June 29, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

DS News reports, Study Finds Refinancing Bill Would Save Homeowners $35B. New York City affordable housing developments are on track, according to Crain’s Business. Chicago Tribune publishes, Confidence Rebuilding in Chicago’s Housing Market. And, Think Progress runs, Advocate For LGBT Homeless Youth Named White House ‘Champion of Change’.

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June 28, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The Atlantic runs, how the feds are building more sustainable cities. “President Barack Obama has said expanding HARP will make cheaper credit available to more homeowners with mortgage rates near record lows,” Bloomberg. USA Today prints, thirty-year mortgage rate stays at record low 3.66%. The Boston Globe commends Somerville woman for work with the homeless. […]

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Know Your Status — Get Linked to HIV Care

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A key tool in combating HIV/AIDS is the use of real information—take the test and take control.  Knowing your status is the first step in making decisions about maintaining your health, whether it is positive or negative. You can find a local testing site here as well as a locator for your area’s health care, […]

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June 27, 2012

The White House: Five Things You Should Know About Mortgage Relief

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Ed note:  This blog post originally appeared on Whitehouse.gov. SPREAD THE MESSAGE! We want to make sure you have all the information you need to understand President Obama’s proposal to cut through the red tape keeping millions of responsible homeowners from refinancing their mortgages. And we want to make sure your friends get the message, […]

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Daily Housing News Round-Up

 The Washington Post runs, “Americans are finally gaining confidence in the housing market.” “U.S. stocks move ahead on favorable housing reports,” The Wall Street Journal. Also in WSJ, “more homeowners get mortgage reduced,”  Bloomberg prints, “home prices are beginning to rise after a six-year slump in cities from San Francisco and Seattle to Miami.”  Reuters […]

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