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HARP Extended Through 2018

The U.S. government deploys several resources for Americans who need help financing a home purchase, including the popular FHA Loan program. But unbeknownst to some, there are also tools available for current homeowners who have fallen behind on their mortgage payments.

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Law

Fact Check: Robo-witness knows nothing — Livinglies's Weblog

Information is admitted in evidence only after a proper foundation has been laid. If the witness knows nothing about the foundation the evidence should not be admitted as evidence.

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Law

New houses never lower prices within their local ‘market’ and the Persimmon CEO's £110 Million Bonus gives our 'housing crisis' the lie

Housing has become one of the hot political issues of our time. To read and hear about it in the media, it has become easy to conclude that the Government, our Councils, Housing Associations and Builders alike all share the view that we are in a housing crisis. 483 more words

Ethics

There Isn't a Giant Bubble Threatening the U.S. Economy

The U.S. economy isn’t doing real well for most people, but it currently isn’t threatened much by a bubble as giant as the housing bubble that spawned the economic crash of 2008. 950 more words

Economics

Destruction Of Black Wealth During The Obama Presidency

Between 2007 and 2016, the average wealth of the bottom 99% decreased by $4,500. This decline was particularly
concentrated among the housing wealth of AfricanAmericans. Outside of home equity, black wealth recovered its 2007 level by 2016.

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Bitcoins vs. Bud-Coins on a Slow News Day

Today’s big story is that Southern Gothic novel of a Senate race taking place down in Alabama, but there’s no telling how that will turn out, and yesterday was a slow news cycle by recent standards. 1,127 more words

Politics