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  1. Whose Good Old Days?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Daily Kos

    After all, the greatest period of prosperity in the United States was the approximately 30 years after World War II, when the federal government offered returning GIs low-cost mortgages to buy a home, low-interest loans to start a business and pay their way through college or trade school. Union membership peaked at 34.8% of the nation's wage and salary workforce in the mid-1950s and organized labor helped keep wages and benefits rising with productivity through the mid-1970s.


  2. Interest growing for tiny homesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago |

    ... people looked for ways to live with less impact on the planet, or to avoid being "tied to a half a million dollar mortgage". LITTLE AND LARGE: Bevan Thomas, pictured with his son Israel, says '"hundreds" of people have shown interest in his ...


  3. Anonymous Credit Card Data? Not SoRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | NewsFactor

    ... of how such data would be used within insurance actuarial calculations, insurance claims and adjustments, loan and mortgage application considerations, divorce proceedings."


  4. Stuck in the housing middle with you: Americans moving less and inventory near record lows.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Dr. Housing Bubble Blog

    One of the dirty perceptions put out there is that home buyers stay put in their homes for many decades counting their days until the mortgage burning party arrives. The real estate pitch is always built around longevity.


  5. Israel's banking regulator to step down in late JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ynetnews

    Israel's Supervisor of Banks, David Zaken, who spearheaded new regulations aimed at bolstering stability in the country's banking system and mortgage market, said on Sunday he will step down at the end of June.


  6. Left-wing Site Lies About Pat Robertson LyingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... pay her 700 Club yearly dues asked Pat Robertson for his advice and he suggested that she take out a second mortgage to cover their club expenses. Labeling him a "lying Charlatan who has showed us the Mark of the Beast", they claim he's a scam ...


  7. Bank of Israel supervisor Zaken to step down in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... III standards for capital adequacy, and acted to reduce the concentration in banks credit portfolios and reduce mortgage-related risk. He helped create a charter for licensing credit unions, made it easier to open bank accounts online, simplified ...


  8. Mortgage subsidies: A false friendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Economist

    IN THIS week's print edition, we explore how mortgage subsidies have encouraged banks to lend more to homeowners and less to firms, with pernicious economic consequences. The Economist has long been a critic of such handouts.


  9. Mortgage Rates Make 1st Weekly Gain of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    Fixed mortgage rates this week rose for the first time in 2015, with Freddie Mac's widely watched survey pegging the 30-year conventional rate at 3.66 percent, up from 3.63 percent last week. The average rate for a 15-year fixed home loan was 2.98 percent, up from 2.93 percent.


  10. CFPB Proposes Changes to Mortgage Rules in Rural AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently proposed several changes to its mortgage rules to facilitate responsible lending by small creditors, particularly in rural and underserved areas. If finalized, the proposal would increase the number of financial institutions able to offer certain types of mortgages in rural and underserved areas, and help small creditors adjust their business practices to comply with the new rules.


  11. Should I Buy a New or Resale Home?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    Academy Mortgage is back with this week's Mortgage Minute series. Today, Gina Spearman continues to discuss the reasons why buyers prefer to purchase a new home instead of a resale home: the great amenity package a new community has to offer.


  12. Help your child fulfill their dreams of off-island educationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... saving for their child's college education is very difficult. Many don't think about it until it is too late. The mortgage/rent, utilities, food and other necessities must be paid first. By the time all bills are paid, putting money aside for ...


  13. Best Mortgage Rates | Federal Savings BankRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PR Log

    Federal Savings Bank There are many types of mortgages used worldwide, but several factors broadly define the characteristics of the mortgage. All of these may be subject to local regulation and legal requirements.


  14. 5-year Salt Lake initiative seeks 5,000 units of affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    But supply is not meeting demand and more than half of renters in Salt Lake City are spending more than 30 percent of their monthly incomes on housing costs. The same holds true for a third of city residents paying a mortgage.


  15. 'Two Days, One Night' Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... ticking. Her situation is so humiliating but she knows that her husband's paycheck won't be able to pay their mortgage without her income. It's not only stressful for her but for the people that she is forced to confront. The Dardenne brothers do ...


  16. Book Review: 'Shark Skin Suite' by Tim DorseyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... if they were set in, say, Indiana because, let's face it, Florida's a pretty weird place. This time out, mortgage scams are at the heart of the plot. An old flame of Serge's earns a law degree and wins a big case against a huge bank that forecloses ...


  17. Confidence lifting all areas of US economyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    There's a good reason the United States economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of last year: In a word, steadiness. Companies have been hiring at healthy rates for the past year.


  18. 3 Day Right of Rescission: Know your RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Blown Mortgage Blog

    When you refinance your mortgage , you have what is known as a 3 Day Right of Rescission. This is a 3 day period that allows you to go over your mortgage closing papers and consider whether or not you want to keep the loan.


  19. Interest grows in tiny homesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... people looked for ways to live with less impact on the planet, or to avoid being "tied to a half a million dollar mortgage". Thomas built his moveable house after returning to Christchurch to look after family and finding himself at a loose end. He ...


  20. Sunday Newspaper Share Tips: Grainger and Smith & NephewRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Every week we round up the Sunday newspaper share tips. This week landlord Grainger and artificial hip and knee maker Smith & Nephew.