Items Tagged with '97% LTV mortgages'


  • Fox News personality predicts housing crisis, outs self as clueless fear-monger

    Another national pundit spews housing nonsense disguised as knowledge
    Cal Thomas, who is apparently “America's most widely syndicated op-ed columnist,” penned a syndicated column that appeared on and in scores of newspapers from coast to coast recently, in which he writes that the creation of the HomeReady program by Fannie Mae is one giant step towards another housing apocalypse. Not only does Thomas not know what he’s talking about, he goes on to out himself as a fear-mongering doomsayer.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Why 97% LTV mortgages are good for housing

    With the right lending recipe, these loans can beat default rates of other loan types
    By imposing just one compensating factor, in this case higher FICO score, the risk of a 97% LTV loan can be modulated to be at or below that of a 95% LTV loan.
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