Zero-down loans drying up
Mortgage giants trim lending maximum for Twin Cities
BY NICOLE GARRISON-SPRENGER and JENNIFER BJORHUS
Article Last Updated: 01/03/2008 09:09:07 PM CST
Homebuyers beware - the noose is tightening ...
Shiller Sends Shivers into Real Estate
Last week I was interviewed, together with the housing expert Robert Shiller, a Yale professor, on CNBCís Larry Kudlow show.
Shiller showed how home prices in 10 major metropolitan areas were down by...
Mixed portents for Wall Streetís rescuers
By William Cohan
Published: January 3 2008 18:11 | Last updated: January 3 2008 18:11
The hand-wringing has already begun over the latest lemming-like craze to hit Wall Street: the repairing of many fir...
What will we do if big two go bust?
By Rolfe Winkler
January 4, 2008
They don't know it, but taxpayers stand to lose billions as the housing bubble bursts. And in a bipartisan effort to "do something" to save the housing market, President Bus...
Defaults among mortgage insurers rose to record in November as home-loan problems worsen
Monday, December 31, 2007
WASHINGTON (AP) ó Mortgage insurers saw defaults rise to a new monthly record in November, according to data published Monday b...