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April 11, 2018

Multigenerational households Hit All-Time High

The share of Americans living in multigenerational households (homes with two or more adult generations) hit an all-time high in 2016, according to a new Pew […]
April 10, 2018

Confidence in Housing Market on the Rise

Americans are beginning to feel more confident in the housing market as an increased share says now is a good time to buy a home, according […]
April 10, 2018

In the Know: All About Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

Everyone has heard about Bitcoin by now, especially its ability to rise (and fall) by thousands of dollars within a single day. Interest in the virtual […]
April 6, 2018

Consumer Delinquencies Decline Amid Job Growth

More U.S. consumers are keeping up with their loan payments as they enjoy a boost from the strong economy.  During the fourth quarter of last year, […]
April 5, 2018

CMBS Loan Delinquencies Rise for First Time Since June

Default rates for securitized U.S. commercial real estate loans last month increased for the first time in nearly a year, according to Trepp.  The overall March […]
April 5, 2018

ARMs Have Lower Fraud Risk

Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARM) are likely to offset the increase in application defects in purchase mortgages as rising rates pull consumers away from refinancing, according to the […]
March 30, 2018

What Do Consumers Want from Their Bank?

J.D. Power conducted its first 2018 Retail Banking Advice Study which showed what the majority of consumers are looking for in their bank. The survey results […]
March 29, 2018

Student Debt Crisis Deepens

As the oldest members of Generation Z turn 23 this year, they are now fully into or even past their college years.  What does this mean […]
March 28, 2018

New Housing Starts: A Warning Sign for a Recession?

The government reported on Friday that the number of home construction projects that broke ground last month fell 7% versus the prior month.  The report is […]