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ARM and Jumbo Updates; FHA/VA, Manufactured Lender Trends
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
Posted To: Pipeline Press. Psst… want a snapshot file that contains the national HMDA datasets as of April 18th, 2018 for all HMDA reporters, as modified by the Bureau to protect applicant and borrower privacy? Here you go . Versus 2016, there were 1 ...

Construction and VA Rehab Products; FHA and Lender Disaster News; Economy Solid
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
Posted To: Pipeline Press. I don't go anywhere without my sugar glider, including most of this week spent in Austin, TX with TMS . No, a sugar glider is not a risqué pet name for a body part, it is pretty much a flying possum. Okay, I don't have a ...

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Steve Meyers answers your real estate questions
The Oakland Press
A: The important question is, will the property As-Is pass an FHA or VA mortgage appraisal inspection? They both have minimum condition guidelines to pass beyond the appraised value. If the property has issues like broken or cracked window glass ...

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Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)

How Lenders and Appraisers Can Work Better Together Through Increased Transparency
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
Send your Chief Appraiser to Fannie Mae Boot Camp, Freddie Mac Connect, Valuation Expo, and any live FHA appraisal training. By incorporating their expertise and the information gathered at these seminars into internal policies and sharing it with your ...

6 Things to Know About Reverse Mortgages
Loans are paid off through the estate or from the sale of the home — The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) manages reverse mortgages through its Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program. Lenders are insured by the FHA to recover full investment ...

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Rising Rates Tilt Origination Composition
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
The percentage of Adjustable Rate Mortgages also increased, claiming the highest share of total loans, 6.6 percent, since June 2014. The declining numbers of refinances affected all lenders. FHA refinances fell from 23 percent in March to 22 percent in ...

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Washington Post

A new low down-payment option for first-time home buyers
Washington Post
Buyers looking for a low down-payment loan often turn to FHA loans, which require a down payment of 3.5 percent, or a Fannie Mae HomeReady mortgage, which requires a down payment of 3 percent. Now Freddie Mac has announced its ... Borrowers must pass a ...

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Tallying Foreclosure Prevention Actions
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
The GSEs, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, completed nearly 20,000 foreclosure prevention actions in February 2018, according to the latest Foreclosure Prevention Report issued by the FHA. The exact total of foreclosure prevention actions for February 2018 ...


No Down Payment, No Problem: How to Get a Mortgage with Low Savings
Unlike an FHA mortgage, you can request to have the loan's PMI dropped once you think you have 20% equity in your home. The lender will order an appraisal to find out. But once your home equity reaches 22%—based on the purchase price or appraisal, ...

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120 Mockingbird Place, Jonesboro, TN 37659
FHA IN insured. Subject to appraisal. Sold "as-is." Equal Housing Opportunity. Information and Disclosures available at www.HUDHomestore.com. All inquires will be answered within 24 hours. Dewinterizations and Rewinterizations for inspections buyers to ...

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