Real Estate

Cohen pleads guilty, implicates Trump in hush-money scheme

Aug 21, 2018

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer, has pleaded guilty to campaign-finance violations and other charges, saying he and Trump arranged the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and a former Playboy model

Average US mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.53 percent

Aug 16, 2018

Average US mortgage rates fall for second straight week; 30-year at 4.53 percent

July housing starts up a slight 0.9 percent as tariffs bite

Aug 16, 2018

US housing starts ticked up just 0.9 percent in July, a sign that higher costs might be weighing on homebuilders

Home Depot roars back in the second quarter

Aug 14, 2018

Home Depot raised profit and revenue expectations for the year after bouncing back from a slow start to the year during the second quarter

Prosecution rests in Manafort tax evasion and fraud trial

Aug 14, 2018

Prosecutors rest their tax evasion and bank fraud case against Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman

Your house isn't a piggy bank

Aug 13, 2018

If you plan to tap your equity, put a limit on your spending

Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

Aug 11, 2018

The cost of building a home has been rising, in part because of the tariffs President Donald Trump has imposed on imported lumber, nails and other construction material

UK economy picks up after winter freeze

Aug 10, 2018

Britain's economy accelerated in the second quarter as warmer weather fueled construction and consumer spending after snow and ice curtailed activity in March

Average US mortgage rates decline; 30-year at 4.59 percent

Aug 9, 2018

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week amid a restrained home buying season this summer. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 4.59 percent from 4.60 percent last week.

US consumer borrowing rose $10.2 billion in June

Aug 7, 2018

Americans increased their borrowing in June at the slowest annual pace in three months as the level of credit card debt fell slightly


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