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Delinquencies

Why mortgage performance may be starting to weaken in some areas

Overall home-loan delinquencies remain near 20-year lows, but in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Rhode Island and Wisconsin, they are inching up in moves that...
Dozens of lawmakers urge more flood insurance reforms

Dozens of lawmakers urge more flood insurance reforms

WASHINGTON — A group of 64 House lawmakers is pushing congressional leadership to incorporate premium caps and address a new methodology for assessing...
Malibu

‘Burn out’ Malibu lots hit the market as California fires rage

California's devastating wildfires have given way to a real estate opportunity: the burn-out lot.A handful of parcels have begun hitting the market in...
Wildfire forces evacuation of pricey Los Angeles neighborhoods

Wildfire forces evacuation of pricey Los Angeles neighborhoods

A fast-moving brush fire has forced evacuation of some of the ritziest neighborhoods in the Los Angeles area and shut a major thoroughfare...
Flooding from Hurricane Irma

Flooded house? Florida sellers don’t have to tell.

Heather Gaker found her dream home on North Lake Drive in Boynton Beach in 2015. It had 28 different species of palm trees,...
Gagan Sharma

5 mortgage servicing questions for BSI Financial CEO Gagan Sharma

Recent market shifts highlighted the need for servicers and subservicers to have diversified strategies in place that work in different interest rate cycles....
15 housing markets with the highest risk of wildfire damage

15 housing markets with the highest risk of wildfire damage

As global warming contributes to the spread of wildfires, those fires...
Flooding-FEMA

FEMA may have to buy millions of homes due to climate crisis

As the climate crisis worsens, more Americans will be forced from their homes. Many won't be able to afford it, and the U.S....
Dorian

Storm-damaged Bahamas properties hot as investors chase bargains

It didn't take long. Shortly after Hurricane Dorian damaged countless homes and businesses in the northern Bahamas, real estate investors started calling local...
Florida Keys

America’s great climate exodus is starting in the Florida Keys

Lori Rittel is stuck in her Florida Keys home, living in the wreckage left by Hurricane Irma two years ago, unable to rebuild...

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