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  • Should Jumbo Mortgage Borrowers Receive Financial Help? by

    Jumbo mortgages are traditionally associated with luxury homes and other residential properties typically located in neighborhoods where higher costs of living tend to keep middle and working class house hunters away.

  • Survey of Economists Finds Fears of New Bubble by

    More than 100 forecasters in a national survey said they expect the home values to reach an average of 5.4 percent year-over-year and that current Federal Reserve policies post some risk of re-inflating the housing bubble.

  • Mortgage Interest Tax Deduction Debate Heats Up in Congress by

    It was a battle between economists and legislators. The mortgage interest tax deduction was deconstructed and dismantled during a meeting of the Joint Committee on Taxation of the U.S. Congress. This $100 billion annual deduction has come under heavy scrutiny due to the budget deficit and the ongoing sequestration.

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Is TILA-RESPA a good or bad thing long term?