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The headquarters of Fannie Mae are seen October 21, 2010 in Washington, DC. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Dallas Congressman Wants To ‘Wind Down” Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

A North Texas Congressman’s push to put an end to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is gaining support in Washington.

CBSDFW.COM–04/01/2011

States' probe of foreclosures could force reforms

A joint investigation by every state and the District of Columbia could force mortgage companies to settle allegations that they used flawed documents to foreclose on hundreds of thousands of homeowners.

10/13/2010

GMAC Mortgage Expands Review of Foreclosures

Amid growing inquiries by law enforcement into dubious paperwork by home lenders, one of the nation’s largest, GMAC Mortgage, said Tuesday that it was expanding its review of foreclosures to all 50 states.

10/12/2010

Foreclosure Freeze Doesn’t Affect Everyone

If you are in the middle of a foreclosure proceeding now is not the time to relax about it.

10/07/2010

State Suing Credit Card Companies and Investigating Mortgage Companies

The state is involved with that national lawsuit over allowing merchants to offer alternate payment information or even discounts to people who don’t use high fee credit cards to pay their bills. 

10/05/2010

Fed Talks of Further Stimulus Action

Federal Reserve officials signaled at their August meeting that they would consider going beyond a modest program to purchase government debt if necessary to boost the economy.

08/31/2010

Local Mortgage Company Sued By Attorney General

The Attorney General’s office is taking Coppell-based American Home Mortgage Servicing to court.

08/30/2010

Mortgage Applications Rise After Rates Fall

Applications for mortgages rose last week as consumers refinanced their loans at the lowest rates in more than 50 years.

06/30/2010

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