Posts Tagged ‘HARP 2.0’

The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 8/23/12

August 23rd, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: U.S. home prices increased 1.8% last quarter to their highest since 2005.  Home sales also increased last month to their highest in two years.  Mortgage rates are continuing to increase having gone up for the fourth straight week. In The News: Housing Wire – “Fannie adds four more large mortgage

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/6/12

April 6th, 2012

Sources: Michigan Bank Closes, Raising Tally to 16 Private mortgage modifications drop 20% in February LPS: Foreclosure starts, sales decline Loan Performance Improves, Foreclosure Starts Down, LPS Reports Residential construction flat in February Private sector adds 209,000 jobs in March When Excluding Distressed Sales, Home Prices Continue to Rise Home Prices Seen Dropping 10% in U.S. on Foreclosures:

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 4/4/12

April 4th, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: 209,000 jobs were added to the private sector this month, although the number of jobs was still not as much as February.  Home prices increased month-over-month in February, although this did not include distressed sales.  Mortgage applications increased 4.8% from last week, although mortgage rates continue to remain

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The Norris Group Real Estate News Roundup 2/7/12

February 7th, 2012

Today’s News Synopsis: According to DS News, the number of homeowners receiving loan modifications from HAMP is about to reach 1 million.  In other news, more than 40 states have joined in on a settlement to help homeowners in foreclosure.  Banks are beginning to help out with people in foreclosure by

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