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Housing Starts Near Four Year High…

Builder confidence rises for 8th consecutive month By Inman News, Wednesday, December 19, 2012.Inman News® Framer image via Shutterstock. U.S. housing starts continued a steady 2012 year-over-year upswing in November, hovering at a level not seen since 2008, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau. At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of […]

Another record low for mortgage rates

Les Christie @CNNMoney of CNN Money reports that mortgage interest rates hit new lows this week as both the 30-year and the 15-year fixed-rates fell, according to a weekly survey by Freddie Mac. It was the second consecutive week that rates broke records. The 30-year, the most popular mortgage product, fell by 0.01 percentage points […]