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Are You A Prisoner

Mortgage Introducer reports on a keynote speech from Lynda Blackwell who is a mortgage sector specialist at the FCA. She discussed that lenders are getting around to altering their process for existing customers and trying to stay a little further away from them being treated as new borrowers. 104 more words

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Time To Tackle Renting in Ireland

Every day radio shows and newspapers carry more evidence of our latest crisis. It’s plain to see; rent prices around the country are skyrocketing, accommodation standards are slipping and unfortunately for many, a total lack of housing is resulting in a homeless crisis the likes of which our councils have never experienced before. 480 more words

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Another Wave of Short Sales on the Horizon?

According to Home.com’s April Local Market Index, 46% of the top U.S. markets have achieved full pricing recovery.  This would seem to indicate that short sales caused by negative equity are on the down-turn.  210 more words

Short Sale

Palm Beach County's share of underwater homeowners keeps falling

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Palm Beach County’s share of homeowners who are upside down on their loans keeps falling, a sign that the wrenching real estate crash is fading into the past. 93 more words


Why It'll Take You Forever to Pay Off Your Car

Get ready for an epidemic of underwater cars. No, we’re not talking about collateral damage from the recent floods in Texas — the average length of car loan terms hit a record high in the first quarter of 2015. 500 more words

Extended Auto Warranty: Get a Refund.

Did you buy a warranty with that new car? Don’t leave money on the table.

If you were like me and bought an extended warranty which raised the coverage from 3 years/36,000 miles to 5 years/75,000 miles, complete with free (yeah right) oil changes and maintenance…I have potential good news. 411 more words


New Hope for Underwater Borrowers

One for Our Side

Anti-eviction activists were thrilled with a November 25 ruling by the Federal Housing Finance Administration (FHFA), which seems to reverse the position taken by the Obama administration in federal court. 728 more words

The Global Economic Crisis