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Former Housing Commissioner Picked to Succeed Montgomery
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:34:41 +0000

The current Federal Housing Commissioner has been nominated as the new Deputy Secretary of HUD.

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The Industry Pulse: Stern & Eisenberg Adds New Attorney
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:25:06 +0000

In this Industry Pulse, get the latest updates on new products from SingleSource and Mid America Mortgage, Inc.'s expanded servicing leadership team.

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Mid America Adds to Servicing Department
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:13:41 +0000

Mid America announced that it has added John Bargas, Donnell Mitchell and Wendy Strawn to its servicing department.

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Regulators Push Community Reinvestment Act Comment Deadline
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:55:20 +0000

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have extended the public comment period for proposed changes to the rules implementing the CRA until April 8, 2020.

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Freddie Mac Transfers $9.1B in Risk
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:45:08 +0000

Since the first CRT transaction in 2013, Freddie Mac’s Single-Family CRT program has cumulatively transferred $53 billion in credit risk on $1.4 trillion in mortgages.

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Southern States Lead Delinquency Drops
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:21:56 +0000

According to new data, 2 million homeowners are either past due on their mortgage loans or in some stage of foreclosure. Click through to read more.

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Home Prices in Opportunity Zones Rising Quickly
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 08:00:57 +0000

A new report looks at these distressed areas and compares their values across the nation. How do they compare?

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Presidential Nom. Buttigieg Releases Housing Reform Plan
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 21:58:35 +0000

The Democratic Presidential Candidate's plan includes proposals intended to increase homeownership and affordable housing access through investment programs.

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Fed’s Plan for Economic Growth
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 20:57:28 +0000

In the minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee's latest meeting, find out how current stance of monetary policy will support continued economic growth

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Great Recession Recovery Recorded Across the Nation
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 20:51:31 +0000

Click through to read what role the Fed played in helping millions of homeowners recover over the past decade.

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