Stories tagged: FHA
Thu., June 16, 2016, 12:56 p.m.
New federal guidelines on student loans make it tougher to get a mortgage
Jerrilyn Cordett-Sinclair, 41, and her husband, Aubrey Sinclair, 42, wanted to buy a home for themselves or Sinclair’s mother to occupy. But while the Los Angeles-area couple was house-shopping, Cordett-Sinclair …
Thu., April 14, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
Limited reduction of mortgage principal for stressed homeowners extended
A top federal regulator on Thursday announced a long-awaited initiative to allow some homeowners facing foreclosure to reduce the principal on their mortgages.
Sun., March 10, 2013, midnight
FHA loan fallout extends its reach to reverse mortgages
Loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration are changing – and not just for “forward” first mortgages. As of April 1, reverse mortgages will change, too, thanks to the queasy …
Sun., Aug. 14, 2011, midnight
FHA becomes tangled in its own safety net
The conventional lending system wants more skin in the mortgage game. We all get that. But should it be an arm and a leg? It’s driving FHA off the playing …