Topic: Federal Housing Administration
Here's a look at who qualifies for a mortgage refinance under President Obama's new home-foreclosure relief plan.
03/26/2010 07:36 pm
The Obama administration on Friday unveiled new programs to help 3 million to 4 million distressed borrowers avoid home foreclosures. By one count, 11 million borrowers now owe more than their homes are worth.
03/26/2010 03:07 pm
The Federal Housing Authority's (FHA) measures are expected to help replenish the agency's depleted capital reserves and quell rising delinquencies. The move to increase premiums and tighten loan standards could have an impact on low-income borrowers.
01/20/2010 04:13 pm
Home mortgage foreclosures and delinquencies were up in the third quarter despite greater efforts to help homeowners. Defaults on modified loans were also high.
12/21/2009 06:39 pm
Job losses are driving more mortgage woes, as a record 9.6 percent of homeowners were delinquent in the third quarter, Mortgage Bankers Association reports.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
Such government largess for the housing industry misdirects US savings away from investments into globally competitive businesses.
11/06/2009 12:00 am
The government should no more meddle in your decision to buy a home than it should interfere with your decision to buy a car.
10/02/2009 01:00 am
Low home prices and an array of incentives have sparked a surge of new buyers.
04/15/2009 01:00 am
02/17/2009 12:00 am
New rules raise loan limits, lower origination fees.
10/27/2008 01:00 am