More Than Six in 10 Millennials Lack a Prime Homebuying Credit Score

  Sixty-one percent of millennials without mortgages have credit scores lower than 661. Millennials with mortgages have average credit scores of 716. While one survey puts the number of millennials who think homeownership is a good investment at more than 80 percent, another poll says that less than half of that generation express the same …

U.S. Home Prices Again Reach New Peak in the Second Quarter

The median sales price for a U.S. single-family home was $269,000 in the second quarter, an all-time high. The San Jose metropolitan area was America‚Äôs fastest-appreciating housing market, with the $1.41 million median sales price up by 18.7 percent from the second quarter of 2017. Though millennials should be helping to drive sales activity, less …