Compass partners with Guaranteed Rate to launch OriginPoint mortgage services

Tech-powered real estate brokerage Compass has officially entered the mortgage business. The company has announced it’s forming a new mortgage origination firm in partnership with Guaranteed Rate Inc. Compass, which is best known for its technology tools that assist real estate agents in marketing themselves and their listings online, wants to expand its business by

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Independent Foreclosure Review Extended To September 30, 2012

If you are or were a homeowner who had a foreclosure initiated, pending or completed between January 1, 2009 and December 31, 2010, you may be eligible for compensation or damages related to your foreclosure case IF you act to file a request for review before the September 30th 2012 deadline.

Time To Call In The IRS To Stop The Foreclosure Crisis

The government’s attempts to “fix” housing, and stop the foreclosure crisis via various programs have failed miserably. We’ve seen a 7 trillion dollar loss in the value of the U.S. housing market, and trillions more spent for bank bailouts, yet home sales are down and foreclosures continue at record levels.

Fannie Mae Given More Authority Over Short Sales

Fannie Mae has been given the authority to proceed with a short sale or file deeds in lieu of foreclosure by five mortgage insurers, without needing to secure their approval, it has been revealed.

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