Mortgage applications skyrocket more than 25%

Mortgage applications skyrocket more than 25%

Big pre-TRID rush boosted final week of September

Is it OK to gatecrash a Realtor’s open house?

Yes, but only if you follow this Reddiquette

CoreLogic: Home prices rose 6.9% annually in August

Forecasts calls for 4.3% growth by August 2016

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Angelina Jolie’s childhood home for sale

Hits the market for $2M
Before she was ever married to actor Brad Pitt, actress Angelina Jolie lived in a four-bedroom midcentury modern home in the rural enclave of Snedens Landing in Rockland County, New York with her family growing up. That house could now be yours for a mere $2M.
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Bernanke: Execs should have gone to jail for Great Recession

Memoir says he regrets few were held criminally liable
Former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke has a lot of regrets about the Great Recession, everything from thinking more executives should have done time for doing the crime, to the belief that he didn't do enough to sell Americans on why Wall Street needed tens of billions in bailout.
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Castle & Cooke Mortgage plans to expand into 48 states

Announces expansion into New Mexico
Castle & Cooke Mortgage, an independent mortgage lender with 41 locations throughout the United States, announced its expansion into New Mexico. The lender continues to implement its plan to expand its operations into 48 states by the end of 2016.
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$301 million Fannie Mae bulk servicing portfolio hits market

Mostly Midwest portfolio is 100% current
Buyers looking to get their hands on some Fannie Mae servicing now have that opportunity. Interactive Mortgage Advisors announced that it is acting as the exclusive broker for a $301 million Fannie Mae bulk residential mortgage servicing rights offering.
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