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Did Your Bank Just Black List You?

Good customers are the core of any business. Banks are particularly aware of this problem after experiencing the pain of ill-advised loans...

Has HAMP Been a Failure?

The Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) seeks to modify the terms of a distressed homeowner's mortgage in order to make...

Existing-Home Sales Jump 4.9%

Sales of existing homes jumped 4.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.89 million for May, according to a National Association of...

When Not to Buy a Home

Even with housing on the mend, bank repossessions rose 4% from March to April, according to RealtyTrac. While a single month-to-month figure...

Do You Qualify for Refinancing?

For those homeowners who may be interested in refinancing, you may or may not be ready to jump in. Lenders have developed stricter...