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Jumbo Mortgage Divide Starts Shrinking

“The jumbo market has heated up, as tight lending guidelines have drastically reduced consumer late payments, strategic defaults, and foreclosures,” wrote Julian Hebron, a mortgage banker in California and author of the blog The Basis Point. “This gives investors confidence … Continue reading

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Home Builders Bullish for Fifth Straight Month

The nation’s once-beleaguered home builders are more confident than they have been in six years. A surge in new orders for homes, especially among the big public builders, pushed builder sentiment on an industry survey up three points to the … Continue reading

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