Category Archives: Real Estate

Real-Estate Venture Boom Is Tested by Stock Market’s Slide

First American News LLC: Raleigh, NC: Property startups emerged as one of the hottest tickets for venture investors during a record-breaking 2021. The recent stock-market selloff is testing the limits of that boom. Real-estate companies collected $12.2 billion in venture funding last year, according to private company data tracker CB Insights, up 34% from the […]

The Rise in Interest Rates Is Destabilizing The Real Estate Market

First American News LLC, Raleigh, NC: Just when homebuyers hoped to catch a break from a construction boom that promised to increase supply, along came surging mortgage rates. The surge in mortgage rates we’ve seen this year is making an already dysfunctional housing market even more uncertain. Higher lending costs will make housing less affordable, […]

U.S. Mortgage Rates Surge to the Highest Level in More than Two Years

Mortgage rates in the U.S. jumped to the highest level since January 2020, before the pandemic rocked financial markets. The average for a 30-year loan was 3.69%, up from 3.55% last week, Freddie Mac said in a statement Thursday. That was the highest since Jan. 2, 2020, when rates averaged 3.72%. “You’re dealing with two […]

The Housing Market May Soon Bust – This Will Lead To a Wave Of REO’s.

A new generation of buyers is jumping into the market at what may be the worst possible time. Millennials Face Yet Another Rug-Pull As we all know, millennials are America’s most economically cursed generation. Now that they’re hitting their 30s and 40s, they’re not even cool anymore. And the housing market might be about to stick it to them […]