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FHA extends mortgage forbearance deadline

Homeowners who have an FHA-insured mortgage and are facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been given an…

2 years ago

HUD rule changes make it harder to obtain a cash-out refinance loan

The Department of Housing and Urban Development last week imposed limitations on cash-out refinances that will make it more difficult…

4 years ago

HUD Approves Settlement of Fair Housing Complaint Against OneWest Bank

On July¬†29, 2019, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that it has approved a conciliation agreement…

4 years ago

Ask Brian: Can Buyer Benefit from a FHA Section 203(k) Mortgage?

Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing,…

4 years ago

New bill proposes cutting FHA insurance premiums for first-time buyers

Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives have approved a bill that would reduce the cost of upfront mortgage insurance…

4 years ago

HUD Charges Idaho Landlord with Familial Status Discrimination

On May 31, 2019, HUD charged the owners and manager of an Idaho rental property with violation of the familial…

4 years ago

FHA bids to clarify mortgage origination rules

The Federal Housing Adminstration is trying to boost the mortgage industry by clarifying lending certification requirements in order to create…

4 years ago

FHA announces tougher underwriting standards for high-risk loans

New lending rules announced by the Federal Housing Administration this week could put as many as 50,000 mortgages a year…

4 years ago