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

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ditech to offer 97% LTV loans

Ready to participate in Fannie Mae program
Ditech Mortgage Corp is expanding its lending options again. The company is now the latest lender to to jump on board with the 97% LTV programs announced by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac earlier this month.
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Fannie and Freddie officially approve 3% down payment mortgages

Key differences between both GSEs secondary products
It's here. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac officially unveiled each of their 97% loan-to-value offerings for mortgages they securitize. And while both are working to expand the credit box for first-time homebuyers, there are key differences between what each one requires.
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Mortgage lending eases in July

Lending standards loosen for the fifth consecutive month
Lenders are loosening their grip on strict lending standards, with the Mortgage Credit Availability Index showing signs of easing once again in July.
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