Settlement

The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) has settled a lawsuit with Travelers Indemnity Co. that will now guarantee landlords in the Washington, D.C., housing market will not be denied commercial insurance coverage from Travelers
The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) has settled a lawsuit with Travelers Indemnity Co. that will now guarantee landlords in the Washington, D.C., housing market will not be denied commercial insurance coverage from Travelers because their apartments being are rented to people using Housing... Keep Reading....
Last year saw a 646 percent increase in foreclosures against seniors with federally-insured reverse mortgages as compared to the previous seven years, according to Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) data received by a Freedom of Information
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac completed 16,521 foreclosure prevention actions in April, according to new data from their regulator, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA).   During April, the government-sponsored enterprises reported 11,328 permanent loan modifications. The share of modifications... more
Nearly 5.5 million residential properties were seriously underwater during the first quarter
Nearly 5.5 million residential properties were seriously underwater during the first quarter, up from the 5.4 million level in the fourth quarter of 2016 but lower than the 6.7 million level in the first quarter of 2016, according to new statistics form ATTOM Data Solutions. Seriously underwater... more
There were 30,000 permanent loan modifications completed in February
There were 30,000 permanent loan modifications completed in February, up from 29,000 in January, according to new data from HOPE NOW. Within the total number of modifications, an estimated 20,000 were through proprietary programs and 9,445 were completed via HAMP.   During February, there were... more
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac completed 14,558 foreclosure prevention actions in January, according to new data released by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac completed 14,558 foreclosure prevention actions in January, according to new data released by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA).   During the first months of the year, the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) completed 9,405 permanent loan modifications; the... more