Topic: Fannie Mae
I got behind on mortgage payments. Now I’m at the courthouse to see if my house is up for auction. My story is a preview of the next, ugly phase of America's housing crash: ultraquick foreclosures managed by a team of mercenaries.
05/12/2011 10:00 am
"Yes We Can” was so 2008. Now President Obama is the incumbent, with a record to defend. More than whom the Republicans nominate to run against him in 2012, how voters perceive Mr. Obama’s accomplishments and liabilities – two highly subjective categories, at times overlapping – will determine whether he gets four more years. Here are his top six accomplishments, including the killing of Osama bin Laden:
05/09/2011 05:12 pm
Vice President Joe Biden hosted a meeting with lawmakers from both parties Thursday on curbing deficits. Although some options are controversial, there's still room for agreement on other parts of the federal budget.
05/05/2011 08:35 pm
When it comes to foreign debt, the US can either honestly default or it can inflate the dollar and pay back the debt
03/25/2011 03:20 pm
Whatever system replaces Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will need government participation. Please keep it small.
03/14/2011 04:36 pm
Underwater mortgages rose to 23 percent at the end of 2010. In Nevade, underwater mortgages account for roughly two-thirds of home loans.
03/10/2011 08:32 am
Housing foreclosure settlement should focus on healing housing market, not punishing lenders, says consumer finance protection chief.
03/01/2011 10:58 pm
The Treasury has come up with some good ideas about reforming housing finance.
02/14/2011 01:34 pm
The White House proposes to 'wind down' mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. But they've been deeply entwined in the US mortgage market for decades. A look at how we got here.
02/11/2011 05:49 pm
The White House unveils three options for getting rid of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and recasting the American mortgage market. We explain excerpts from the report here.
02/11/2011 03:47 pm