mortgage

Home Prices Fall Again
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Home prices fell in January for a fifth straight month in most major U.S. cities, as modest sales increases have yet to boost prices. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller home-price index shows prices dropped in January from December in 16 of 19 cities…
Mortgage Rates Dip Again
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fixed mortgage remain a bargain at the start of the spring-buying season: The average rate on the 30-year mortgage dipped last week, while the 15-year loan fell to a new record low. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the rate on the 30-year loan ticked down to 3.88 percent, fro…