February 1

US construction spending up 0.8 percent in November

U.S. construction spending edged up in November as a gain in home building helped offset weakness in nonresidential construction.
January 31

A glance at US mortgage rates

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up after declining in recent weeks, according to mortgage buyer Freddie Mac.
January 31

US average mortgage rates edge up; 30-year at 4.46 percent

U.S. long-term mortgage rates edged up after declining in recent weeks.
January 31

Buying a home by age 35 is worth it now - and later

Nicole Christianson, a 26-year-old sales rep, was tired of writing big checks for tiny apartments. And she wanted to do more with her cash than…
January 31

US new home sales jump nearly 17 percent in November

Sales of new U.S. homes soared in November, defying higher mortgage rates. But they're still below year-ago levels.
January 30

New Jersey's top court won't hear ex-NFL star's appeal

The New Jersey Supreme Court won't hear a request from former NFL star Irving Fryar to overturn his conviction for his role in a mortgage scam.
January 30

US pending home sales fell 2.2 percent in December

Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in December with affordability pressures causing interest from would-be buyers to fall.
January 29

Millennial Money: 5 keys to picture-perfect TV buying

Buying a TV can be thrilling, yet daunting.To maximize the exhilaration — while minimizing the uncertainty — experts say to pay attention to at least…
January 29

US home price gains slowed in November

U.S. home prices rose at a slower pace in November, as sales have tumbled and affordability has deteriorated for many would-be buyers.
January 26

Solar is thriving in low-income Minneapolis neighborhoods

Minneapolis is starting to see an influx of solar installations in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods, an early result of a new program to target investment in those areas without displacing existing residents and businesses.