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Mar 30, 2016 | via Rome News
Ryan Earnest, President of Rome-based Heritage First Bank, today announced that veteran banker Shannon T. Smith has joined the bank and will serve as a Senior Vice President in the bank's Main Office at 501 Broad Street, Rome. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Reuters
Jan 19 U.S. stocks opened little changed on Thursday, with investors seemingly wary of taking on risk ahead of Donald Trump's swearing-in as U.S. president on Friday. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via Reuters
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will name former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as his nominee for secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday, Fox News reported on Wednesday. WASHINGTON Borrowers who say OneWest Bank refused to help them when they struggled to pay their mortgages appeared Wednesday on Capitol Hill, where they urged the U.S. Senate to vote against confirming the bank's former chief executive, Steven Mnuchin, as Treasury Secretary. Comment?
Monday Jan 16 | via WHBF-TV Rock Island
Donald Trump harshly criticized Georgia Rep. John Lewis on Saturday, tweeting that his district was "in horrible shape and falling apart ..." Trump's tweets came in response to Lewis' comments to NBC News' Chuck Todd in a taped interview that aired on Sunday's "Meet the Press." The congressman said, "I don't see the President-elect as a legitimate president." Comment?
Wednesday Jan 11 | via National Mortgage News
The median metro Atlanta home price last month was $222,130 - up 6% from a year before, according to Remax of Georgia. The most active city in the region was Atlanta, where there were 477 homes sold, Remax said, while Marietta placed second with 281 sales. Comment?
Dec 8, 2016 | via MDJonline.com
Fifth Third Bank Georgia, which has locations in the Marietta and Kennesaw areas, announced that Trenton Lockhart of Powder Springs recently joined the Georgia region's mortgage team as mortgage loan originator for the Madison Place, Kennesaw, Georgia Pacific-downtown and Cascade-West End branches. Comment?
4 min ago | via The Chronicle Herald
Long-term US mortgage rates marked their third week of declines this week, after snapping a nine-week run of increases. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the rate on 30-year fixed-rate loans fell to an average 4.09 for all of 2016, the lowest level recorded from records going back to 1971. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Mecklenburg Times
Homeowners in predominantly black communities are twice as likely to be underwater on their mortgages as homeowners in mostly white communities, according to a new Zillow analysis. Nationally, the negative equity rate in the third quarter of 2016 was 10.9 percent. Comment?
7 min ago | via BBC News
President-elect Donald Trump's choice for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, is defending his record at a Senate confirmation hearing. In an opening statement, he rejected claims his OneWest Bank was a "foreclosure machine" that ruined lives during the housing crash. Comment?
9 min ago | via World News Report
The securities, as detailed in ANNEX A, will be withdrawn from trading effective Feb. 15, 2017. The clearing and settlement of the relevant securities will not be affected by the delisting. Comment?
11 min ago | via Common Dreams
Former Goldman Sachs partner Steven Mnuchin , who President-elect Donald Trump wants to run the U.S. Treasury Department, sits for his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday-one day after Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused him of "grinding families into the dirt" during his time at the helm of " foreclosure machine " OneWest Bank. Under Mnuchin's leadership, OneWest foreclosed on more than 36,000 California families and 24,000 additional households around the country, according to a study of banking data by the Urban Strategies Council, an Oakland-based anti-poverty organization, and the California Reinvestment Coalition, an advocate for low-income areas and communities of color. Comment?
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