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The Columbian
Harney: Higher fees for low down paymentsin the mid- to upper 600s and you want to make as small a down payment as possi
Harney: Higher fees for low down payments
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
in the mid- to upper 600s and you want to make as small a down payment as possible, you’ll probably want to look to the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) for your financing. FHA offers 3.5 percent minimum down payments, is more flexible and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Millennials want to buy a home, but costs a shocktheir house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alt
Millennials want to buy a home, but costs a shock
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
their house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alternative financing solutions, including Federal Housing Administration loans, which allow borrowers to put down as little as 3.5 percent. FHA loans accounted for 22... Read more
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Daily Record
Amazon’s same-day delivery not for everyonerealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon’s same-day delivery not for everyone
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make homebuying easier and more affordable, but generally excluded... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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USA Today
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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First Coast News
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KTVB Boise / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report saysrealities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National H
Amazon same-day delivery less likely in black areas, report says
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
realities in the United States that in many ways come out of the the National Housing Act of 1934. That Act created the Federal Housing Administration and was meant to make home buying easier and more affordable — but generally excluded... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weeksponsored by Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Georgia, to the Energy Policy Modernization
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
sponsored by Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Georgia, to the Energy Policy Modernization Act. The amendment would require the Federal Housing Administration to consider energy efficiency improvements and resulting lower energy costs for a given home... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Kenneth Harney: Higher fees for low down payments and credit scoresin the mid to upper 600s and you want to make as small a down payment as possib
Kenneth Harney: Higher fees for low down payments and credit scores
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
in the mid to upper 600s and you want to make as small a down payment as possible, you'll probably want to look to the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) for your financing. FHA offers 3.5 percent minimum down payments, is more flexible and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Millennials face hurdles to buying a hometheir house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alt
Millennials face hurdles to buying a home
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
their house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alternative financing solutions, including Federal Housing Administration loans, which allow borrowers to put down as little as 3.5 percent. FHA loans accounted for 22... Read more
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The Atlantic
Credit Bureaus Were the NSA of the 19th Centuryutilities, and then the personal finance companies. The files were soon queried
Credit Bureaus Were the NSA of the 19th Century
The Atlantic / Posted 7 days ago
utilities, and then the personal finance companies. The files were soon queried by real estate companies, landlords, the Federal Housing Administration, and law enforcement alike. Mass bureaucratic surveillance was no longer just for “men of... Read more
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Salon.com
This election is blinding us to a Wall Street outrage: Inside the media’s negligent response to a foreclosure disasterDistressed Asset Stabilization Program (DASP) to deal with seriously delinquent
This election is blinding us to a Wall Street outrage: Inside the media’s negligent response to a foreclosure disaster
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
Distressed Asset Stabilization Program (DASP) to deal with seriously delinquent loans. HUD doesn’t originate loans, but the Federal Housing Administration, which it operates, insures mortgages for banks. When banks successfully file an insurance... Read more
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Providence Business News
Big-city millennials are under-saving for their down paymentstheir house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alt
Big-city millennials are under-saving for their down payments
Providence Business News / Posted 8 days ago
their house, according to NAR data. Millennials can pick from a variety of alternative financing solutions, including Federal Housing Administration loans, which allow borrowers to put down as little as 3.5 percent. FHA loans accounted for 22... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver millennials are at risk of being trapped renting, survey showschildren. The third scenario: Millennials will seek out options with less up-f
Denver millennials are at risk of being trapped renting, survey shows
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
