Mortgage REITs Come Under Stress That Even the Fed Might Not Be Able to Ease

Text size Photograph by Sean Gallup/Getty Images Some publicly traded mortgage funds are showing signs of stress, demonstrating just how big the disruption to financial markets has been. We’re referring … Read More

Existing-Home Sales Leapt 21% in June. Mortgage Rates Are Below 3%. Expect More Gains.

Text size Feverpitched/Dreamstime The housing market is on fire, even as the broader U.S. economic recovery wobbles. Investors should expect further gains. Sales of previously owned homes surged 21% in … Read More