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The Government Accountability Office will conduct a review of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) organizational culture and management practices in light of allegations that CFPB managers are discriminating against employees based on race and gender and retaliating against employees who complain.
Are mortgage lenders finally loosening up a little on their credit score requirements — opening the door to larger numbers of home buyers this summer and fall?
Freddie Mac (FMCC), the government-backed mortgage giant, sold $659 million of “deeply” delinquent home loans in its first offering of such debt.
As banks lose money on mortgages and retreat from the business, PHH Corp. is rushing to cash in.
The Government Accountability Office will look into the CFPB’s organizational culture and management practices in light of allegations that bureau managers are discriminating against employees based on race and gender and retaliating against employees who complain.
Prices of a new type of U.S. mortgage bonds are plunging this month, teaching investors a lesson on the risks to markets wrought by the growing constraints on Wall Street banks.
Freddie Mac has officially declared that the refinancing boom is over.
The Federal Reserve bought $7.205 billion of agency mortgage-backed securities July 24-30, less than the $9.508 billion purchased the previous period, the New York Federal Reserve Bank said on Thursday.
Companies overseeing millions of mortgage loans appear to be skirting new federal regulations and legal settlements intended to stop them profiteering at the expense of troubled homeowners.
Following very low years for volume in 2013 and 2012, it’s still unclear as to whether volume in 2014 is on pace to surpass its previous years’ totals.
Bank of America Corp. is about to learn how much it really paid for its 2008 acquisition of Countrywide Financial Corp: about $70 billion.
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