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  1. Spotted: Rowhouses that replaced St. Boniface and Ruffin Nichols AME churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | PlanPhilly

    ... able to subsidize the purchase price of the units through a forgivable loan. That loan would be secured by a second mortgage held by NSCA which would sunset in 10-20 years. The amount of the subsidy varies based on household income and size. The ...


  2. Mortgage rates fallRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | San Diego Source

    Average long-term mortgage rates have fallen for the first time in four weeks and remain near historic lows reached in May 2013.


  3. Sweden consumer lending market increased in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... on the granting of loans, not least with reference to mortgages/housing, as seen with the introduction of a mortgage cap in the latter years of the review period. A worrying development in the eyes of some market commentators is the growing number ...


  4. Treasury official: Releasing Fannie and Freddie from government 'irresponsible'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Examiner

    A Treasury official on Thursday ruled out "narrowly crafted ad-hoc fixes" for the government-sponsored mortgage businesses Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, reiterating the Obama administration's demand for a comprehensive congressional overhaul of the mortgage market that would shutter the two bailed-out companies. Responding to recent calls by investors in Fannie and Freddie for the federal government to recapitalize the businesses and privatize them,Michael Stegman said Thursday that the firms' private profit, public backstop model means "exposes taxpayers to great risk and is irresponsible."


  5. Average rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.75 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | KIMA

    Average long-term mortgage rates have fallen for the first time in four weeks and remain near historic lows reached in May 2013. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday that the national average for a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.75 percent from 3.80 percent last week.


  6. Google Launches A New Tool To Sell Car Insurance To U.S Web SearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | TechCrunch

    ... customer service, for example. Today, Google already provides auto and travel insurance quotes, as well as mortgage quotes in the U.K., and it operates a credit card comparison site in the U.S., all of which fall under the "Google Compare" branding. ...


  7. NZ economy to grow close to 3% in 2015, says Moody'sRead the original story

    23 min ago | Scoop

    ... in the world, and lenders haven't taken on riskier business even as they compete more aggressively for residential mortgage customers.


  8. Hondros College of Business Expands into Southeastern Ohio with Real...Read the original story

    26 min ago | PRWeb

    ... across the state." Hondros College of Business offers career education for real estate, insurance, appraisal and mortgage lending at multiple locations across the state. "Hondros College of Business is already serving more than 40,000 students ...


  9. Fannie, Freddie Recapitalization RejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    A top U.S. Treasury Department official suggested the White House wouldn't allow mortgage titans Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to rebuild capital, rejecting some advocates' wishes that the companies would move past being government wards.


  10. MetLife, Mercury Partner With Google on Comparison Site LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Insurance Networking

    ... comparison site, and an auto insurance version has been live in the U.K. for some time. The company also runs mortgage and travel insurance aggregators in the UK, as well as credit cards, and is rumored to be considering mortgage comparison in the ...


  11. Fed awards fewest reverse repos since early JanuaryRead the original story

    36 min ago | Reuters

    The Federal Reserve on Thursday awarded $73.92 billion of overnight fixed-rate reverse repurchase agreements to 38 bidders at an interest rate of 0.05 percent, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said on its website. On Wednesday, the U.S. central bank allotted $95.10 billion in overnight reverse repos to 39 bidders including Wall Street dealers, money market mutual funds and mortgage finance agencies, also at an interest rate of 0.05 percent.


  12. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    39 min ago | Business Wire

    ... ISIN: XS0789056628 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 09-Mar-2015... )--Re: Swedbank Mortgage AB (Swedbank Hypotek AB) EUR 100,000,000.00 MATURING: 09-Mar-2017 ISIN: XS0755790127 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE ...


  13. Judge approves $8.5B deal over Bank of America mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Business Journal

    ... harlotte-based Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) and two dozen private investors that had purchased sour Countrywide mortgage securities. A small group of investors objected to that deal, claiming trustee Bank...


  14. Virgin Money profit surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Sunday Herald

    Virgin Money has more than doubled its profits in the mortgage lender's first set of annual results since it floated last year. Virgin Money has more than doubled its profits in the mortgage lender's first set of annual results since it floated last year.


  15. March 6: Waste of spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Waste of space With regard to "PM's appearance before Congress draws haredi protest outside consulate" , is it really possible that you devoted a third of a page on Page 2, no less to the rantings of members of Natorei Karta, a minuscule group of ultra-extremists who have absolutely no significant effect one way or another on life here in Israel? I am sorry to say that I more than suspect that focusing such an inordinate and disproportionate amount of attention on this ragtag band of hotheads is just one more attempt to draw a negative focus to the haredi community in general.


  16. 'Public Servant of the Year' Jewell Williams: When a New Sheriff Came To TownRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Philadelphia Public Record

    ... processes the auctioning of 10,500 new properties a year that have been seized to compensate for tax delinquency or mortgage foreclosure. Another arm handles the transportation of inmates in more than 100,000 trips between the county prison system ...


  17. Help to Buy boosts first-time buyers but lenders warn of 2016 falloutRead the original story

    56 min ago | Live Charts

    ... of first-time buyers to access the market without family help for their deposit, according to the Council for Mortgage Lenders (CML). The government's Help to Buy data showed that 94% of completions took place outside of London and, as results ...


  18. Canadian household debt growth is accelerating, RBC saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Globe and Mail

    ... stood at an annualized $1.65-trillion in the first month of the year. Much of the growth came from new residential mortgage debt, which rose 5.4 per cent in January compared to a year earlier, to nearly $1.3-trillion. Non-bank lenders, which ...


  19. How to Expand Your Real Estate Portfolio Using Hard (or Private) MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Real Estate Investing for Real

    I'm not sure if it was my upbringing or where I came from, but like many of us, on occasion I have to be reminded that sometimes being so cheap can also be just plain stupid. And that's the way it was for me with hard money.


  20. Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Move LowerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Huntington News

    Freddie Mac on Thursday, March 5, 2015 released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market SurveyA , showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower for the first time in four weeks and remaining near late May, 2013 lows. "Mortgage rates fell across the board, with the 30-year fixed rate mortgage reading 3.75 percent this week, " said Len Kiefer, Freddie Mac's deputy chief economist.