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Freddie Mac Announces Sale of Deeply Delinquent Loans Totaling $985 Million in UPB

The loans were sold in three pools, and winning bidder for all three was GCAP Management Services 2015-13. The loans were an average of about three years delinquent, meaning it is likely that all the borrowers have been evaluated for or are in some stage of loss mitigation, or are in foreclosure.

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House Bill Aims to Protect Taxpayers by Establishing Capital Reserve Fund for GSEs

The secondary reserve could also be referred to as an escrow account, where funds are held until a resolution is created on GSE reform. The bill would establish a secondary reserve by inserting the new language into the existing statutes.

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Counsel’s Corner: The Positive Side of Devoting More Resources to Compliance

Counsel's Corner is an ongoing series in which DS News talks with default servicing attorneys around the country about the most pressing issues facing the default servicing industry. This installment features Jeff Weisserman, Managing Partner and General Counsel with Trott Law, P.C.

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Wisconsin February 2015 Housing Statistics

Posted by Michael Collins, CDPE, SFR, BPOR on March 25, 2015 at 9:17am 0 Comments

Welcome-to-Wisconsin Home Sales and Median Prices Grow in February

The Wisconsin housing statistics are in for the month of February, 2015. Here is an excerpt from what the Wisconsin Realtors® Association (WRA) had to say:


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The Wisconsin housing market showed…

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Generate Leads off Facebook with Neighborhood Pages

Posted by Mike Linkenauger on March 19, 2015 at 12:28pm 0 Comments

It is easy to generate website traffic and top search engine placement by creating Facebook pages that are optimized for success on the search engines. Below are a few new ones that I've recently created and am working to get established right now. Below it are a few already established pages that neighborhood residents are checking into daily, are at the top of the search engines, and most importantly are providing me with website traffic and leads. Watch the…

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What Is The Purpose Of An Appraisal?

Posted by Michael Collins, CDPE, SFR, BPOR on March 11, 2015 at 11:07am 0 Comments

What is the Purpose of an Appraisal?

 

A mortgage has many specific pieces involved in it. Obviously there is the money supplied by the lender to pay the seller for their asking price. There…

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Wisconsin January 2015 Housing Statistics

Posted by Michael Collins, CDPE, SFR, BPOR on February 26, 2015 at 12:16pm 0 Comments

January Home Sales Fall as Prices Continue to Rise

The Wisconsin housing statistics are in for this January of 2015. Here is an excerpt from what the Wisconsin Realtors® Association (WRA) had to say:

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Existing home sales fell in January but median prices rose at a healthy…

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Finding the Elusive Starter Home

Posted by Michael Collins, CDPE, SFR, BPOR on February 4, 2015 at 12:38pm 0 Comments

Finding that Elusive Starter Home

The past few years have brought several changes in the real estate industry. The housing bust of 2006-08 led many people to either sell or walk away from their home. As the market is continuing to rebound, many investors have scooped up homes at affordable prices and are offering them as rental properties. In addition, other…

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