children. The third scenario: Millennials will seek out options with less up-front money, such as mortgages with the Federal Housing Administration that require only 3.5 percent down. Daren Blomquist, a vice president at RealtyTrac in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Days After Wells Fargo Admits Defrauding The Government, NY Fed Rewards It With Primary Dealer Statusand accepts responsibility" for having from 2001 to 2008 falsely certified that
Days After Wells Fargo Admits Defrauding The Government, NY Fed Rewards It With Primary Dealer Status
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
and accepts responsibility" for having from 2001 to 2008 falsely certified that many of its home loans qualified for Federal Housing Administration insurance. In short: it admitted that is deceived and defrauded the government. Its... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to U.S. government in settlementJustice Department said Friday that the Mount Laurel, New Jersey-based mortgage
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to U.S. government in settlement
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
Justice Department said Friday that the Mount Laurel, New Jersey-based mortgage company didn’t properly comply with Federal Housing Administration rules for mortgages it was generating and didn’t monitor payment defaults. The government... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
April 16sick, into this camp — and into the Turkish military's indifference to their mi
April 16
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
sick, into this camp — and into the Turkish military's indifference to their misery. 50 years ago: 1966 WASHINGTON — The Federal Housing Administration and the Veterans Administration have raised their interest rates from 5.5 per cent to 5.75 per... Read more
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TribLIVE
NJ’s Freedom Mortgage to pay $113 mln in U.S. settlementprivately held lender admitted, as part of the settlement, to having from 2006
NJ’s Freedom Mortgage to pay $113 mln in U.S. settlement
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
privately held lender admitted, as part of the settlement, to having from 2006 to 2011 certified ineligible home loans for Federal Housing Administration insurance. It also acknowledged its failure during that period to have made required reports... Read more
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Boston Herald
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to US government in settlementwith federal rules. The Justice Department said Friday that the New Jersey-bas
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to US government in settlement
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
with federal rules. The Justice Department said Friday that the New Jersey-based lender did not properly comply with Federal Housing Administration rules for mortgages it was generating and didn't monitor payment defaults. The government... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to US government in settlementJustice Department said today that the Mount Laurel, N.J.-based mortgage compan
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to US government in settlement
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
Justice Department said today that the Mount Laurel, N.J.-based mortgage company didn't properly comply with Federal Housing Administration rules for mortgages it was generating and didn't monitor payment defaults. The government... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113 million to U.S. government in settlementJustice Department said Friday that the Mount Laurel, New Jersey-based mortgage
Freedom Mortgage to pay $113 million to U.S. government in settlement
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
Justice Department said Friday that the Mount Laurel, New Jersey-based mortgage company didn't properly comply with Federal Housing Administration rules for mortgages it was generating and didn't monitor payment defaults. The government... Read more
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Market Watch
The big banks’ post-mortgage-crisis immaculate correctionless than half the types of mortgages it once did, Dimon added, and the bank is
The big banks’ post-mortgage-crisis immaculate correction
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
less than half the types of mortgages it once did, Dimon added, and the bank is “dramatically” reducing the number of Federal Housing Administration-backed mortgages it extends. That’s in part because the government has made it onerous for... Read more
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TheStreet.com
How to buy a house when you have student loansratio by reducing other debts. And it may not be necessary to pay off other deb
How to buy a house when you have student loans
TheStreet.com / Posted 13 days ago
ratio by reducing other debts. And it may not be necessary to pay off other debts completely. Mortgages backed by the Federal Housing Administration and Veterans Administration let borrowers exclude payments on most installment loans with less... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Recourse For Buyers of Home Built On Dump Site - Bankratewith trash in addition to dirt. Most legal dump sites must still meet remediat
Recourse For Buyers of Home Built On Dump Site - Bankrate
Bankrate.com / Posted 13 days ago
with trash in addition to dirt. Most legal dump sites must still meet remediation standards for homebuyers to qualify for Federal Housing Administration loans, so that makes me suspicious about this dump. The landfill was no doubt apparent to the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Wells Fargo profit falls on bad energy loansthe biggest U.S. home lender, agreed in February to pay $1.2 billion to resolve
Wells Fargo profit falls on bad energy loans
