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Below is a link which details Q&As from homeowner's about the settlement. Good information to know if you have a loan serviced by Ally Financial Inc./GMAC Mortgage, Bank of America Corp., Citigroup Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB100014240529702...
Several Federal and State agencies announced today a 25 billion dollar foreclosure settlement with many of the largest banking institutions in the U.S.. While many of the details could possibly take years to iron out, the attached article provides a brief synopsis of what is known currently: http...
The number of foreclosures completed in 2011 fell 24 percent to 830,000 from 1.1 million in 2010. Data released by CoreLogic shows that, not only were foreclosures down year-over-year, but they also dropped 8.4 percent in December. Mark Fleming, CoreLogic’s chief economist, said the inventory of ...
Looking to buy your first home in 2012? Well, you picked a great time to do so as house prices are low and so are interest rates! Here are some tips for you before buying a house: Credit score - your credit score plays a vitale role in getting a mortgage. Know what your score is, what's on your c...
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Applications Survey, demand for mortgage loans surged last week. The Market Composite Index, which measures total loan application volume, was up 7.5 percent over the previous week due to a 9.4 percent spike in the Refinance Index. The Purcha...
The National Association of Home Builders/First American Improving Markets Index rose by 29 metropolitan areas in February bringing the total number of entries to 98. There are now 36 states represented by at least one metro market. The index identifies cities that have shown improvement in housi...
My name is Ryan Magee and I am a Mortgage Consultant with Clearwater Mortgage. Licensed in WI and MN, I have been originating mortgages since 2004 and truly enjoy what I do. My goal is to simplify the process of buying a home or refinancing an existing mortgage and make it a positive experience ...
Freddie Mac recently released their fourth-quarter refinance analysis and it shows that 85 percent of homeowners who refinanced their mortgages during the fourth quarter of 2011 maintained or reduced their principal balance by paying-in additional money at the closing table. Frank Nothaft, Freddi...

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