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National Community Stabilization Trust Welcomes New President

By Brian Honea Grossinger’s priority in his new position will be to continue to move the organization’s established market-relevant housing strategies forward, while increasing its focus on markets that are still struggling to see a housing and economic recovery. The post National Community Stabilization Trust Welcomes New President appeared first on DSNews. Via:: National Community Stabilization Trust Welcomes New President …

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Completed Foreclosures Decline But Remain At Double Pre-Recession Levels

By Brian Honea “Despite a slow and steady improvement in most housing market fundamentals, too many families remain in default of their mortgage obligations,” said Anand Nallathambi, President and CEO of CoreLogic. “The percent of homeowners with a mortgage that have missed three or more monthly payments or are in foreclosure proceedings dropped to 3.6 percent in our April data. …

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Freddie Mac Announces Hiring of New Chief Economist

By Brian Honea Becketti brings extensive mortgage market research, modeling, and analytics experience to his new role at Freddie Mac, the GSE said. In his role as chief economist, he will be expected to lead a team that forecasts mortgage and housing market trends and conducts analysis and research on economic and policy issues affecting Freddie Mac. The post Freddie …

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Former Yahoo! CFO Named New CEO of Auction.com

By Brian Honea Since being founded in 2007, Irvine, California-based Auction.com has sold more than 165,000 residential and commercial properties totaling more than $30 million. The company has been growing steadily in the last eight years; in 2014 alone, more than 49,000 properties were sold through Auction.com’s platform. The post Former Yahoo! CFO Named New CEO of Auction.com appeared first …

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DS News Webcast: Tuesday 6/9/2015

By Jordan Funderburk Distressed residential home sales continued their decline in March 2015, accounting for 12.1 of all residential sales – a drop of 3.2 percentage points year-over-year, according to CoreLogic’s March 2015 Distressed Sales report released Monday. March’s distressed sales share was the lowest percentage for any March since 2007. According to CoreLogic, distressed sales usually experience a … …

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HUD Secretary Castro to Testify Before Congress Thursday, June 11

By Brian Honea The purpose of Thursday’s hearing, titled “The Future of Housing in America: The Oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development,” is “to examine HUD and its programs,” according to a memorandum from the Committee. The post HUD Secretary Castro to Testify Before Congress Thursday, June 11 appeared first on DSNews. Via:: HUD Secretary Castro to …

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Consumer Attitudes Toward Housing Improve Amid Positive Jobs Report

By Brian Honea While job growth continues to push meaningful income growth, the outlook for housing market growth is also improving, the GSE says. Of those surveyed, the share of respondents who say home prices will go up in the next 12 months increased to 49 percent, while the share who say home prices will go down dropped to 6 …

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