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Home Purchase Applications At Lowest Level Since 2000

Refinances are booming as rates have dropped the past five weeks, defying expectations, but there’s little demand for new home purchases. Too many people are unemployed or under-employed to be handle a mortgage or to move up in their home … Continue reading

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VA Loans Gain In Popularity

From Bankrate: Shoved aside by the hot mortgage products of recent years, Veterans Affairs mortgage loans are making a comeback and are a viable financing alternative for veterans looking to secure an attractive fixed-rate loan with little or no money … Continue reading

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Minnesota Mortgage Fraud

From the Star Tribune: Two men have been sentenced for their role in a six-person mortgage brokerage operation that stole more than $2.3 million from local banks, according to the U.S. attorney’s office for Minnesota. On Wednesday, U.S. District Judge … Continue reading

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