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  • Millennials jump into the mortgage market

    Call them the prodigal millennials: Statistical measures and anecdotal reports suggest that young couples and singles in their late 20s and early 30s have begun making a belated entry into the home buying market, pushed by mortgage rates in the mid-3 percent range, government efforts to ease credit requirements and deep frustrations at having to pay rising rents without creating equity.
  • DO RENTAL CAPS IN A COMMUNITY HELP OR HURT? (Part II, Homeowners' Associations)

    Blog sponsored by Becker & Poliakoff As we addressed in Part I of this Blog, we are often asked about how the association can provide for a cap on the number of homes that can be rented within their community or if the association can even completely...

    The Mortgage Professor: How to write a letter to a lender

    Q: I am downsizing by purchasing a smaller home that will be my primary residence. Because I do not have my existing house on the market, the lender I approached to finance the purchase has asked me for a letter describing my reasons for the purchase. I...

    Obama's middle class 'help' is useless

    Obama's middle class 'help' is useless
    All we hear from President Barack Obama is that he is for the middle class. Well, I consider myself middle class. I am a retired homeowner, so let's see how this pans out for me. 1. Estates to pay capital gains taxes on securities at the time they're...

    Former NFL player sentenced in mortgage fraud

    Former NFL player sentenced in mortgage fraud
    A former NFL player was sentenced Friday for his role in a South Florida-based $7 million mortgage fraud scheme targeting distressed homeowners nationwide, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Jeffrey Charles Leroy Taylor, 40, was sentenced to three years...