Game changer? Quicken Loans takes mortgage lending fully digital

Google launches mortgage comparison tool with Zillow

LendingTree will also bring mortgages to Google

Fannie Mae continues shifting credit risk to insurers

Completes fifth and sixth Credit Insurance Risk Transfer deals

Items Tagged with 'Robert Shiller'


Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Oil's plunge could derail housing

Lax lending standards for the sake of social policy — aka party like it's 2005?
Oil's plunge could turn everyone's predictions for 2015 on their head. But more ominously, we'll see how much of the real estate recovery has been driven by the shale and natural gas boom. Housing price drops, lower lending standards — haven't we seen this movie before?
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Follow the housing leaders on Twitter

14 profiles to follow on Twitter in 2014
While everyone in the market has an opinion about the housing industry, only a select few have the knowledge to tell you what you need to know in 140 characters or less. HousingWire sifted through the data and chose the best Twitter profiles to follow in 2014.
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Robert Shiller wins Nobel prize for economics

Robert Shiller, a professor at Yale University, won the Nobel prize for economics for developing new methods to study trends in asset markets. Shiller is a highly regarded source and analyst in the housing market having successfully warned the market against bubbles in the past.
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Shiller: Housing warms up, but no bubbling

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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