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Impact of Short-Term NFIP Extension
Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:48:27 +0000

The National Flood Insurance Program has been extended through December 20, but according to experts, this short-term extension may not be enough.

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Former President of Carrington Mortgage Services Changing Posts
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 22:52:44 +0000

Ray Brousseau was announced as the Partner and EVP, Strategy and Expansion for River City Mortgage.

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Fannie Mae Announces 2020 Securities Issuance Calendar
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 22:33:30 +0000

The calendar provides opportunities for investors and other market participants to utilize Fannie Mae Benchmark Securities for their respective investment activities. Click through for more details.

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Pushing Housing Investment in Detroit
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 22:14:35 +0000

According to experts, now may be the perfect time to begin investing in Detroit real estate. Here's why.

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Senator Warren Unveils Updated Housing Plan
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 21:42:42 +0000

Here's what this candidate is including as part of her $500 billion affordable housing plan.

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Rising Rates for Minority Homeownership
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 21:27:05 +0000

Gains in one demographic were the highest since Q3 2017. Click through to read more.

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A Major Factor Behind Mortgage Delinquencies
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:05:29 +0000

Click through to find out what caused annual increases in overall delinquency rates in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Rhode Island.

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Mortgage Servicing: A “People Business”
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 23:13:37 +0000

DS News recently spoke to Michael Waldron, Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer of Bayview Loan Servicing about the current state of servicing and why conversations between different industry participants are so crucial to better serving the needs of homeowners.

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Freddie Mac Announces $2.3B Loan Sale
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 22:56:39 +0000

Freddie Mac's sale is the latest of its credit risk transfer actions. Here's how much risk the GSE has transferred to date with its NPL and RPL sales.

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Navigating Loss Mitigation in a Low-Default Landscape
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 20:52:41 +0000

Denis Brosnan, President and CEO of DIMONT, spoke with DS News about 2019’s challenges and lessons, from updates in technology to fluctuations in default volume.

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