The latest real estate and mortgage industry news, digested. Look beyond the headlines to better understand what’s really happening.
After a terrible day on Wall Street, with shares of his company shedding nearly half their market value, Thornburg Mortgage president Larry Goldstone attempted to… Read More »Thornburg Stock Tumbles, Bankruptcy Ruled Out
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s appeals to raise limits on their existing loan portfolios were met with disapproval by both the Bush Administration and the… Read More »Fannie and Freddie Asset Limits Unchanged
IndyMac Bancorp announced earnings this morning, beating street estimates, but seeing a 57% drop in second quarter net income as a result of the mortgage… Read More »Indymac Sees 57% Drop in Second-Quarter Net Income
Sir Richard Branson and his seemingly never-ending business plan has entered a new industry, surprisingly, mortgage. While many critics may think his timing is a… Read More »Richard Branson Enters Mortgage Biz with New Acquisition
As the foreclosure market gains more steam and becomes the focus of the stagnating housing market, companies like RealtyTrac are beginning to grab a share… Read More »Are RealtyTrac’s Foreclosure Listings Misleading?
Well, the housing market may have burst, but the years of upside in the Southern California housing market have provided enough strength to keep home… Read More »Southern California Homeowners Still Seeing Green