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Money, memberships, mortgages among top coaching incentives
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Money, memberships and mortgages offer more proof that it's good to be a coach
 
Fitch: Impact of High Underwater US Mortgages Behind Most FIs
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The volume of homes worth less than their mortgage balances continues to describe a US housing market still in recovery, but the impact of these loans on the credit profiles of mor
 
£6bn boom in new mortgages: Ultra-low rates offered fuel demand
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Some 37,305 mortgages were approved for house purchase in February with a collective value of £6.2billion, 2.2 per cent up on January, the British Bankers' Association (BBA) said.
 
Banks "more aggressive...creative" with mortgages: What could possibly go wrong?
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ZIllow chief economist Stan Humphries says lending standards are loosening but isn't too concerned about a return to the 'bad old days', yet.
 
Polish holders of Swiss franc mortgages chide banks in Warsaw protest
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Several hundred holders of Swiss franc mortgages demonstrated in Poland's capital on Saturday, demanding banks ease the burden of these loans whose cost rocketed when the franc shot up last month following a policy shift by the Swiss National Bank. Blowing whistles and trumpets, the protesters marched through central Warsaw, stopping at the finance ministry and financial regulator as they waved ...
 
30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Fall to 7-Week Low; Current Rate is 3.56%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker
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SEATTLE -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow(R) Mortgages is currently 3.56 percent, down nine basis points from this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropped Wednesday, then rose ...
 
Nomura, RBS 'crap' emails come into play in $1 billion mortgage bond trial
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By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - In 2007, a Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc employee emailed his boss with his view of a sample of mortgages underlying a bond that the bank was underwriting: "This one is crap." Asked about it this week in Manhattan federal court, Brian Farrell, the employee, said he did not recall the deal. The email and others like it are part of a $1.1 billion lawsuit by ...
 
Argument preview: Underwater mortgages and the Bankruptcy Code
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This morning at 10 a.m., the Court will hear oral arguments in two cases that at first blush look like they present a fairly dry bankruptcy question. But once unpacked and translated into less technical terms, Bank of America v. Caulkett and Bank of America v. Toledo-Cardona appear far more interesting and timely. The two […]
 
Relief funds to aid seniors struggling with reverse mortgages
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A federal relief effort that set aside nearly $2 billion in housing aid for troubled Californians is being expanded to help older homeowners avert foreclosures on their reverse mortgages.
 
Subprime mortgages account for one fifth of all troubled home loans
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Fianna Fáil TD claims Government response has been ’inexcusable’