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9 September 2014
On this page you are able to read the latest news we have published on the topic: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA).
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4 July 2014
FHA home loans are among the most common types of mortgages in the United States, but there's a lot of misunderstanding about them.
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14 April 2014
The head of the FHA is defending the agency against claims its mortgage premiums are too steep for the borrowers it's meant to serve, saying the fees are priced appropriately - but just barely.
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4 April 2014
Thinking of buying a starter home but not sure if it's the right decision for you? Something real estate experts call the Five Year Rule can be a useful guide.
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28 March 2014
Fannie Mae is extending a special offer that provides closing costs assistance for homebuyers purchasing a foreclosed property from their inventory, in response to strong demand for the program.
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12 February 2014
Still thinking about refinancing your mortgage[[sitetree_link,id=13]], even though you haven't done so already? It turns out you're not alone.
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4 January 2014
If you're shopping for a mortgage, you probably know there are all sorts of things you should ask the lender - what is the APR, what will my monthly payment be, how much are the closing costs, how much of a down payment do I need?.
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22 November 2013
Mortgage borrowers will be getting simplified and more streamlined disclosures spelling out the terms of their loans, now that the new forms have been finalized by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
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18 November 2013
Home buyers typically pay closing costs of 2-5 percent of the purchase price of a home, paying an average of $3,700 in fees to lenders and other parties that have a hand in paperwork you may never understand.
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30 August 2013
Shopping for a mortgage can be confusing.Borrowers have to sort through a mix of interest rates, fees, points and all the rest to try to figure out what's the best deal.
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27 July 2013
With their low down payment requirements, FHA mortgages have become extremely popular in recent years.But in the current housing market, there are some good reasons you may wish to avoid them if you can qualify for another type of loan.
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30 May 2013
FHA loan products have become increasingly popular in recent years, both for home purchases and for refinancing an existing mortgage.
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