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Targeting the Uneducated Future Home Buyer

That titles sounds like something out of a subprime or predatory lending handbook, but it isn’t. It’s about how Credit Unions can become memberlicious by preparing folks for future home ownership. 493 more words

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I'm Ready NOW

Yesterday Fannie Mae made a big announcement about a new product called “HomeReady”. You can read a trade publication account on Housing Wire’s web site. 419 more words

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Keiser Report: Bigger Fannie-Freddie are back! (E789)


In this episode of the Keiser Report Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss the b-b-b-bad to the bone Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two government owned facilitators of mortgage lending which are bigger and badder than ever. 18 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Chứng khoán hóa và khủng hoảng tài chính toàn cầu 2007-08

Posted on 17/01/2015 by The Observer

Nguồn: Eric Helleiner, “Understanding the 2007–2008: Global Financial Crisis: Lessons for Scholars of International Political Economy”, Annual Review of Political Science… 5,673 more words

Financial Crisis

Have You Heard the Story About "The Home Story"

Have you heard the story about “The Home Story”?

That sounds like the start of a joke, but it’s no joke. It’s actually a great new tool from Fannie Mae. 165 more words

Fannie & Freddie

Follow Up: Are You HARP-ing?

Thanks to Steve Deggendorf, reader of the blog and Director of Business Strategy in Fannie Mae’s Economic and Strategic Research from sharing some interesting charts about consumer attitudes towards refinance. 144 more words

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Are you HARPing?

The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) expires at the end of 2015. It’s been a great opportunity for millions of Americans to refinance to lower rates even when they owed more than the value of the home. 433 more words

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