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Market Watch
25 things first-time home buyers need to doare plentiful, including federal mortgage programs with Fannie Mae and Freddie
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
are plentiful, including federal mortgage programs with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that allow loans with only 3% down, plus Federal Housing Administration loans and Veterans Affairs loans. You could also try crowdfunding or asking if family members... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Steep Black homeownership declines in major citiesnationwide, Congress is deliberating over the future of the GSEs and $6.17 tril
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
nationwide, Congress is deliberating over the future of the GSEs and $6.17 trillion in mortgages they now hold along with Federal Housing Administration issued mortgages. “Home equity accounts for only 30 percent of the net worth for wealthier... Read more
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Black Press USA
New Harvard Study Finds Steep Declines in Black Homeownership in Major Citiesnationwide, Congress is deliberating over the future of the GSEs and $6.17 tril
Black Press USA / Posted 5 days ago
nationwide, Congress is deliberating over the future of the GSEs and $6.17 trillion in mortgages they now hold along with Federal Housing Administration issued mortgages. “Home equity accounts for only 30 percent of the net worth for wealthier... Read more
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NJ.com
Recalling human toll of a 'rebellion' in Newark's 1967 riots | Carterperiod before it be romanticized. He said Newark began to decline long before
NJ.com / Posted 8 days ago
period before it be romanticized. He said Newark began to decline long before the riots. After World War II, he said, the Federal Housing Administration redlined many neighborhoods, meaning there would be no investments or loans. The FHA, he... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Money terms some people are too embarrassed to ask aboutmoney (yes, it’s a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property t
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
money (yes, it’s a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property tax and mortgage and homeowners insurance. Federal Housing Administration-insured mortgages, for example, require escrow accounts. A “certificate of deposit,” or CD,... Read more
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CNBC
Higher interest rates send mortgage applications tanking, down 7.4%than by higher mortgage rates. The higher cost of housing today may be contribu
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
than by higher mortgage rates. The higher cost of housing today may be contributing to an increase in loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration. These loans come with mortgage insurance premiums, but they offer low down payments and lower... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Money terms you’re too embarrassed to ask aboutmoney (yes, it’s a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
money (yes, it’s a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property tax and mortgage and homeowners insurance. Federal Housing Administration-insured mortgages, for example, require escrow accounts. A “certificate of deposit,” or CD,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Money terms you're too embarrassed to ask aboutmoney (yes, it's a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property t
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
money (yes, it's a noun or verb) for fees beyond your mortgage, like property tax and mortgage and homeowners insurance. Federal Housing Administration-insured mortgages, for example, require escrow accounts. A "certificate of deposit," or CD,... Read more
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Salon.com
Hotspots for gun violence track closely with racist redlining policies of the pastof the Atlantic explained in a 2014 article, was a racially discriminatory hous
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
of the Atlantic explained in a 2014 article, was a racially discriminatory housing policy created with the 1934 creation of Federal Housing Administration, which remained federal policy until 1968. “Otherwise celebrated for making homeownership... Read more
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The Columbian
Programs, loan options offer help with down paymentsand loan options that don’t require the traditional 20 percent down for a home.
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
and loan options that don’t require the traditional 20 percent down for a home. Here’s a look at what’s available: The Federal Housing Administration offers loans that require as little as 3.5 percent down. And the down payment can be a gift... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
How many homes in your Inland zip code are being flipped?$305,000, respectively Nearly a third of the homes flipped in the Inland Empir
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 19 days ago
$305,000, respectively Nearly a third of the homes flipped in the Inland Empire are acquired by people borrowing from the Federal Housing Administration, meaning flippers are passing them on to first-time buyers, Blomquist said. But his alarm... Read more
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CNBC
Want to reform the housing market? Get rid of these two bloated behemothsacquired by the GSEs were made with down payments below 3 percent. Competition
CNBC / Posted 23 days ago
acquired by the GSEs were made with down payments below 3 percent. Competition for market share between the GSEs and the Federal Housing Administration – which offers federally-backed mortgage insurance to enable low down payment lending to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why seniors should think twice before choosing a reverse mortgageat CEI, a Brunswick-based agency that provides the free, unbiased consumer coun
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
at CEI, a Brunswick-based agency that provides the free, unbiased consumer counseling and support now required by the Federal Housing Administration for all who apply for a reverse mortgage. “A reverse mortgage is a financial tool,” Thomas... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Saturday Funniesof family, sometimes making it quite difficult to establish ownership. Here's
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
of family, sometimes making it quite difficult to establish ownership. Here's a great letter an attorney wrote to the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) on behalf of a client: The lawyer was attempting to secure a FHA loan for a client. He... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
6 options for buying a home with little or no money downfunding fee can be rolled into the overall loan. To learn more, visit the Depar
Dayton Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
funding fee can be rolled into the overall loan. To learn more, visit the Department of Veterans Affairs. FHA program The Federal Housing Administration has offered advantageous terms since 1934; today they are one of the best options out there... Read more

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