August 13, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Secretary Donovan writes Holding the Banks’ Feet to the Fire (Huffington Post). “Refinance Jump Rebuilds U.S. Savings as Growth Delayed: Economy,” Bloomberg. Bloomberg runs Homebuilder Stocks Surge with New Sales 50% Below Average. North Country Public Radio publishes NY Awards Funds to Housing Agencies. The Boston Globe writes Boston’s Homeless Court Help Defendants Get a […]

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August 10, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

“U.S. Bank sets aside $130 million for potential mortgage servicing settlement,” Housing Wire. USA Today publishes Mortgage Rates Top 3.5% for a Second Week Bloomberg Businessweek writes Tenn. Creates Mortgage Hotline to Help Homeowners. The York Dispatch prints ‘Robo-Signing’ Funds Let Mortgage Help Program Reopen. The Columbian runs State Housing Market Still Improving. “City moves […]

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August 9, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

  The Washington Post prints “U.S. rate on 30-year mortgages rises to 3.59 percent.” Low-income housing breaks ground headlines Santa Maria Times. The Monterey County Herald publishes affordable housing project going up in East Garrison. Pasadena Weekly writes “rebuilding affordable housing.” Housing Wire reports “Wells Fargo, Rebuilding Together partner to renovate, sell REOs.” And, a […]

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August 8, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

 The Washington Post reports “Mortgage firms Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are seeing a marked improvement in home values.” Wichita Business Journal publishes HARP Refinances Continue Surge in First Half of Year. New Project-Based Subsidy to Preserve Affordable Housing, reports Affordable Housing Finance. “Agency seeks to create affordable housing,” Brainerd Dispatch. Tampa Bay Times prints […]

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August 7, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

“FHA Refinance Applications Surge Almost 200 Percent”, Santa Ana Business News Examiner CNN Money prints Housing Recovery Could Lift Jobs, Spending. “Affordable housing program helps elderly couple regain financial strength.” Old Alexandria Patch writes City Hosts Roundtable on Responsible Homeownership. .And, KARK 4 News publishes Grant for Little Rock’s Our House Will Help the Working […]

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