New guidance from HUD and U.S. Treasury would end the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, while reforming the Federal Housing Administration
by Patrick Kearns | Sep 6
Activists argue the change would make it harder to bring housing discrimination cases under the Fair Housing Act
by Patrick Kearns | Aug 19
The National Association of Realtors cheered the policy, which is aimed at increasing FHA mortgage eligibility
by Patrick Kearns | Aug 15
Florida's state Realtor association is warning against policies that deny housing to all with criminal pasts, regardless of convictions
by Andrea V. Brambila | Aug 1
The proposed changes to 'disparate impact' rule come at a time when the gap between black and white homeowners is growing, according to a recent Redfin study
by Patrick Kearns | Aug 1
The money will be available to local governments in the form of grants up to $9M
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 27
The council will explore ways to create more housing by getting rid of regulations such as zoning and density limits
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 26
The number of new homes sold in May dropped 3.7% below last year's level and fell 7.8% from April
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 25
The Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development said more cities should emulate Minneapolis and its unprecedented rezoning experiment
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 19
Permit activity picks up, especially in the singe-family sector
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 18
A multiyear legal battle reaches its conclusion, with the lending giant admitting no wrongdoing but making FHA whole on 0.2% of loan moneys
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 14
A new letter from the Department of Housing and Urban Development states that undocumented immigrants who arrived in the US as children aren't eligible for the more lenient mortgages
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 13
Opinion
As real estate professionals, we have to be cautious and intentional about what we say due to fair housing laws and equal employment regulations. People who feel you have the wrong attitude are free to report you to authorities
by Bernice Ross | May 28
A new rule would let federally funded homeless shelters consider gender identity when making accommodation decisions
by Jim Dalrymple II | May 23
Ben Carson was asked Tuesday during a hearing about the acronym ‘real estate owned,’ which applies to certain foreclosed properties
by Jim Dalrymple II | May 21