Domestic Worker Labor Leader: Federal Victory Is in Sight

A key leader in the movement to raise labor standards for domestic workers expects a long-awaited federal rule change t...

Higher interest rates could lead to more loans

NEW YORK – Aug.16, 2013 – With fewer homeowners refinancing their mortgages because of rising interest rates, banks...

Fla.’s rebound powered by foreigners’ housing money

MIAMI – Aug. 15, 2013 – Record foreign investment in Florida housing over the last three years is boosting property...

Slowdown in home prices? No reason to panic

NEW YORK – Aug. 14, 2013 – Though home prices have risen nearly 12 percent from a year ago, a...

With rates higher, ARMs are back

NEW YORK – Aug. 14, 2013 – Karen Zoeller wasn’t too worried about rising mortgage interest rates when she went...

Details emerge on Fla. health insurance exchange

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Aug. 13, 2013 – For Florida residents hoping to purchase coverage through the new health insura...

Fla. regulator explains why rates aren’t dropping

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Aug. 13, 2013 – Florida’s insurance commissioner says there are reasons why homeowner ra...

We Are All Detroit

Do you think the damage from the pending bankruptcy of the city of Detroit will be limited to Detroit? Think...

Congress still considering tax hit for homeowners

WASHINGTON – Aug. 12, 2013 – Since Congress has taken off on its annual summer recess, you might assume that...

Average rate on 30-year loan at 4.4% this week

WASHINGTON – Aug. 9, 2013 – Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages barely changed this week, giving prospective home...

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