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With funding for a key rural housing program exhausted, Congress last week moved legislation forward to ensure that home buyers in rural areas have continued access to affordable mortgages through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) 502 loan guarantee program. Last night, Congress finally p...
New Home Sales were up 23.6% in June. The increase boosted the adjusted annual sales pace to 330,000 according to the Commerce Department. However, May's number was revised downward to a rate of 267,000. This was the slowest pace on record dating back to 1963. Hopefully, June's numbers will s...
Weekly Update to Federal Political Coordinators Flood Insurance On July 15, the House passed HR 5114, The Flood Insurance Reform Priorities Act of 2010, by a vote of 329-90. This legislation includes an extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) through September 30, 2015. This is...
What's needed for a mortgage to be approved is important and should be easily accessible to each family if you maintain the proper records. Keep these items in mind as you move through the decision process to purchase a new home. These items can be broken down between non-financial items and fi...
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