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Archive for January, 2009

Latino Communities Hard Hit With Foreclosures

Jan 5th, 2009 @ 6:06 PM by Alden Smith

It is very hard for me to understand how a person can get into a mortgage situation where they just cannot afford the home they are getting into.   My research shows me that this is especially true in the Hispanic communities around the nation. I wondered why that was so, certain that there was much […]

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With The New Year, New Regulations Come Into Play

Jan 2nd, 2009 @ 4:56 PM by Alden Smith

With the coming of the New Year, many states are putting into place new rules for loan originators.  Although this is locking the barn door after the horse has been stolen, it is time that states took an active interest in what banks and lenders are doing.  Deregulation has most assuredly been seen to not […]

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