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COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANSBank of America will rewrite an estimated 50,000 Floridians' home loans inherited through the takeover of Countrywide. The $1 billion program will convert most loans into FRMs, and the bank will notify eligible homeowners via e-mail or phone by Dec. 1.Read the full story:htt...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Oct. 16, 2008 - The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) unveiled a four-point legislative plan to reinvigorate the housing market, and is calling on Congress to act during a lame-duck session. NAR believes the plan will boost the economy and help calm jittery potential home...
FORECLOSURESFor most people, trying to negotiate changes in their mortgage loan with help from a housing counselor or lawyer is a far better option than bankruptcy. Read the full story:http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/n4-101508.cfm
Florida's real estate crisis means thousands of people with credit sullied by foreclosure are out looking for rental housing.Problem is, a foreclosure is one blemish landlords typically won't overlook.But that is changing. Read the Full Story: http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/n4-10140...
HOUSING INVENTORYThe U.S. home supply dipped in September from August levels in 28 metro areas monitored, but the 1.6 percent drop was about half the norm for this time of year, according to ZipRealty Inc.Read the full story:http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/n3-101308.cfm
Floridians can still get home loans despite the national credit crunch, banking officials assured Gov. Charlie Crist on Thursday.Read the Full Story: http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/n1-101008.cfm
PROPERTY TAXESReal estate ads include listing after listing of bargain-basement prices, but those who buy a home in foreclosure should know that the property bills may not be such a bargain. Florida regulations bar counties from factoring in foreclosures when they draw up tax rolls.Read the full ...
WASHINGTON - Oct. 8, 2008 - Pending home sales activity surged as buyers took advantage of low home prices and affordable interest rates, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR).The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI), a forward-looking indicator based on contracts signed in August, ...
Countrywide Financial, now owned by Bank of America, will provide financial relief to 52,000 Florida homeowners, who could see their mortgage principal or interest rate reduced. The deal will cost up to $1 billion under a settlement reached with the state's attorney general.Read the full story:ht...
Facing a lawsuit over deceptive mortgage practices, Bank of America Corp. has agreed to modify tens of thousands of Countrywide loans to keep people in 11 states, including Florida, from losing their homes. The new mortgage aid program should launch in December.Read the full story:http://www.flor...