PropertyRadar: California real estate market stuck in low gear Compared with February, the median price rose 5.8% for a second consecutive monthly increase, real estate research firm DataQuick. the first big sales month of 2012 suggest the market is stuck in.Opinion: In housing finance, the FHA is not the way Travis is a mortgage loan originator, and he primarily does refinances for borrowers. He has a borrower, Steve, who calls him once a year to refinance and every time Travis refinances his property even though Steve does not need to refinance. Travis does this to make sure that he receives the fees for the refinance. What would this be considered?
On Tuesday, Housing and Urban Development (hud) secretary ben carson testified before Rep. Maxine Waters’s (D-CA) Financial Services Committee for the first time since Waters became the chair in.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson was stumped during his Tuesday testimony before the House Financial Services Committee when asked by rep. katie porter, D-Calif., about foreclosure rates for real-estate owned, or REO, properties. Carson seemed unfamiliar with the term, confusing it with Oreo cookies.
Ben Carson Confuses a Cookie for a Real-Estate Term the HUD Secretary Should Know.. that Carson doesn’t know what he’s doing. porter asked carson about real-estate-owned homes – known as.
People working to end poverty and increase affordable housing in the United States were further dismayed last week by Ben Carson, the inexperienced new U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
"Do you know what an REO is?" Porter asked. "An Oreo?" Carson replied, apparently thinking of cookies. After that exchange, Carson said he would get Porter in touch with "people who do that" (deal with foreclosed properties) at HUD, though that was something she was already somewhat of an expert, having been California’s independent monitor of banks in a nationwide $25 billion.
I will pass on it as well since it is true that Carson actually is a brain surgeon, and a damn good one, and I am not going to imply that this highly accomplished black man is white "on the inside". No one said "Oreo" and one would be correct to assume that the Housing and Urban Development Secretary of HUD would be familiar with the term REO.
Every day I wonder if I’ve woken up in a bad Chevy Chase movie. I know, I know. "Bad Chevy Chase movie" is redundant. But the script today couldn’t have been more ludicrous. Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) had the misfortune of having to interact with HUD Secretary and sentient puddle of slug waste, Ben Carson during a hearing today.
HUD Secretary Ben Carson had a bit of a rough day on Tuesday. Carson appeared on Capitol Hill to testify before the House Financial Services Committee, and during questioning from the committee member.
Principal reductions factor in heavily: HAMP report Participation rates in the Home affordable modification program (HAMP), a key component of the making home affordable program (mha), peaked in early 2010, generally declined during 2011, and remained relatively steady from 2012 through November 2013. As of November 2013, about 1.3 million borrowers had entered into a HAMP permanent modification.FHFA Director DeMarco: No Silver Bullet for the GSEs Guidance for dealing with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is not included in the recently passed Dodd-Frank Act, and Edward DeMarco, acting director of the federal housing finance Agency, which oversees the government-sponsored entities (GSEs) says there is no "silver bullet" for adequately winding down these firms.CNN produces HUD Secretary Castro ad, er, interview Here’s the ad: "Senator Obama is crying foul and declaring his association with such individuals to be off limits," said Brad Todd who is overseeing the RNC’s independent expenditure arm. "Fortunately.Is fracking about to bust housing in North Dakota? That part of the equation is just common sense and is indirectly linked to the ongoing scientific health debate over fracking. In the real world, housing prices rise and. will be a devastated.