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Government Mortgage Bailout Numbers Still Weak

Page 1 of 3 | Next PageShow Entire Article The US Treasury just released its latest “scorecard” on the state of the government’s housing bailout. The numbers are still weak, compared to the overall picture. In May, 32,398 borrowers got … Continue reading

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Excluding Distressed Sales, Are Home Prices Just Fine?

Page 1 of 3 | Next PageShow Entire Article Home prices in May were down 7.4 percent year-over-year, according to a new report from CoreLogic. This is the first of the May numbers, as SP Case Shiller, which was released … Continue reading

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Housing and Government: ‘Troubling Dip’ or Double Dip?

Page 1 of 2 | Next PageShow Entire Article Today the Obama administration released its monthly “scorecard” for the Making Home Affordable Program (MHA), a.k.a. the federal mortgage bailout. The Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), which is part of MHA, … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Defends Housing Bailout

Page 1 of 2 | Next PageShow Entire Article The Obama Administration is vigorously defending its mortgage bailout programs, from the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) to the Neighborhood Stabilization Program to the FHA Short Refi. They’ve taken to the … Continue reading

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