Mortgage News

Homebuying and selling play key roles in the economy. Stay on top of developments in the market with The Balance's coverage of housing news and mortgage data analysis.
A man and woman sign mortgage paperwork as their realtor watches on.
Mortgage Rate Relief Boosts Homebuying
A jar with money in it is labeled "mortgage." In the background, arrows are pointed up with the number "46.4%."
Payment on New Mortgages Take 46.4% of Typical Income
A mother plays with her daughter in a new house with boxes around them.
The Balance Today: News You Need To Know on Jan. 11, 2023