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Fannie and Freddie’s Role

Fannie, Freddie Suits Negate Dodd-Frank By PAUL SPERRY Posted 02/10/2012 06:33 PM ET New evidence Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac hid their subprime exposure from Wall Street delegitimizes both the diagnosis of the crisis and its prescription — the Dodd-Frank Act. … Continue reading

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The Hidden Truth

Audacity Of Dishonesty Hijacks Truth In Lending Subprime Scandal: Announcing a massive $26 billion mortgage deal with “abusive” banks, the president blamed everybody for record foreclosures except the party most culpable: government. Speaking Thursday from the White House, Obama scolded … Continue reading

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Market Conditions

Far and away the Number #1 question I am asked is, “Marsh where is the housing market headed?” or some variation thereof.  While I am have always freely given my advice when asked, often contradicting the conventional wisdom (see housing … Continue reading

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Real Estate News

Laurie Goodman, from Amherst Securities presented her latest findings at the American Enterprise Institute and it is a gloomy forecast.  She describes, “10.81 million homes are at risk of default over the next 6 years. Even if we try to … Continue reading

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