Archive for May, 2011

Lending to get tougher? Plus rates…

We all think current lending standards are tough… Well the Government is now proposing even tougher mortgage lending guidelines for 2012.  As you may know 95% of loans originated are purchased by Government-Sponsored Entities (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac) since there are not many “Private” money lenders like we had during the “bubble” years. We think these new rules maybe a way for the Government to wind down the GSEs and significantly ...

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