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S&P/Experian: Mortgage default rates increasing

After falling for almost a year
Brena Swanson
Consumer default rates rose in August, reversing a long downward trend. However, according to David Blitzer, with the S&P Dow Jones Indices, "No return to the extreme default experience of a few years ago is imminent."
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Beige Book: A housing market divided in improvement

Residential real estate activity varies across the board
Brena Swanson
The twelve Federal Reserve Districts weighed in on how their individual markets are doing, painting different housing market conditions. Residential real estate activity was split between them, with sales of existing homes and construction of new homes generally expanding or holding steady in about half of the districts.
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Realogy unit forms national property management division

Acquires Dallas GTF
Brena Swanson
"By combining our local property and asset management services into one national division, we are making a strong commitment to strategically growing our leadership position in this sector," said M. Ryan Gorman, senior vice president of strategic operations with NRT.
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Mortgage default rates continue to trend down

Default rates hit lowest level since May 2006
Brena Swanson
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
Ben Lane
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
Brena Swanson
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
Brena Swanson
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
Brena Swanson
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
Trey Garrison
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
Brena Swanson
Home prices continue their upward trajectory and are up 7.6% from last year, with no signs of slowing down.
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