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May 2

Aging millennials projected to drive up US housing prices

Becoming a homeowner is likely to get more costly and competitive over the next decade as millions more Americans enter the age range where people…
April 30

US pending home sales rose 3.8% in March

More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in March compared to the prior month.
April 29

Marriott to expand further into home-sharing

Marriott is pushing more heavily into home-sharing, confident that its combination of luxury properties and loyalty points can lure travelers away from rivals like Airbnb.The…
April 29

Jennifer McMahon's 'The Invited' is a powerful novel

"The Invited: a Novel" (Doubleday), by Jennifer McMahonJennifer McMahon again proves that the modern ghost story is more than things that go bump in the…
April 25

It's not just record-high stocks feeling the Fed effect

It's not just the stock market at a record high that's feeling the Fed effect.
April 25

A glance at US mortgage rates

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the fourth straight week, though they remain historically low as a spur to home sales in the…
April 25

US long-term mortgage rates up for 4th week; 30-year 4.20%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week for the fourth straight week, though they remain historically low as a spur to home sales in the spring buying season.
April 25

Make a home down payment without wrecking your finances

Maximizing a home down payment can make sense: The bigger the down payment, the lower the monthly mortgage bill and the better the chance of…
April 23
Jared Kushner, Senior Adviser to President Donald Trump, speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New York, Tuesday, April 23, 2019.

Kushner plays down Russia's interference in 2016 election

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner said Tuesday the investigations into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election "had a much harder impact on our democracy" than what Russia actually did.
April 23

Back to the same record, but it's a different stock market

Stock investors had to go on a harrowing round trip over the last seven months, but the market may be in a healthier place after it.