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More Help For Struggling Homeowners

September 16, 2010

More help for local residents struggling to keep their homes is available in upcoming workshops sponsored by several non-profit and governmental partners. FREE Foreclosure Prevention Workshops at Hennepin County Libraries: At these informal sessions,...

Subprime 2.0?

September 9, 2010

Edward Pinto, the Chief Credit Officer of Fannie Mae back in the 1980’s, has written an Op-Ed for Bloomberg titled “Subprime 2.0 Is Coming Soon to a Suburb Near You” that talks about no-money down...

Why Refi? Is it right for you?

August 31, 2010

According to a new article at MarketWatch based on CoreLogic data, more than a quarter of households that refinanced between January and June of 2010, chose a 15-year fixed-rate mortgage.  This compares to only...

Taking On Time Magazine

August 30, 2010

In the world of blogging, there’s a traffic-generating trick known as ‘punching upward’ (or fighting upward, punching above your weight class, etc.) – in which a blog picks a fight with a highly trafficked...

Census Bureau Releases Housing Data

August 24, 2010

This is actually a couple of days old… but I thought our readers might be interested in knowing that the U.S. Census Bureau has released the 2009 American Housing Survey, The Report covers statistics...

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