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Standardized Short Sale Process Will Benefit All Parties by Bob Hunt Two years ago the National Association of Realtors® formed a task force to address the vexing issue of short sales. A multitude of members had complained of lengthy and often incomprehensib...
by Kenneth R. Harney FHA is tightening up its standards for home buyers - but the changes are not as tough as some analysts had feared - especially on downpayments. FHA commissioner David Stevens outlined the agency's new underwriting policies last week, in...
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How to Repair Your Home Without Damaging Your Wallet by Phoebe Chongchua Some homeowners have a long laundry list of to-do repairs and, interestingly enough, many of those items don't get addressed until (or if at all) it's time to sell the house. In hot real estate markets, re...
Investor Report: Defaulted Mortgages by Kenneth R. Harney Smart investors continue to prove that when it comes to troubled commercial real estate, it makes a lot of sense to buy defaulted mortgages from the bank, rather than wait for the bank holding the no...
Generating Wealth by Understanding the Complexities of Bank REOs by Peter L. Mosca [Note: To follow is an excerpt of a radio show interview conducted by Peter L. Mosca, host of Income Property Investment Talk dot com, with Scott Griffith, President ERA Griff...
Mortgage Rates Start the New Year Slightly Lower Than They Ended the Old Year McLean, VA – Freddie Mac (NYSE:FRE) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS) in which the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 5.09 percent wit...

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