FHFA announces 2016 conforming loan limits

FHFA announces 2016 conforming loan limits

Much of U.S. left unchanged; limits increase in 39 ‘high-cost’ counties

Game changer? Quicken Loans takes mortgage lending fully digital

Launches Rocket Mortgage

Google launches mortgage comparison tool with Zillow

LendingTree will also bring mortgages to Google

Items Tagged with 'Financial crisis'


DOJ reportedly pursuing criminal charges against JPMorgan Chase, RBS executives

U.S. finally targeting individuals for toxic mortgage bonds?
Following through on policy changes announced earlier this year that opened the door to individuals being held criminally responsible for corporate misconduct that helped cause the financial crisis, the Department of Justice is reportedly pursuing criminal charges against executives at the Royal Bank of Scotland and JPMorgan Chase.
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The bad news isn't close to over for the housing sector

Is housing really recovering?
A recent industry article reported that bad loans remain well above pre-crisis levels. Does this sound like the housing sector is in a real recovery? Here's one industry expert's thoughts on the issue. You can decide from there whether this recovery is real or not.
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Justice Department finally sets sights on Wall Street executives

Changes could lead to prosecution for individuals
In a move that will undoubtedly have some shouting “finally!” and others saying it’s “too little, too late,” the Department of Justice announced that it will begin to target individual employees for corporate misconduct in addition to the companies themselves. Here are all the details, straight from the DOJ itself.
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Federal judge approves Detroit’s bankruptcy plan

Did Detroit’s housing market just turn a corner?
Detroit’s housing market was one of the most severely attacked during the financial crisis, leaving a wasteland of foreclosed and abandoned homes. But a new ruling might help give the city the extra boost it needs.
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