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Written by: - August 19, 2009

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19 August 2009 ? The Federal Housing Administration?s 203(K) loan is gaining popularity as more and more distressed homes are entering the marketplace due to foreclosures and short-sales. According to data released last week by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, more than 11,000 loans have been insured thus far this year: a […]

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How Do I Get a 203k Loan?

Written by: - May 14, 2009

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How Do I Get a 203k Loan?

There are two types of 203k loans: regular 203k, and a streamline 203k. A streamline 203k has a maximum of $35,000 in repairs, and is much, much easier to get done. If you must have over $35,000 in repairs and upgrades, it can get done, but those are much more tedious and time consuming.

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Mortgage Rates Down A Little on Tuesday and Wednesday

Written by: - May 13, 2009

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The Dow has dropped a bit, down to below 8400 Wednesday morning, as retail sales have been slumping. On the plus side, mortgage rates are down a little Tuesday and Wednesday. Secretary Geithner says the financial system is starting to heal, but we obviously have a way to go. Did you know? Did you know […]

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