Yahoo launches feature-heavy mortgage calculator

Yahoo launches feature-heavy mortgage calculator

Joins Google in developing native mortgage tool

Home eviction leads to grisly, tragic discovery

Police discover two children’s bodies in freezer

Uh-oh: Most millennials don’t know about closing costs

The generation is hardly alone on this
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Yahoo launches feature-heavy mortgage calculator

Joins Google in developing native mortgage tool
Ben Lane
Google made waves in the mortgage industry earlier this year when it quietly launched a built-in mortgage calculator. Yahoo is joining the mortgage calculator game as well, but its built-in calculator is far more feature-rich than Google's option.
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Online mortgage lender moves into New Mexico

Plans to be in 21 states by end of 2015
Online mortgage lender Privlo continues to gain ground in the industry and announced its latest expansion into New Mexico. This is only the latest in a string of new expansions from Privlo.
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Confirmed: White House tapping senior HUD advisor to head FHA

Former Freddie Mac exec Edward Golding to be named
Trey Garrison
Former Freddie Mac executive and current senior HUD advisor is being named the new head of FHA.
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Piketty’s Folly: Wrong on inequality, wronger on homeownership

Turns out housing the best way to build wealth
Trey Garrison
Homeownership, as it turns out, is doing a better job at building generational wealth than most anything else. It's almost as if there’s a flaw in popular socialist economic theory.
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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates fall even lower

Good news for buyers
Brena Swanson
The good news continues for homebuyers looking to jump into housing this spring as mortgage rates sink even lower and stay well below 4%.
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FHFA: Refinance volume drops in January

HARP volume makes up 7% of applications
Brena Swanson
Refinance volume dropped in January despite mortgage rates continuing to drop from the highs witnessed in late 2013. Will HARP see any revitalization?
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Wells Fargo cutting 1,000 mortgage servicing jobs

Will shutter Milwaukee office by July
Trey Garrison
The bad news? Wells Fargo is cutting about 1,000 mortgage servicing jobs. But the good news is that the job cuts mean there are fewer legacy and problem mortgages to service.
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House marking up key mortgage, regulatory reform bills

These could have serious impact on housing finance, mortgage lending
Trey Garrison
Mired though they be in the bog of committee procedure and moored though they are to the whim of every committee member, key bills that could drastically improve mortgage lending and finance struggle to leave port.
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Uh-oh: Most millennials don’t know about closing costs

The generation is hardly alone on this
Trey Garrison
The story about millennials not forming households and getting into homebuying is ancient history. But that doesn't change the fact the generation remains tech savvy but knowledge poor, at least in terms of mortgage costs.
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Mortgage applications jump 9.5% in mid-March

Refinances fuel surge in apps for week
Trey Garrison
After just downright depressing lows for much of the first quarter, mortgage applications surged ahead last week. Here's what happened.
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