WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 12:35 P.M.
U.S. homebuyers pulled back in July, as sales declined amid a shortage of available properties and steadily rising prices.
THURSDAY, AUG. 4, 2016, 12:42 P.M.
g-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week after rising for three straight weeks, continuing to lure prospective homebuyers.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, 2010
WASHINGTON — Homebuyers would get an extra three months to complete their purchases and qualify for a generous tax credit under a bill overwhelmingly passed by the House on Tuesday. …
TUESDAY, JUNE 29, 2010, 1:07 P.M.
Homebuyers would get an extra three months to complete their purchases and qualify for a generous tax credit under a bill overwhelmingly passed by the House today.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 2010
WASHINGTON – The housing market may be on the verge of taking another plunge that could weaken the broader economic recovery. Sales of previously occupied homes dipped in May, even …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 2010
Home prices in February posted their first annual increase since the end of 2006, lifted by temporary tax credits for homebuyers.
THURSDAY, DEC. 3, 2009
WASHINGTON – Millions of homebuyers in the United States will have to come up with more cash and reach higher minimum credit scores to get a government-backed mortgage under changes …
THURSDAY, OCT. 29, 2009
WASHINGTON – Senators agreed Wednesday to extend a popular tax credit for first-time homebuyers and to offer a reduced credit to some repeat buyers. The tax credit provides up to …
FRIDAY, OCT. 23, 2009, 8:30 A.M.
Home resales in September clocked the largest monthly increase in 26 years as buyers scrambled to complete their purchases before a tax credit for first-time owners expires.
Lawmakers are trying to extend and expand an $8,000 federal tax credit for first-time homebuyers, a stimulus-package tax break that many regard as a significant prop for the still-tottering economy.
MONDAY, JAN. 26, 2009, 12:01 A.M.
With mortgage rates at historic lows, a lot of people are interested in refinancing their home loans. When does it make sense to do it? Many financial professionals have suggested …