July 3, 2013

#Housing101: Intern Summer Blog Series

My name is Olivia Lapeyrolerie, and I am a summer intern in HUD’s Office of Public Affairs. For the next several weeks, I will be writing a summer blog series about the basic tools young people need to know when renting or buying. The posts will cover an array of topics, ranging from mortgages to […]

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August 17, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Refinancing a Vacation Home headlines The New York Times. “Improving Housing Market Paves Way for Real Estate Data Firm Trulia’s IPO,” Bloomberg. Post Independent publishes Real Estate Experts Discuss Refinancing, Short Sales and More. NBC News reports Housing Economist: Good Time to Get a Bargain. Associated Press writes $105 Million to House, Aid L.A. Homeless. […]

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August 15, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Los Angeles Times reports Bay Area Housing Market Strengthened in July. “U.S. homebuilders more confident as housing recovery gathers momentum,” The Oregonian. NBC News publishes Time to Buy: The Most Affordable Housing Markets. Housing Project Plan Sent to City headlines The Hutchinson News. And, Florida Today prints Homeless Female Veterans Get Housing, New Lease on […]

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August 6, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Housing Wire reports “Obama scorecard shows amount of underwater borrowers shrunk in 1Q.” The Hill reports “housing market shows improvement across all regions.” HARP Refinancing is Really Happening, Fox Business. Bloomberg publishes U.S. Mortgage Closing Costs Fall 7.4% As Banks Compete. And, Day Center for Homeless to Offer New Help headlines Daily Press.

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May 9, 2012

New HAMP Enhancements Will Help Military Homeowners

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Cross posted from WhiteHouse.gov Our military families make many sacrifices for our nation, and not just when a servicemember goes into combat. Military families also face challenges when a servicemember receives orders for a Permanent Change of Station (PCS) move to another base, and the family has to decide whether to go along or live […]

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