Posts Tagged ‘Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’

Value of Homes Slowly Improving with 3.35% Increase Year-Over-Year

November 11th, 2014

  Today’s News Synopsis: Repeat foreclosures increased 2% month-over-month, bringing them to a total of 53% of all foreclosure starts in September.  Consumer optimism regarding the housing market is slowly starting to improve according to the latest Fannie Mae survey.  The value of homes is also continuing to slowly improve according

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 1/9/13

January 9th, 2013

Today’s News Synopsis: The Mortgage Bankers Association reported mortgage applications increased 11.7% from last week.  2012 was a record year for housing affordability according to the National Association of Realtors.  Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is filing another suit against JPMorgan Chase for faulty mortgage-backed securities, although the bank is pushing to

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 10/11/11

October 11th, 2011

Today’s News Synopsis: Zillow reported there has not been much change in foreclosures and home values since prices remained steady in the month of August.  Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are increasing their demands for repurchasing mortgages and buying back loans.  Goldman Sachs’ quarterly profit is at its lowest since 2008

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 9/1/11

September 1st, 2011

Today’s News Synopsis: Inman News reported that mortgage rates have reached a record low.  As an easier and faster way to check appraisal reports early on, Government sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are planning to set up a new database for appraisers to submit their appraisal reports for selling

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 7/11/11

July 11th, 2011

Today’s News Synopsis: Housing Wire reported a dip in foreclosures for the second month in a row.   The Emergency Homeowners’ Loan Program (EHLP) was recently started by HUD and NeighborWorks America to assist people in with homes in danger of foreclosure, according to RisMedia.  Bloomberg reported that banks associated with Wall Street

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