July 18, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The Wall Street Journal prints FHA Expands Bulk Home Loan Sale Program. “Housing starts in June highest in four years,” USA Today. CNN Money reports More Signs of a Housing Rebound. Reuters gives advice on “designing your own mortgage.” The Sacramento Bee publishes VA Expands Grants to Tackle Veteran Homelessness. And, Honolulu Civil Beat writes […]

July 3, 2012

Putting the Fire Out

If a fire started in your home, wouldn’t you hope your local fire department would do everything it could to put those flames out?  Imagine suggesting that that better approach might be to allow the fire to burn itself out.  Now imagine if that same do-nothing approach were to be applied to our nation’s housing […]

April 25, 2012

Providing Immediate, Direct Relief for Struggling Homeowners

In February, the Obama Administration joined a bipartisan coalition of 49 state attorneys general to strike a $25 billion settlement with the nation’s five largest mortgage servicers.  The settlement was a historic step forward to help struggling homeowners and hold banks accountable – and already, families are starting to see results. As CNNMoney reported this […]