Articles by Handley, Meg
30-year fixed-rate mortgages hovered around 4 percent this week.
Standard & Poor's estimates it will take almost four years to clear the nation's bloated supply of distressed properties.
A weak housing market and economy could mean more trouble for the government's mortgage insurer.
2011 has been a rough year, but economists think next year will be better.
Existing home sales rose in October, but contract failures are holding back a real recovery.
FHA Mortgage Cap Raised, but at What Cost?
Multi-family building has driven most of the gains seen in the construction sector lately.
Key national indicators for housing are improving, but regional pockets still lag.