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New 2018 Conforming Loan Limits

The Mortgage Corner There is a huge jump in conforming loan limits for 2018 in line with housing price rises, folks. Here are the new numbers. In line with the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announcement yesterday, they are increasing … Continue reading

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Mortgage Market Still Obstructs Lower Income Borrowers

The Mortgage Corner Earlier this month, researchers at the Urban Institute‚Äôs Housing Finance Policy Center published some of their research on lending standards. Drawing on data from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, they found that lower-credit applicants accounted for only … Continue reading

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