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Las Vegas lawyer disbarred for mortgage fraud

Currently serving 87 months in federal prison
The Nevada Supreme Court stripped a prominent Las Vegas attorney of his right to practice law in the state as part of the punishment for his place in a mortgage fraud scheme that defrauded financial institutions of more than $30 million.
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Freedom Mortgage acquires BluFi Lending

Expands West Coast presence
Mount Laurel, N.J.-based Freedom Mortgage Corporation purchased the assets of BluFi Lending, a direct mortgage lender with branches in California and Nevada, falling in line with Freedom Mortgage’s strategy to expand its retail lending footprint in the Western U.S.
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Wall Street: Home price appreciation still expected to hit 7%

And other housing insights from Morgan Stanley and Barclays
“We continue to expect home price appreciation to moderate from the torrid pace of mid-2012-13, supported by improving employment and growth prospects,” said analysts from Morgan Stanley. “We leave our 2014 projections for new home sales (450-500 thousand units) and home prices (up 5-7% for the year) unchanged.”
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10 cities with huge housing improvement

Quarter-over-quarter asking prices paint new housing picture
Since the initial bust of the housing market, it tends to be the metros that felt a huge dent from the crisis that witness the biggest home price increases. But this trend is starting to change.
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Top 8 states for mortgage fraud

Here's where to find the most suspicious activities
Although suspicious activity in lending is down overall, mortgage fraud still remains a problem in certain areas across the country. Here is your warning if you live in one of these eight states.
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3 million refis and counting

The Home Affordable Refinance Program passes a milestone
Demand for the Home Affordable Refinance Program continued to trickle as mortgage rates climbed higher after June 2013. But just how much did this affect refinance volume in 2013?
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Nation's hottest housing markets see cooling trends

It's been headline news this summer that some of the nation's fastest-recovering markets have seen substantial price increases -- markets in California, Arizona and Nevada has seen double-digit gains in 2013 as housing shortages mixed with demand from retail buyers coaxed by low mortgage rates, as well as historically strong investor interest in purchases.
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