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Delving into Delinquency Data: Hurricanes Continue to Impact
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:00:13 +0000

New data could report another rise to national delinquency rates as the aftermath of the Hurricanes continues to make an impact on housing.

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Refinances May Nosedive as Purchase Market Booms
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:18:13 +0000

With interest rates expected to tick upwards and construction activity on the upswing, 2018 looks to be shifting toward a strong purchase market, but potential lows for refi.

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Housing Market Still Not Meeting Potential
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:28:14 +0000

Inventory issues continue to plague a market that has the potential to be performing much better. Low interest rates are helping balance things out, but what happens when they change?

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MCS to Acquire Carrington Home Solutions’ Field Services Division
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:45:35 +0000

MCS announced today that they've acquired Carrington Home Solutions' property preservation division. Find out all the details here.

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Industry Pros Shifting Focus Toward REO Restoration
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:48:07 +0000

REOs have traditionally been an “as-is” proposition. Here’s how the industry is shifting to deal with inventory shortages and rising prices.

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Meritage, Operation Homefront Present Veteran Mortgage-Free Home
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 04:13:23 +0000

Operation Homefront and Meritage Homes Corporation recently presented a Dallas-area veteran and his family with a brand-new energy-efficient—and mortgage free—home. U.S. Army Specialist William Robbin received the keys to his new home at a ceremony in Northlake, Texas. This is the first home that the Robbins will own as a family, and it will provide ...

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Law Firm’s New Ownership Shatters Florida Legal Glass Ceiling
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 03:39:51 +0000

One of Florida’s well-established creditor foreclosure, litigation, and bankruptcy law firms has shattered the glass ceiling if woman-owned law firms. Andrea Tromberg, Esq. has acquired Gladstone Law Group, the firm at which she has served as managing partner since 2011. Now branded Tromberg Law Group, the firm is 100 percent woman-owned. This ownership change and ...

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What the HUD Cash Infusion Means for Underinsured Texans
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:43:04 +0000

The Texas Gulf Coast was pummelled by Hurricane Harvey. Here’s how a $5 billion HUD grant will help those still in need.

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Tallying the Foreclosure Damage
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:28:29 +0000

According to the latest delinquency rate report, the recent natural disasters and payment timing issues cause earliest stage delinquencies in Q3 2017.

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Keeping Up With Home Sales
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:48:59 +0000

How are home sales keeping up with the latest market trends? According to recently released data, buyers may be priced out of the market unless inventory catches up.

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