Guys, I’m proud to say that three new members have decided to join my coaching program. That’s right, three high-profile organizations have actually approached me to learn my secrets. You may have heard of them: Fannie Mae Freddie Mac Federal Housing Administration Um, do I need to repeat those names […]
RIP FHA Short Refi Program. Your time has come. The House of Representatives has voted to end the program which helped homeowners who were underwater refinance with a reduced principal. In a 256 to 171 vote, the program was officially ended with both some Democrats and almost all Republicans behind […]
If you think there’s nothing to gain from making your home more energy efficient, just check out this video and realize how wrong you are. Then head back here and leave a comment telling everyone how much I rock and how awesome saving energy is.
I’m willing to bet the answer to this question is obvious, but I want your opinion any way: Do you support heated, drawn out debates in Congress before decisions are made? Or would you prefer decisions to be made quickly and efficiently, without the need for endless arguing? I know […]
For the rest of 2011 house flipping will officially be easier with less restrictions. The FHA announced the “anti-flipping rule” is suspended for the entire year which will accelerate the resale of foreclosed homes. They’re worried what too many homes sitting on the market will do and they’re hoping this […]
These guys have some wild ideas about HUD and the FHA, but they might just have a point. Check it out and leave some feedback.
The former director of the FHA had some pretty extreme things to say recently. Check out this video to hear what they were and what they could mean for the housing market.
It was only a matter of time before mortgage fraud became the hot topic. With the extraordinary measures lenders are taking to deny mortgages, of course fraud and dishonesty would rear their heads. The biggest target are, not surprisingly, government organizations like the FHA and the Home Affordable Refinance Program. […]
Premiums will be going up for single-family mortgage insurance from the FHA. This just passed in Congress and should be signed into law any day now. So what will it mean to you? Premiums can go up by as much as 1% capping off at 1.55 percent. (This is in […]
You know, hearing stories about corruption come out of Washington used to get me really mad. I’d hear about all these people trying get rich using the most underhanded things you can imagine. But then I realized something. By the time it gets to the news, or comes out in […]