Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Mortgage News

News on Mortgage continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

53 min ago | CBC News

Winnipeg mortgage broker accused of fraud, forgery

In its statement of allegations, the MSC laid out 20 cases where Zarrillo submitted false and forged documents to banks, which helped his clients obtain mortgages and netted him tens of thousands of dollars in commissions.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Stocks are mostly lower as Ukraine tensions flare

The stock market paused Friday, following four days of gains, after a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left investors unsure about how the nation's most important financial voice feels about raising interest rates in the coming months.

Comment?

Related Topix: Financial Markets, 9, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Fox News

Goldman to Pay $3.2B over Mortgage Bond Claims

Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay $3.15 billion to resolve claims that it misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed in 2007.

Comment?

Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Business News

Reuters

Goldman Sachs, U.S. agency in mortgage settlement worth $1.2 billion

Goldman Sachs Group Inc has agreed to a settlement worth $1.2 billion to resolve a U.S. regulator's claims the bank sold Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac faulty mortgage bonds, the regulator announced Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Cohen Group, Consulting, Financial Markets

NewsOK.com

Goldman paying $3.15B over US mortgage bond claims

Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay $3.15 billion to resolve claims that it misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed in 2007.

Comment?

Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Personal Finance

AmericanBankingNews.com

IMPAC Mortgage Holdings major shareholder Purchases $857,500 in Stock

IMPAC Mortgage Holdings major shareholder Rhp Trust, Dated May 31, 2011 purchased 175,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 19th.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Impac Mortgage Holdings, Real Estate, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Lowell Sun

US housing recovery appears to be back on track

A fourth straight monthly increase in sales of existing homes provided the latest evidence Thursday that the U.S. housing market is rebounding from a weak start to the year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Real Estate, Housing, Foreclosures

Silicon Alley Insider

Citigroup Facing Restrictions On Sales Of Hedge Fund Investments: WSJ

Citigroup Inc has been sending hedge fund firms letters informing them that it cannot sell investments in hedge funds and private-equity funds to clients after a deal with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Comment?

Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Citigroup, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Personal Finance

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Brandon Sun

Business Highlights

Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement for its role in selling shoddy mortgage bonds - $7 billion of it geared for consumer relief - offers a glint of hope for desperate homeowners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Personal Finance, Mortgage, Foreclosures, South Korea, World News, Los Banos, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 4.10 pct

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week, with the 30-year loan rate hitting its low for the year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Star Tribune

Justice Dept. announces nearly $17 billion mortgage settlement with Bank of America

Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement for its role in selling shoddy mortgage bonds - $7 billion of it geared for consumer relief - offers a glint of hope for desperate homeowners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Financial Markets, Foreclosures, New York

WTOC-TV Savannah

More

Have you just been offered a new job or promotion that involves relocating? Congratulations! Depending on your employer, position and salary level, you may be offered a relocation package to help cover costs associated with moving - in the form of a lump sum or a more defined benefits package.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, White Plains, NY, Cleveland, NY

Cybercast News Service

Stocks move higher for a fourth day

U.S. stocks were mostly higher in early trading Thursday, helped by a report that showed the number of people seeking unemployment benefits remains at a multi-year low.

Comment?

Related Topix: Financial Markets, Hewlett Packard, 9, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Cybercast News Service

US existing home sales rise for 4th straight month

Sales of existing U.S. homes rose for the fourth straight month in July to their highest level in nearly a year, the latest sign that the housing recovery is picking up after stumbling at the start of the year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Home Selling, Housing, Real Estate, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Foreclosures

West Australian

Housing boom boosts Mortgage Choice

Australia's booming property market has helped Mortgage Choice write a record number of loans, and the lender says 2015 is looking like another strong year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Home

The Tribune

Is a home equity line of credit a fit for you?

The trend, fueled by the two-year housing recovery, has helped spur many borrowers to take out a home equity line of credit against the value of their home.

Comment?

Related Topix: Housing, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Wed Aug 20, 2014

National Mortgage News

Lennar Acquires Pinnacle Mortgage Group

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Construction, Lennar

Silicon Alley Insider

The Feds Are Finally Going After One Of The Most Infamous Executives Of The Financial Crisis

Countrywide Financial Corporation founder and CEO Angelo Mozilo is sworn in to testify before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Capitol Hill in Washington March 7, 2008.

Comment?

Related Topix: Financial Services, Countrywide Financial, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Home

The Toronto Star

Bank of America reaches $17 billion settlement with U.S.

Bank of America has reached a record $17 billion settlement to resolve an investigation into its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis, officials directly familiar with the matter said Wednesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Foreclosures, Banking, Financial Services, CitiMortgage, Citigroup

Contra Costa Times

Bank of America to pay record $17B for mortgage machinations

Officials familiar with the deal say Bank of America has reached a record $17 billion settlement with federal and state authorities over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Home

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••