• Far Out Friday: A very very very fine house by Ryan Smith

    How much would you pay for a house? Well, business tycoon Mukesh Ambani – the richest man in India with an estimated net worth of more than $22bn – set the world record last year when he moved into a 400,000-square-foot, 27-story home

  • GOP lawmakers urge Watt to hike g-fees by Ryan Smith

    FHFA Director Mel Watt said he would delay planned g-fee increases until he'd evaluated their impact. But three congressmen say the fee hikes should take place as scheduled.

  • Savitt Congressional run: Mortgage pros react by Ryan Smith

    NAIHP President Marc Savitt announced yesterday he'd be running for Congress. Here's what MPA readers had to say

  • Millions of homes still deeply underwater by Ryan Smith

    More than 9 million U.S. homes were still deeply underwater in December, according to data released today

  • Big banks reportedly under Federal probe by Ryan Smith

    JPMorgan Chase is one of several banks that have received federal requests for information about their trading in mortgage-backed securities after the financial meltdown, according to a new report

  • Mortgage applications up by MPA

    Mortgage applications were up last week, according to data released Wednesday by the Mortgage Bankers Association


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