homes, leaving average borrowers in the dust.
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Freddie Mac: Three Texas cities dominate housing recovery

Lone Star state shows remarkable strength
May 30, 2014
Compared with the rest of the nation, the Texas housing market is running strong since the financial crisis, and what it did get hit with, it recovered from quickly. And this report shows just that.
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Threats against mortgage defaults dissipate

Default rate drops to lowest level since 2006
May 20, 2014
The national default rate posted the lowest post-recession rate of 1.11% in April. But the good news — there is little that can disrupt this trend.
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Mortgage Connect expands with Texas office

Growth spurs need for new central national office
May 14, 2014
Mortgage Connect is expanding its operations to Dallas, Texas.
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Black Knight: How far have home prices traveled?

California overtakes top 10 biggest moving metros
April 28, 2014
Home prices continue their upward trajectory and are up 7.6% from last year, with no signs of slowing down.
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Top 13 cities for freshly minted millennials

Where should you live?
April 15, 2014
Many millennials are topping off the final days of their college educations and entering the beginning stages of their career. So where are they choosing to live, or better yet, where should they live?
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Wingspan CEO: 3 keys to success for servicers

Servicing now a hub of strategic partners
February 20, 2014
Wingspan Portfolio Advisors finished this past year with several key profile acquisitions that significantly increased the company’s size and revenue, but that's not where the storybook ends.
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Wingspan keeps open mind for acquisitions in 2014

Keeps evolving with the mortgage market
February 18, 2014
After a very successful year of acquisitions in 2013, Wingspan Portfolio Advisors said that they are still closely looking at the field for future growth.
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