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Why echoes of the 2006 crisis are haunting the housing market

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7:15 a.m. Sept. 13, 2019 - By rbisdale
Why echoes of the 2006 crisis are haunting the housing marketThe question now is whether a downturn in the housing market would bring the broader economy along with it.
4:21 p.m. Sept. 10, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
The surprising ways foreclosures make housing-market downturns even worse Foreclosures caused by a burst housing bubble have many long-term consequences for the housing marketForeclosures caused by a burst housing bubble have many long-term consequences for the housing market.
1:05 a.m. Sept. 10, 2019 - Barrons.com
The City Least at Risk in the Next Recession, According to a Study The Federal Reserve may not be currently forecasting a recession, but sooner or later the U.S. economy’s fortunes will turn for the worse.And when that happens, home owners in Rochester, N.Y., can rest easy.
4:39 a.m. Sept. 6, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
Trump administration plan to overhaul housing finance system calls for more private sector involvement Priorities include recapitalizing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and ending their conservatorshipPriorities include recapitalizing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and ending their conservatorship.
11:49 a.m. Sept. 3, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
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8:14 a.m. Aug. 20, 2019 - Associated Press
White House claims the ‘fundamentals’ of the U.S. economy are ‘very strong’ There has been a mounting concern that a recession could be coming, thus hurting President Donald Trump’s reelection campaignThere has been a mounting concern that a recession could be coming, thus hurting President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign.
4:01 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019 - By Rex Nutting
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3:48 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019 - By Mitch Tuchman
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4:51 a.m. Aug. 10, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
Foreclosure filings have fallen nationwide, but they’re rising in these markets Two-fifths of local markets across the U.S. experienced an uptick in foreclosure starts during the first half of 2019Two-fifths of local markets across the U.S. experienced an uptick in foreclosure starts during the first half of 2019.
8:00 a.m. Aug. 6, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
Consumer watchdog blasts government’s loan sales program — says it has ‘no rules’ in place to help people save their homes People are being hurt by federal government loan-sale programs, consumer advocates sayPeople are being hurt by federal government loan-sale programs, consumer advocates say.
9:38 a.m. July 26, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
The states — mostly in the South — that are burdened with the biggest car loans Auto-loan balances in the U.S. overall hit a record-high $1.28 trillion last year, but income is keeping upSouthern states lead those with the heaviest auto-debt burden, claiming four of the top five spots and led by Texas at an average balance of $6,700.
9:43 a.m. July 20, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
Meet the little bank that’s helping immigrants achieve big American Dreams ‘Virtually no’ late payments among the bank’s mortgage customers, its CEO saysA community bank in Queens, New York, is redefining lending to people who don’t fit the traditional models of creditworthiness.
4:03 a.m. July 14, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
Housing-market distress is at its lowest in at least 20 years — can it hold? Chalk it up to a low jobless rate, strong housing prices and prudent bankersThere haven’t been this few Americans late on their mortgage payments in over 20 years, and foreclosures have held at lows not seen in more than two decades for the past six months straight, defying predictions that housing market risk would eventually start to creep back in.
11:46 a.m. July 10, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
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12:04 a.m. July 10, 2019 - By Christine DiGangi
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11:00 a.m. July 2, 2019 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Mortgage bonds at heart of crisis dwindle in supply as new breeds take root But sector still carries a taintCrisis-era mortgage bonds from 2005-2008 tally more than $600 billion in losses
3:38 a.m. June 27, 2019 - By Pedro Nicolaci da Costa
Black millennials less likely to own a home than their grandparents were at same age The gap between white and black home ownership is the widest since the New DealThe Great Recession took a big bite out of blacks’ wealth, and the effects are still hampering home ownership of black millennials, writes Pedro Nicolaci da Costa.
3:25 a.m. June 25, 2019 - By Joy Wiltermuth
A leveraged-lending bust could hit economy quicker than subprime blowup, says ex-FDIC boss Sheila Bair EXCLUSIVE: Bair says, ‘there are just so many of these companies that are just up to their eyeballs in debt’Too little attention is being paid to potential for rapid pace of job losses, says Sheila Bair, the ex-head of the FDIC
11:25 a.m. May 21, 2019 - By Robert Schroeder
Unfamiliar with foreclosure term, HUD chief Ben Carson thinks congresswoman’s question is about Oreos Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson appeared confused about a term related to foreclosure during a Tuesday hearing, asking a congresswoman if she was questioning him about Oreo cookies.
5:52 a.m. May 14, 2019 - By Tim Mullaney
Now Trump is coming for your iPhone The president’s China tariffs cost American consumers and investorsThe president’s China tariffs cost American consumers and investors, writes Tim Mullaney.
1:05 p.m. May 7, 2019 - By Keith Jurow
Lax standards for home equity lines of credit echo bubble-era madness Homeowners with second mortgages could be threatened if housing prices declineHomeowners with second mortgages could be threatened if housing prices decline, writes Keith Jurow.
10:29 p.m. April 12, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
Natural disasters can hurt people’s credit scores for years afterward Floods and hurricanes widen income inequality, the authors of a new report argueFloods and hurricanes widen income inequality, the authors of a new report argue.
3:00 a.m. March 25, 2019 - Barrons.com
A Recession May Be Coming, but Not for Commercial Real Estate Investors While there are signs that the economy is slowing down, there’s no sign of the overbuilding, overheating, or over-indebtedness that are typically bad signs for commercial real estate.
6:59 a.m. March 19, 2019 - By Keith Jurow
Why out-of-control bubble-era mortgages still threaten to smash major U.S. housing markets Cash-out refinancing fallout could sink home pricesCash-out refinancing fallout could sink home prices, writes Keith Jurow.
6:18 a.m. Feb. 16, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
Obamacare helps people make mortgage payments and rent, study concludes The effects of the Affordable Care Act went well beyond medical care, according to new research published in Journal of Public EconomicsA new study quantifies how much more likely those without health insurance are likely to be late on a housing payment versus those who are covered.
7:20 a.m. Jan. 18, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
Housing advocates call for halt on foreclosures during government shutdown The request targets the USDA’s home loans in rural areasThe request targets the USDA’s home loans in rural areas.
10:06 a.m. Jan. 7, 2019 - By Keith Jurow
Why the housing and mortgage crisis is far from over Here’s the shocking truth about mortgage deadbeatsHere’s the shocking truth about mortgage deadbeats, writes Keith Jurow.
3:00 p.m. Dec. 28, 2018 - Barrons.com
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