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Alternatives to Foreclosure in New Mexico - YouTube

Learn about alternatives to foreclosure in New Mexico (RT @KeepYourHomeNM: Alternatives to Foreclosure in New Mexico: http://t.co/BPdyDq92UW via @YouTube)...
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Ill. officials announce homebuyer assistance - nwitimes.com

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Ill. officials announce homebuyer assistance
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... Freeman says "Welcome Home Illinois" has a better interest rate and more down payment help than previously offered.
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Housing Scorecard: Nearly 6 Million Fewer Underwater as Prices Hit ...

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Homeowners who receive a full extinguishment of their second lien receive a median total first and second lien monthly payment reduction of $1,047, or 53 percent of their before-modification payment.
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Feds: HAMP's 2nd-Lien Program at 123000 Modifications - eCreditDaily.com

Feds: HAMP's 2nd-Lien Program at 123000 Modifications - eCreditDaily.com | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
eCreditDaily.com Feds: HAMP's 2nd-Lien Program at 123000 Modifications eCreditDaily.com Feds: HAMP's 2nd-Lien Program at 123,000 Modifications U.S.
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Better to give up underwater home or struggle on? - Chicago Tribune

Better to give up underwater home or struggle on? - Chicago Tribune | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Better to give up underwater home or struggle on?
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Will Eric Holder's Deal Create a New Mortgage Crisis? - USFinancePost

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Will Eric Holder's Deal Create a New Mortgage Crisis?
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Negative tone on MHA and NeighborWorks...erroneous info regarding community groups being "Acorn-like organizations".
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CFPB's Take on QM; QM & HECMs; Ellie Mae's Encompass... - Mortgage News Daily

CFPB's Take on QM; QM & HECMs; Ellie Mae's Encompass... - Mortgage News Daily | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
CFPB's Take on QM; QM & HECMs; Ellie Mae's Encompass... Mortgage News Daily On December 11th, The FHA will host a Loss Mitigation: Home Retention Options webinar that addresses special forbearance, loan modifications, and HAMP.
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Housing crisis program puts amelioration ahead of revenge - Albuquerque Journal (subscription)

Housing crisis program puts amelioration ahead of revenge - Albuquerque Journal (subscription) | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Housing crisis program puts amelioration ahead of revenge Albuquerque Journal (subscription) The program will apply only to primary-residence foreclosures. It will divert newly filed foreclosure lawsuits to the alternative program.
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After long fight against foreclosure, Cumberland homeowners decide to walk away - The Providence Journal

After long fight against foreclosure, Cumberland homeowners decide to walk away - The Providence Journal | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
The Providence Journal After long fight against foreclosure, Cumberland homeowners decide to walk away The Providence Journal According to Bank of America spokesman Rick Simon, the bank offered the Patnaudes a trial modification in 2009, but “the...
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$4B in JPMorgan Consumer Relief Will Rankle Investors - TheStreet.com

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$4B in JPMorgan Consumer Relief Will Rankle Investors
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For instance, modifications made under the government's HAMP program would qualify for credit under the DOJ settlement. Consumer activists, however, welcomed the deal.
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Housing Scorecard Shows Improving But Shaky Housing Recovery - Mortgageorb

Housing Scorecard Shows Improving But Shaky Housing Recovery - Mortgageorb | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Mortgageorb Housing Scorecard Shows Improving But Shaky Housing Recovery Mortgageorb In September, 72% of eligible non-government-sponsored enterprise mortgages benefited from principal reduction with their Home Affordable Modification Program...
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Arizona should have done more to help homeowners - Arizona Republic

Arizona should have done more to help homeowners - Arizona Republic | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Arizona should have done more to help homeowners
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Their mortgage-relief programs may have pushed a lot of money out the door.
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Client Resolutions

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HAMP Modification Approved - The McCann Law Group || Previous Payment: $2,601.44 New Payment: $1,253.08 Old Interest: 3.75% New Interest: 2% SAVINGS OF: $1,348.66/MONTH || Principal reduction will be applied in 3 years if paid as agreed.
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Important Modification Reminder! : Fannie Mae

Important Modification Reminder! : Fannie Mae | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
If your loan has been "modified," you'll want to pay attention.
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Bank Of America’s Christmas present: Foreclose Even Though Not A Payment Missed | Connecticut Consumer Advocate Protector Watchdog | Ct Consumer Complaints |Ct consumer Protection | Ct Advocate | C...

Bank Of America’s Christmas present: Foreclose Even Though Not A Payment Missed | Connecticut Consumer Advocate Protector Watchdog | Ct Consumer Complaints |Ct consumer Protection | Ct Advocate | C... | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
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HARP: the best housing program you've never heard of - Worcester Telegram

HARP: the best housing program you've never heard of - Worcester Telegram | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
HARP: the best housing program you've never heard of Worcester Telegram Of all of the various government housing programs run by various federal agencies — Federal Housing Administration, Federal Housing Finance Agency, Housing and Urban...
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Hardest Hit Fund keeps families in homes

Hardest Hit Fund keeps families in homes | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
The Hardest Hit Fund provides loans for mortgage-related expenses to homeowners who qualify because of unemployment or underemployment.
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ACLU-NJ Joins Suit Against Feds, Seeks Facts About Foreclosures - NJ Spotlight

ACLU-NJ Joins Suit Against Feds, Seeks Facts About Foreclosures - NJ Spotlight | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
ACLU-NJ Joins Suit Against Feds, Seeks Facts About Foreclosures NJ Spotlight Following the lead of its counterpart in neighboring Irvington, council members unanimously agreeing to draft an ordinance for “principal reduction,” lowering the debt on...
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Got a Second (Mortgage)? You Can Still Refinance With HARP - Zillow

Got a Second (Mortgage)? You Can Still Refinance With HARP - Zillow | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
With mortgage rates remaining near historic lows, you may be able to save money on your monthly payments by refinancing — even if you a have second loan on your home.
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Debt and Taxes - New York Times

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Debt and Taxes New York Times The best relief for an underwater borrower is to reduce the principal balance of the mortgage, which both lowers the monthly payment and restores equity.
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6 years later and we still can't modify or refinance our mortgage - Inman.com

6 years later and we still can't modify or refinance our mortgage - Inman.com | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Inman.com 6 years later and we still can't modify or refinance our mortgage Inman.com Your mortgage lender places you in a predatory loan and you ask for a simple loan modification to today's rates.
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Two Floridians Convicted in Loan Mod Scam - National Mortgage Professional Magazine

Two Floridians Convicted in Loan Mod Scam - National Mortgage Professional Magazine | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Mortgageorb Two Floridians Convicted in Loan Mod Scam National Mortgage Professional Magazine Among these misrepresentations were the claims that, with HOPE's assistance, the homeowner was guaranteed to receive a loan modification under the Home...
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Keep Your Home California Expands Eligibility to Principal Reduction Program

Keep Your Home California Expands Eligibility to Principal Reduction Program | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
The state of California is expanding a program to dramatically reduce mortgages for low and moderate-income homeowners who owe more on their mortgages than their home is worth.
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HAMP Program Show Homeowner Defaults Increasing

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Since the government introduced its Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) approximately 1.25 million homeowners have had their loans modified, but worryingly since then 27% have gone on to re-default on these loans.
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Home Affordable Modification Program Prevents Foreclosure – Charleston SC. - South Carolina House Buyer

Home Affordable Modification Program Prevents Foreclosure – Charleston SC. - South Carolina House Buyer | Making Home Affordable | Scoop.it
Home Affordable Modification Program Prevents Foreclosure http://t.co/rsd0vwBQrA
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