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Loan Modification Payments Are Going Up

Many homeowners will see rates and monthly payments begin to go up on their mortgages if they received a loan modification over the last few years. Watch the [..]

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2013 Real Estate Review Has Good News for 2014

As we approach the end of 2013, I’ve got nothing but good news to share about the outlook for the real estate market going into 2014 … It’s really [..]

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Mortgage Aid Made Easier in California

Mortgage aid in California was just made easier and many more homeowners could qualify under new broader criteria that just came out. Click to Read Article from Sacramento [..]

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Homeowners Equity Is Returning

Homeowners Equity Is Returning – Did you know that after several years of the housing crisis, many borrowers are now above water on their mortgages bringing welcome relief [..]

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Feds Extend HARP Refinance Program

Feds Extend HARP Refinance Program to 2015 and offer a life raft to underwater homeowners Click for FHFA Extension Announcement Click for qualifications HARP Website  

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Borrowers Screwed by Foreclosure Settlement

[kaltura-widget uiconfid=”535″ entryid=”0_7v70psuo” width=”400″ height=”330″ addpermission=”” editpermission=”” /] Checks are being mailed out but… Borrowers get Screwed with the Foreclosure Settlement Click to see Foreclosure settlement payout schedule Banks [..]

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Foreclosure Settlement Money Coming in April

Foreclosure Settlement Money Coming in April Additional information: http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/press/bcreg/20130107a.htm  

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Banks Reach $8.5B Foreclosure Settlement

Banks Reach $8.5Billion Foreclosure Settlement with the Feds Additional Information: http://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/press/bcreg/20130107a.htm Frank Verni: http://frankvernirealtor.com

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Mortgage Debt Relief Extended

Congress passes the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 Mortgage Debt Relief Act Extended Here is the Link to see the full text of the act – http://www.businessinsider.com/breaking-full-text-of-the-157-page-bill-to-avert-the-fiscal-cliff-2013-1 [..]

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More Than 1 Million HAMP Loan Mods Cancelled

President Barack Obama said in 2009 that a new program to fight foreclosures would help as many as 4 million struggling homeowners obtain mortgage modifications that would reduce [..]

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NO Principal Reduction for Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Loans

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Loans Will NOT be Allowed to do Principal Reduction for Loan Modifications under the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP). Click Here to Read More

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Shortgage of Homes For Sale Causing Fierce Competition

The newest problem for the slowly improving housing market isn’t a shortage of serious buyers, it’s a shortage of good homes.

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Bank of America Offers Principal Reductions to 200,000 Homeowners

A select group of struggling mortgage borrowers are about to get an offer that sounds too good to be true. Bank of America says they will begin mailing [..]

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CA Homeowners Warned About Mortgage Relief Scams

The recent nationwide settlement between states and mortgage lenders is meant to help struggling homeowners but be on the lookout for scam artists unleashing a new wave of attempts to fleece [..]

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National Mortgage Settlement – Important Update!

I’m sure you heard about the settlement that 49 states and the federal government reached with the country’s 5 largest loan servicers. You may want to know how you can possibly get a piece [..]

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Banks Slowly Begin Principal Reduction Promised in the Settlement

The banks are beginning to reduce principal on a Few loan modifications based on the recent settlement with the states. At this point, it appears that homeowners need to currently be [..]

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BEWARE OF LOAN MODIFICATION SCAMS – Don’t Let it Happen to You!

Arrests of Three Attorneys in Sacramento-Area Loan Modification Scam The Attorney General recently announced the arrests of the owners and managing attorney of a law firm that took [..]

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: HAFA’s sister program HAMP gets extended through 2013

The Treasury Department announced that the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) – which is the sister program for HAFA – was extended by one (1) year through December [..]

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Housing Scorecard Shows HAMP Modified Loans Saving Borrowers an Average of $525 Monthly

Wed, 2011-10-05 16:48 — NationalMortgage Professional Magazine The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury have released the September edition [..]

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New Wave of Foreclosures Due to Hit Sacramento Area

A monster wave of new foreclosures threatens to engulf Sacramento’s already battered real estate market as major banks move to slash their backlog of delinquent loans.    It [..]

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