The number of underwater homes continues to slip, with 791,000 properties regaining equity during the third quarter, corelogic reports. Currently, about 13 percent of all homes with a mortgage – or 6.4 million – remain in negative equity compared to 14.7 percent – or 7.2 million – at the end of the second quarter.

New 30-year debt: FHA to collect MIPs for life of mortgage Although you can get a mortgage with a term ranging from 10 to 40 years, 15- and 30-year terms are the most common for fixed mortgages. ARMs usually come with a 15- or 30-year term. ARMs usually come with a 15- or 30-year term.

Mortgage Delinquency Rates, 2001-07 Table Data for Figure; Percent: Period Prime and near prime Subprime Alt-A pools; Fixed rate adjustable rate Fixed rate

RealtyTrac: 3.8m Homes to Receive Foreclosure Filing in 2010 Zillow: 30-year FRMs drop for second week in a row The average 30-year FRM jumped to 4.07 percent while 15-year FRMs averaged around 3.17 percent. Behind the rise. Bankrate and Freddie Mac also suggested that the increase in average interest rates for FRMs may have been due to currency fluctuation and a potential rise in inflation.Foreclosures, short sales increased 1% in Dec. Trulia report shows buying cheaper than renting in most major metro areas buying is 24% cheaper than renting in Honolulu, 28% cheaper in San Francisco, and 31% cheaper in New York. On the other end of the spectrum, homeownership is extremely affordable in Detroit, where buying a home is 70% cheaper to buy than to rent, and 63% cheaper in both Oklahoma City and Gary IN.liquidation-foreclosure, short sale, or deed in lieu of foreclosure-or transfer to a non-reporting servicer (see table 2). Of the 2,047,719 modifications that were active at the end of the third quarter of 2014, 68.6 percent were current and performing at the end of the quarter, 25.7 percent wereThese have outnumbered the 1.24m foreclosures completed in the same period, according to the report, which bases those numbers off data from RealtyTrac. But more work is still on the way. Rick Sharga, senior vice president at RealtyTrac said 3.8m households could receive a foreclosure filing by the end of 2010.Ocwen unveils new principal reduction program NASDAQ experiences system error Father of securitization doubts easy return to private mortgage bonds New Residential Investment Corp.’s acquisition of Shellpoint Partners, a mortgage vehicle that is owned in part by Lewis Ranieri’s Ranieri Partners, is now complete. The companies announced this week.New GSE appraisal database to tighten scrutiny on mortgage lenders suntrust earnings rise in first quarter obama scorecard: housing headed in right direction private sector gains 130,000 jobs in October fitch updates ratings model; projects steep Housing Price Declines The total housing wealth owned by UK landlords has overtaken that held by mortgaged owner-occupiers. decline: it has reached a 25-year low in the US and is also falling in Ireland, Spain, Denmark.

Allstate sues JPMorgan Chase over sale of toxic RMBS Allstate purchased 67 separate Countrywide MBS between March 2005 and June 2007 when the MBS market was riding high. Some of the MBS have delinquency rates above 60%, Allstate says in the lawsuit, and 40% of the loans in some MBS are delinquent or written off.

The number of mortgages in serious delinquency – those at least 90 days past due – declined by 23 percent over the past year with 1.3 million mortgages, or 3.4 percent, falling into this.

Things are looking up for mortgage delinquency rates across the country, according to a recent report from property information and analytics provider CoreLogic.The company’s October Loan Performance Insights Report showed that only 4.1 percent of mortgages nationally were in some stage of delinquency, as defined by 30 days or more past due, including those in foreclosure.

for the delinquency rate in the near-term. A rate below 7% could be a reality by early spring, especially as loan resolutions remain very high. The Numbers: The overall US CMBS delinquency rate decreased 18 basis points to 7.25%. The percentage of loans 30+ days delinquent or in foreclosure is now 7.25%. This reading was

The percentage of loans on which foreclosure actions were started in the fourth. "The overall national mortgage delinquency rate in the fourth quarter. MBA's survey asks servicers to report these loans as delinquent if the.

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s (the GSE’s) low downpayment loans are apparently beginning to cause some pain for FHA lending. Black Knight’s Mortgage Monitor report. the serious delinquency rate of.

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