Programs save 1.5 million homeowners: Obama Housing Scorecard

Standing in the heart of the nation’s hard-hit foreclosure country, President Obama on Friday rolled out a $1.5-billion mortgage program meant for a handful of states, including California and.

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Home prices rise 0.3% in August, up 5.6% since January Big Banks Prepare for Major Rise in Foreclosures Ending 2010  · It’s an anomaly of the great credit bust. big banks in the US are reporting profits even as their borrowers are going into foreclosure at a record pace. The stark disconnect came into the.Strip out the typically volatile prices for food (up 0.3% in March) and energy (up 5.6%), and "core" prices rose 0.3% from February. In the past year, producer prices are up 2.2%, while core prices are up 2.4%.

January, more than 1.1 million homeowners have received a permanent modi cation through the Home affordable modi cation Program (HAMP), saving approximately $546 on their mortgage payments each month, and an estimated $17.9 billion to date. In January, 69 percent of homeowners with eligible non-GSE mortgages bene ted from principal

Warren Buffett sees housing recovery to start within a year This Investment Could Lose You Money for the Next 100 Years. I told you that ‘a housing recovery will probably begin within a year or so.’. Assuming inflation gets a six-year head start on.Shadow Inventory To Peak in Summer of 2010: Barclays A recent report from Barclays Capital says the shadow inventory will peak this summer and begin falling as the market stabilizes. But with an estimated 4.5 million homes potentially hitting the market over the next few years, an orderly pace is required to prevent flooding the market and driving prices down again.

Second Mortgage Assistance Announced By Obama Administration.. I find it extraordinary how much government intervention there has been into the housing market and helping homeowners. If only this would happen for those of us with crushing student loan debt at a 6.8 percent interest rate.

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The Administration’s foreclosure mitigation programs are providing relief for millions of homeowners as we continue to recover from an unprecedented housing crisis. More than 1.6 million homeowner assistance actions have taken place through the Making Home Affordable Program, including more than 1.2 million permanent modifications through the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), while the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has offered more than 1.8 million loss mitigation and early.

 · Obama mortgage refi plan to be rolled out. Based on a review of mortgage securities that aren’t backed by Fannie and Freddie, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co analysts expect that if the Obama plan is approved by Congress, roughly 1.5 million borrowers would be eligible. Those borrowers would save cumulatively $5 billion to $6 billion annually,

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