The momentum in the housing market is losing some steam as more Americans say they are feeling more cautious about the economy and their personal finances.
That could translate to higher borrowing costs for home buyers — but it’s likely to happen only in four states.
Rising mortgage rates and tighter underwriting standards are prompting some borrowers to seek smaller lenders for a mortgage.
A rising stock market and increases in home prices are giving a big boost to household wealth, helping Americans to regain nearly all the wealth they had lost during the recession, the Federal Reserve reports.
With more consumers seeking out listing photos or virtual tours, there are several technologies that could help real estate agents jazz up their marketing now — and in the future.