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HousingWire Lead Analyst featured on Bloomberg Radio
by Sarah Wheeler on January 23, 2021 at 4:48 pm
Logan Mohtashami doesn’t think rising home prices will lead to a market crash. Listen to his interview on Bloomberg Radio hosted by Paul Sweeney and Vonnie Quinn. The post HousingWire Lead Analyst featured on Bloomberg Radio appeared first on HousingWire.
Here’s how to choose between a house, condo or townhouse
by Jordan White on January 23, 2021 at 12:00 am
Buying a home is a big decision. And with so many different options, it’s important you buy the right property for your budget and goals. Here’s how to decide between buying a house, condo or townhome. The post Here’s how to choose between a house, condo or townhouse appeared first on HousingWire.
People movers: Better.com, Credit Plus, Foundation Title & Escrow
by Brena Nath on January 22, 2021 at 11:29 pm
People Movers provides updates about the business professionals making waves in real estate and mortgage. Here’s the latest. The post People movers: Better.com, Credit Plus, Foundation Title & Escrow appeared first on HousingWire.
Senate Finance Committee unanimously approves Yellen
by Tim Glaze on January 22, 2021 at 10:48 pm
In a unanimous 26-0 vote, the Senate Finance Committee approved Janet Yellen’s nomination to the U.S. Treasury Secretary on Friday. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said there would be no other votes in the Senate on Friday, meaning there will not be confirmation of Yellen as Treasury Secretary until this weekend or next week, if she is approved. The post Senate Finance Committee unanimously approves Yellen appeared first on HousingWire.
Biden issues 60-day regulation freeze
by Kelsey Ramírez on January 22, 2021 at 9:48 pm
As one of his first directives after taking office, President Joe Biden announced a 60-day freeze on regulations in order to give his administration time to review any new rules. The post Biden issues 60-day regulation freeze appeared first on HousingWire.
COVID couldn’t stop the U.S. housing market in 2020
by Sarah Wheeler on January 22, 2021 at 9:24 pm
When I think about the 2020 housing market, the big take-home is not the V-shape recovery in many of the housing metrics or even the hotter-than-expected price growth. The big take-home is that 2020, despite the COVID crisis, began a period in our country (the years 2020-2024) when we have both the best housing demographics ever combined with mortgage rates low enough to keep housing stable for years to come. The post COVID couldn’t stop the U.S. housing market in 2020 appeared first on HousingWire.
CoStar and private equity group battle for CoreLogic
by Alex Roha on January 22, 2021 at 7:16 pm
Nearly three months after data giant CoreLogic confirmed it was exploring multiple offers of acquisition the company is down to final two bidders. The post CoStar and private equity group battle for CoreLogic appeared first on HousingWire.
Homepoint’s parent in line for $3B valuation with stock sale
by James Kleimann on January 22, 2021 at 7:05 pm
Sale of 12.5M shares of common stock will Homepoint’s parent company at roughly $3 billion. And the IPO bookrunners will get first dibs. The post Homepoint’s parent in line for $3B valuation with stock sale appeared first on HousingWire.
House Financial Services Committee members named
by Kelsey Ramírez on January 22, 2021 at 6:13 pm
With the 117th Congress having been sworn in, Rep. Maxine Waters announced the Democratic members for the House Financial Services Committee, which has oversight on banking, insurance, real estate and securities sectors. The post House Financial Services Committee members named appeared first on HousingWire.
Chase sees huge digital adoption in home lending business
by Mary Ann Azevedo on January 22, 2021 at 5:58 pm
When it came to institutions moving quickly to meet shifting consumer needs during the pandemic, JPMorgan Chase was no exception. The post Chase sees huge digital adoption in home lending business appeared first on HousingWire.
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Being fit doesn’t outweigh the dangers of obesity, new study suggests
on January 25, 2021 at 10:00 am
New research has just plunged a dagger through the core of the mentality that you can be “fat but fit.”
UK doctor warns world may need annual COVID-19 vaccine due to variants
on January 25, 2021 at 9:34 am
The emergence of new variants of the virus that causes Covid-19—including one in the U.K. that British officials say could be more deadly than earlier versions—signals a future in which health authorities are locked in a cat-and-mouse battle with a shape-shifting pathogen.
Effort to oust California’s Newsom nears key threshold
by Jack Durschlag on January 25, 2021 at 8:53 am
Washington Monument lights go out, investigation underway
by David Aaro on January 25, 2021 at 8:22 am
The Washington Monument lights went out on Sunday, leading officials to try and figure out why.
Tacoma protest: Dozens gather where police cruiser hit pedestrians, light fires, damage buildings
by Edmund DeMarche on January 25, 2021 at 8:15 am
Dozens of protesters gathered in Tacoma, Wash., Sunday night at the same location where a police cruiser reportedly plowed into a group of pedestrians after responding to reports of street-racing in the area.
Newsom expected to lift California’s stay-at-home order: reports
by David Aaro on January 25, 2021 at 7:40 am
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to make an announcement Monday lifting his state’s COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, allowing restaurants to reopen for outdoor dining, according to multiple reports.
House Judiciary GOP pans media coverage of Hunter Biden bagel run
by Edmund DeMarche on January 25, 2021 at 7:27 am
The House Judiciary GOP Twitter handle on Sunday poked fun at journalists who reported on an apparent bagel run for Hunter Biden while the presidential motorcade waited for his order to be completed.
Chinese warplanes enter Taiwan airspace days after Biden takes office
by Edmund DeMarche on January 25, 2021 at 6:14 am
China ratcheted up activity in Taiwan airspace on Sunday by flying 15 fighter jets between mainland Taiwan and the Pratas Islands in the South China Sea, a report said.
Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski recreate epic ‘Bad Boys’ video after NFC Championship win
by Ryan Gaydos on January 25, 2021 at 6:11 am
The message for Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski remained the same two years later: They “can’t be stopped.”
Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes’ age disparity shown in 2 incredible tweets
by Ryan Gaydos on January 25, 2021 at 5:50 am
Patrick Mahomes represents the future of the NFL as the Kansas City Chiefs star won his second AFC Championship in his third attempt Sunday with victory over the Buffalo Bills.