Archive for April, 2013


Mark Your Calendars for the Sierra Nevada Association of Realtors Summer …

On your “Must Not Miss” list, is the ever-so-popular Downtown Wine Walk – held the First Saturday of every month from 1- 5pm. For just $10 (which supports the Downtown Business Association) you’ll receive a commemorative wine glass and endless reasons to sip, stroll, and shop, the afternoon away, through Historic Downtown Carson City. Bring your wine […]

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Morgan Stanley: Settlement Winner

NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Morgan Stanley (MS) was the winner on Monday among the largest U.S. banks, with shares rising 4% to close at $22.21. The broad indices all ended with 1% gains, as economic reports showed a continued housing recovery in the U.S. and personal income and spending data showed a slower growth pace […]

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Fannie Mae Evicts Family in Foreclosure, Then Installs Armed Guards – Truthout – Truth

Truthout doesn’t take corporate funding – this lets us do the brave, independent reporting that makes us unique. Please support this work by making a tax-deductible donation today – just click here to donate. (Image: Armed guard via Shutterstock)On January 16, 2013, just after 5 AM, 12 sheriff’s deputies and 10 Portland police officers forcefully […]

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Fannie Mae Releases March 2013 Monthly Summary

Apple Wows Market With Record $17 Billion Bond DealReuters Apple Inc wowed the debt markets on Tuesday with the largest non-bank bond deal in history, offering a whopping …

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LenderLive Network Becomes Approved Freddie Mac Seller, Servicer

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LenderLive Network Inc., a domestic-based, end-to-end mortgage services provider, is now an approved Freddie Mac seller. This certification allows the company to deliver better loan product options and more flexibility to its community lender clients. LenderLive was approved as a Freddie Mac servicer in 2012. “In addition, we are committed to providing competitive rates […]

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Fannie to Share Data on 18 Million Mortgages to Woo Risk-Takers

Fannie Mae will release performance information for more than 18 million individual mortgages, joining rival Freddie Mac in taking the step as the government- controlled firms prepare to share risk with private investors. The loan-level data being released covers 30-year, fixed- rate mortgages sold to or guaranteed by the company between January 2000 and March […]

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U.S. pending home sales hit three-year high

While U.S. existing home sales have been relatively level this year, they are likely to begin to rise, Monday’s report on pending home sales indicates. Damon Scott Reporter- Albuquerque Business First Email While U.S. existing home sales have been relatively level this year, they are likely to begin to rise, Monday’s report on pending home […]

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Longtime Arlington real estate agent is honored

By Sandra Baker sabaker@star-telegram.com After serving the real estate community for 40 years, Coy Garrett in Arlington has been awarded the prestigious Realtor Emeritus honor by the National Association of Realtors. “We are keenly aware that the long and faithful service, for which you are being honored, reflects myriad efforts and activities on behalf of […]

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Today’s 30 year and 15 year mortgage interest rates Freddie Mac review; Fixed …

Posted on | April 29, 2013 | No Comments Focus will be on news stemming from the Federal Reserve meetings this week. The Fed meetings will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday this week and many expect the Feds to continue stimulus action plans for the U.S. economy. Currently, the Feds are taking action to […]

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Pending home sales rise in March: NAR

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Contracts to purchase previously owned homes rose in March, as the housing market continues to accelerate this year. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday its Pending Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, rose 1.5 percent to 105.7. Activity in recent months has shown modest improvements, and contracts last […]

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