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  • Targeting Troubled Borrowers Where They Live: on the Web

    Freddie Mac, in its role as administrator of the federal government’s Making Home Affordable program, created a YouTube video advising home owners on the documents needed to effectively negotiate a mortgage modification. In the two-minute video, Freddie Mac suggests borrowers prepare a variety of documents to make calls with mortgage modification agents more efficient, including: - Most recent mortgage statement - Pay stubs or other documents showing household's monthly pre-tax income - Most recent tax return
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  • Senate Confirms New HUD Chief

    As expected, the Senate on Thursday unanimously confirmed President Bush's nominee for housing secretary, moving Small Business Administration Administrator Steven Preston into the administration's pole position on the housing and mortgage market mess. Preston follows prior Department of Housing and Urban Development secretary Alphonso Jackson, who stepped down in late March amid controversy over favoritism and improper consideration in awarding HUD contracts.
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