The Nation's Housing / Home & Consumer

The Nation's Housing: A policy switch at FHA

WASHINGTON -- Hundreds of thousands of home sellers have had their pockets picked at closings during the last decade -- they've been charged interest on their mortgages after their principal debts had been fully paid off.

This practice, endorsed ...

The Nation's Housing: The credit score logjam

WASHINGTON -- Are mortgage lenders finally loosening up a little on their credit score requirements -- opening the door to larger numbers of home purchasers this summer and fall?

It depends on what type of loan you're seeking. If it's a Federal ...