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Beware: Your buyers could struggle to be approved for a home loan. As lenders tighten standards, home loan approval is becoming more difficult, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The Mortgage Bankers Association reports that mortgage credit availability, which measures lenders’ willingness to approve mortgages ...View More
Continuing the Austin-area housing market's hot streak, home sales and the median price paid for those homes set records for a January, according to new data from the Austin Board of Realtors.
Low mortgage interest rates, high demand and a shortage of homes continue to fuel the market and drive prices ...View More
AUSTIN, Texas — (CULTUREMAP AUSTIN) New single-family homes are popping up like mushrooms around Austin, with the region nailing down its status as one of the busiest home construction markets in the country.
Data from the National Association of Home Builders shows Austin issued 21,653 permits for single-family homes ...
A mounting spike in home values has sellers ...View More
Homeowners struggling financially during the COVID-19 pandemic have received another extension for their mortgage payments. The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced Thursday it is providing an additional three months of forbearance to borrowers with loans backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, bringing forbearance up to 18 months total.
To ...View More
As builders scrambled to keep up with demand, housing construction in Central Texas reached record levels in 2020, with home starts – and the median sales price of those new-homes – hitting all-time highs.
Industry experts say 2021 could mirror the housing market's recurring themes: high demand, low supply, and – to ...View More