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Freddie Mac selling $233 million pool of Ocwen-serviced loans

Non-performing loans are “deeply delinquent”
Freddie Mac announced Tuesday that it is preparing to auction off a $233 million pool of non-performing loans, which are serviced by Ocwen Financial, which said in December that it plans to exit agency servicing entirely. Is Freddie Mac done with Ocwen too?
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Fitch: GSE non-performing loan sales will help banks too

Fannie and Freddie sales could spur NPL market
The recent push by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to offload pools of non-performing loans could help more than just the GSEs, according to a new report from Fitch Ratings. The non-performing loan market could be poised for a surge.
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Starwood Waypoint just grew its non-performing loan holdings

REIT purchased $268.3 million in NPLs in third quarter
"We were able to execute a complex transaction for the purchase of a unique portfolio which involved collapsing the seller’s securitization, paying off two mezzanine notes and partially paying down the seller’s debt facility," Brendan Brogan, senior vice president of acquisitions at Starwood Capital, said.
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Default mortgage demand heats up

Hedge funds surge as delinquent loan sales rise
Sales of delinquent mortgages are increasing as lenders are rushing to meet demand from hedge funds and private-equity firms, causing prices to surge.
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