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Housing News: Financing

Labor Day

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Gone are the days of ‘20% down or no mortgage.’ What could you build with the equity in your house?
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ARMs look very different in 2017 than in 2005, and their popularity is edging back up. Overall, home buyers have preferred FRMs over ARMs in the past decade.
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Reverse mortgages — pitched as a way to ‘age in place’ — are pushing more elderly homeowners into foreclosure
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On Aug. 30, 2017, the Bureau issued a detailed summary of changes and clarifications of the 2017 TILA-RESPA rule . The new summary outlines and explains the changes and clarifications set forth in the 2017 TILA-RESPA Rule.
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Mortgage-buyer Freddie Mac reports that the average rate on a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.82% this week from last week’s 3.86%.
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