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The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) new monthly Loan Monitoring Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance decreased by 26 basis points from 1.67% of servicers’ portfolio volume in the prior month to 1.41% as of December 31, 2021. According to MBA’s estimate, 705,000 homeowners are in forbearance plans.
18 Jan 2022
FEMA Major Disaster Declaration – Alaska Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Alaska affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides from Oct. 29 – Nov. 1, 2021.
15 Jan 2022
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Tennessee affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, and tornadoes on December 10-11, 2021.
14 Jan 2022
ATTOM, licensor of the nation’s most comprehensive foreclosure data and parent company to RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com), the largest online marketplace for foreclosure and distressed properties, today released its Year-End 2021 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows foreclosure filings— default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 151,153 U.S. properties in 2021, down 29 percent from 2020 and down 95 percent from a peak of nearly 2.9 million in 2010, to the lowest level since tracking began in 2005.
13 Jan 2022
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) on Thursday announced it is increasing its exclusive listing period on certain HUD single-family real-estate owned (REO) homes to allow more time for owner occupants, HUD-approved nonprofit organizations, and governmental entities to submit bids for the purchase of these homes before they become eligible for purchase by investors.
13 Jan 2022
A proposed New Hampshire bill will allow municipalities to establish a vacant property registration with requirements set forth by the state. The new bill will be enacted on January 1, 2023.
12 Jan 2022
Fannie Mae Launches Free Online Education Course, Empowering Aspiring Homebuyers to Become Confident, Successful Homeowners
Fannie Mae today announced the launch of HomeView™, the company’s new online homeownership education course, to help consumers navigate the mortgage and homebuying process confidently and responsibly.
12 Jan 2022
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Missouri affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, and tornadoes on December 10, 2021.
10 Jan 2022
Branford’s first blight ordinance, which passed in 2021 and went into effect Jan. 1, is meant to address issues of rundown properties with a sympathetic approach.
8 Jan 2022
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for areas of Washington affected by flooding and mudslides from November 13-15, 2021.
5 Jan 2022