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 days ago
the biggest U.S. home lender, agreed in February to pay $1.2 billion to resolve U.S. government claims related to its Federal Housing Administration mortgage practices. The agreement covered loans made under the program from 2001 to... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Postfrom $981 million at December 31, 2015. Loans 90 days or more past due and stil
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 14 days ago
from $981 million at December 31, 2015. Loans 90 days or more past due and still accruing with repayments insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) or predominantly guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for mortgage... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Goldman and Wells Fargo FINALLY Admit They Committed Fraudand accepts responsibility” for having from 2001 to 2008 falsely certified that
Goldman and Wells Fargo FINALLY Admit They Committed Fraud
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
and accepts responsibility” for having from 2001 to 2008 falsely certified that many of its home loans qualified for Federal Housing Administration insurance. The San Francisco-based lender also admitted to having from 2002 to 2010 failed to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A Brief Guide to Common Mortgage Typesany payment increase in the future. Although often discussed as though it is o
A Brief Guide to Common Mortgage Types
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
any payment increase in the future. Although often discussed as though it is one, FHA isn't a mortgage. It stands for the Federal Housing Administration, a government entity which essentially runs an insurance pool supported by fees that FHA... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Use FHA duplex financing to become a real state investorand possibly 35%. But investors willing to occupy one unit of a duplex or simil
Use FHA duplex financing to become a real state investor
TheStreet.com / Posted 16 days ago
and possibly 35%. But investors willing to occupy one unit of a duplex or similar small multifamily property can get Federal Housing Administration insured loans for as little as 3.5% down. FHA loans are also suitable for borrowers with lower... Read more
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The Washington Times
JOHN L. LIGON: USDA’s Rural Housing Service should be plowed underdefault rates for the RHS mortgage guarantee programs are at least double those
JOHN L. LIGON: USDA’s Rural Housing Service should be plowed under
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
default rates for the RHS mortgage guarantee programs are at least double those of a comparable program managed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) — a separate government agency with a long record of insuring high-risk loans. The... Read more
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Bizjournals
Wells Fargo finalizes record $1.2B settlement over FHA lending program with the Department of Justicethousands of risky mortgages as it formally agreed to a $1.2 billion settlement
Wells Fargo finalizes record $1.2B settlement over FHA lending program with the Department of Justice
Bizjournals / Posted 17 days ago
thousands of risky mortgages as it formally agreed to a $1.2 billion settlement to resolve civil claims related to its Federal Housing Administration (FHA) lending program. The settlement with San Francisco-based Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), the... Read more
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The Hill
Goldman Sachs to pay $5B to settle mortgage probe$1.2 billion for improper mortgage lending practices, after the government char
Goldman Sachs to pay $5B to settle mortgage probe
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
$1.2 billion for improper mortgage lending practices, after the government charged that the bank misled the government on the stability of some of its mortgages, which went on to carry a government guarantee from the Federal Housing Administr... Read more
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Deseret News
Does a reverse mortgage ever make sense?private firms. Federally insured reverse mortgages, known as home equity conver
Does a reverse mortgage ever make sense?
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
private firms. Federally insured reverse mortgages, known as home equity conversion mortgages, are available through a Federal Housing Administration-approved lender. “The FHA has taken quite a few steps in the past few years to make reverse... Read more
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Market Watch
Forget flipping houses — these investors flip mortgagespurchase closes, banks and other lenders usually sell them to government entiti
Forget flipping houses — these investors flip mortgages
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
purchase closes, banks and other lenders usually sell them to government entities like Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Housing Administration. The housing market has improved since the bust, but hasn’t healed fully. There were 1.4... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Wells Fargo to pay $1.2 billion for hiding bad loans before housing crash2008 housing market crash. The bank admitted it certified that thousands of fa
Wells Fargo to pay $1.2 billion for hiding bad loans before housing crash
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 19 days ago
2008 housing market crash. The bank admitted it certified that thousands of faulty home mortgage loans were eligible for Federal Housing Administration insurance. When the market crashed in 2008, American taxpayers ended up on the hook for the... Read more
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