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Student Loan Debt Curbing Housing Market »09.25.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

The residential real estate market’s foundation is beginning to wobble. And crushing student debt is curbing the nascent real estate recovery, according to a new report by John Burn Real Estate Consulting.

Institutional Investors Invade the Residential Rental Market »09.23.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

In the August 2014 issue of the Housing News Report, we took a look at how Wall Street institutional investors are impacting the real estate market.

A Return to Subprime? HUD Secretary Says Lending Too Tight »09.22.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

In his first major policy speech since joining HUD in July, housing secretary Julian Castro on Sept. 16 urged bankers to ease mortgage lending and make it easier for home buyers to qualify for a mortgage.

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Student Loan Debt Curbing Housing Market »09.25.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

The residential real estate market’s foundation is beginning to wobble. And crushing student debt is curbing the nascent real estate recovery, according to a new report by John Burn Real Estate Consulting.

Institutional Investors Invade the Residential Rental Market »09.23.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

In the August 2014 issue of the Housing News Report, we took a look at how Wall Street institutional investors are impacting the real estate market.

A Return to Subprime? HUD Secretary Says Lending Too Tight »09.22.2014 | Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer

In his first major policy speech since joining HUD in July, housing secretary Julian Castro on Sept. 16 urged bankers to ease mortgage lending and make it easier for home buyers to qualify for a mortgage.

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Loan Type Today Last Week
15 Year Fixed Conforming 3.375% Arrow down 3.422%
30 Year Fixed Conforming 4.163% Arrow down 4.213%
1 Year ARM Conforming 1.743% Arrow down 1.757%
5/1 Year ARM Conforming 3.094% Arrow down 3.142%
Interest Only: 5/1 Year ARM Conforming 3.314% Arrow down 3.364%