Archive for April, 2017

Renters Say Down Payment Costs Prevent Home Purchases

Zillow report shows almost 70% say the expense holds them back. Read full story Read more

Reis: Rent-Growth Deceleration Continues in 1Q ’17

National vacancy rate stays stable, but numbers rise in 39 of 79 MSAs. Read full story Read more

Fed’s $4.3T wind-down might cause volatility

The Federal Reserve's wind-down of $4.3 trillion in mortgage-backed securities and Treasurys likely will reintroduce market volatility, experts say. Several scenarios could unfold, including wider mortgage spreads and reduced use of the Fed's facility for overnight reverse repurchase agreements. Read full story Read more