Frigid weather is a stop sign for buyers, but the housing recovery is still on track.
Homeowners with second mortgages are encountering a roadblock to a short sale.
As mortgage servicer Fannie Mae begins unloading foreclosed properties, Wall Street investors are preparing to buy in bulk. Private equity investors, hedge funds and broker-dealers are interested in purchasing pools of properties that include anywhere from 572 homes in the Atlanta area to 99 in Chicago, the Wall Street Journal reports. In all, 2,500 homes