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5:53 p.m. March 5, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
My in-laws are underwater on their mortgage and their home is in disrepair. Should they just walk away and move in with us?'My husband feels that walking away and them taking the credit hit of foreclosure is the best option.'
4:08 a.m. March 3, 2021 - Barrons.com
There Probably Won’t Be a Post-Covid Wave of Foreclosures Foreclosure moratoriums are set to expire at the end of June. Biden has proposed extending them through September.
8:40 a.m. March 1, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Meme stocks, crypto and student loans: what to watch for at SEC, CFPB confirmation hearings President Biden will have the opportunity to force profound changes on the American corporate sector on Tuesday morning, when his picks to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will participate in confirmation hearings before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee.
6:12 a.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Borrowers with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac mortgages can receive up to 18 months of forbearance, regulator saysThe FHFA also amended its separate payment deferral option for homeowners so they can now miss up to 18 months of payments.
3:20 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - Barrons.com
Bitcoin’s Run Doesn’t Make Sense Berkshire Hathaway’s mystery investments are Verizon and Chevron, major winter storm slows U.S. vaccination effort, Epic Games takes Apple battle to Brussels, and other news to start your day.
5:08 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Biden administration extends forbearance and foreclosure protections through JuneCurrently, roughly 5.4% of mortgages across the country are still in forbearance, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
4:19 a.m. Feb. 13, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
24 bank stocks with dividends of at least 3.57%, three times what 10-year Treasurys payBanks have "come full circle" through the pandemic, according to Christopher Marinac from Janney Montgomery Scott.
3:00 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
What the FHFA’s Forbearance Extension Could Mean for Homeowners and the Housing Market The move could have ripple effects for homeowners and the housing market, experts say.
6:44 a.m. Feb. 10, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Borrowers with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac mortgages can get additional forbearance, regulator saysRoughly 3% of mortgages backed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are currently in forbearance.
12:12 p.m. Feb. 9, 2021 - Barrons.com
FHFA Is Giving Mortgage Borrowers a Bigger Breathing Space Borrowers can now be in forbearance, a protection that allows homeowners to pause or reduce payments, for up to 15 months, compared with a year previously.
4:55 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021 - Barrons.com
Covid-19 Homeowner Protections Will Expire Soon. What You Need To Know. With a workforce destabilized by the pandemic, 2.7 million mortgages are in active forbearance plans.
9:58 a.m. Jan. 28, 2021 - Barrons.com
Grappling With the Wealth Gap Leaders offered solutions at Barron's online event, "The Wealth Gap: Solutions Today for a Better Tomorrow."
7:28 a.m. Jan. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Wealth Gap How Inequality in Housing Contributes to the Growing Wealth Gap—and What Can Be Done Covid-19 has laid bare income and wealth inequality in the U.S. Unequal access to housing threatens to drive the gap wider.
3:15 a.m. Jan. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: GameStop Stock Is Soaring Again. What’s Behind Its Remarkable — and Inexplicable — Run. The busiest week of earnings season is here, Merck ends Covid-19 vaccine research as U.S. cases top 25 million, Americans face tough choices as mortgage protections may end, and other news to start your day.
10:47 a.m. Jan. 23, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
'There's been a threat of mass evictions': Biden plans to extend national-eviction moratorium through September 2021 The ambitious package also includes funding for emergency rental assistance beyond what was enacted in December.
7:31 p.m. Jan. 21, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Biden administration extends nationwide eviction moratoriumHousing advocates say renters need more help beyond a pause on evictions.
11:47 a.m. Jan. 19, 2021 - Barrons.com
FHFA Extends Foreclosure Moratorium for the Fifth Time. What to Know. The extension was previously set to expire on Jan. 31.
11:48 a.m. Jan. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden will appeal to national unity in inaugural addressPresident-elect Joe Biden will deliver an appeal to national unity when he is sworn in Wednesday and plans immediate moves to combat the coronavirus pandemic and undo some of President Donald Trump’s most controversial policies, his incoming chief of staff said Sunday.
4:48 a.m. Jan. 17, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
COVID-19 has caused real financial pain. So why did consumer bankruptcies drop in 2020?There was a 30% drop in all bankruptcies year over year.
7:19 a.m. Jan. 12, 2021 - By Philip van Doorn
Banks are back --- almost half of 15 large U.S. banks are expected to increase quarterly profitBank stocks have been revived after a long decline during the coronavirus pandemic.
5:59 a.m. Dec. 27, 2020 - By Jillian Berman
As stimulus bill stalls, eviction protection and other financial relief set to expire Dec. 31Many programs keeping struggling Americans afloat, including unemployment benefits for gig workers, are due to end soon.
12:29 p.m. Dec. 15, 2020 - Barrons.com
Economists Are Ringing Alarms About Home Affordability If supply remains low and demand remains high, home prices will continue to rise. Already-low mortgage rates would need to fall further to offset the cost.
12:06 p.m. Dec. 15, 2020 - By Mark DeCambre
Stock-market uncertainty runs high headed into Fed's Wednesday meetingTime is running out on 2020. It is a point that some Wall Street investors might take heart in ahead of a what could be a crucial meeting of the Federal Reserve next week, even if it results in no substantial policy changes, as widely expected.
3:50 a.m. Dec. 12, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
25 bank stocks with dividend yields of at least 3.5% that passed two important testsFor investors seeking income, bank stocks appear to be in a sweet spot.
11:37 a.m. Dec. 10, 2020 - By Jacob Passy
The housing market could suffer if Congress doesn't pass a new stimulus package soon, ratings agency saysPersistently-high unemployment could harm the home-buying market if lawmakers don’t take action soon.
3:55 a.m. Dec. 9, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
25 bank stocks with dividend yields of at least 3.5% that passed two important testsFor investors seeking income, bank stocks appear to be in a sweet spot.
3:20 a.m. Dec. 9, 2020 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Ho, ho — oh, no! Values of troubled Manhattan retail properties sink 53%.Some retail properties in Manhattan already are showing signs of deep distress, even before the impact of a stay-at-home Christmas is tallied or New York resumes foreclosures and evictions, according to a new report.
10:20 a.m. Dec. 4, 2020 - By Cody Willard
Avoid smaller electric-vehicle-related companies because they may not be around for long Cody Willard answers readers' questions on EV stocks, bitcoin trusts and fixed-income investment classes.
2:01 a.m. Dec. 3, 2020 - By Joseph E. Stiglitz
Janet Yellen has the skills and values to build a shared prosperity Yellen can help to provide the leadership necessary to build a better post-pandemic world.
2:00 p.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - Barrons.com
FHFA Extends Foreclosure Moratorium to Jan. 31 The Federal Housing Finance Agency has extended its moratoriums on single-family foreclosures and evictions until Jan. 31, 2021, at the earliest, the agency announced Wednesday.
11:19 a.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - Barrons.com
Covid Spike Dims Economic Outlook in Parts of U.S., Fed Report Shows “The Beige Book shows that risks of a double-dip [recession] are starting to increase (though we certainly aren’t there yet),” Jefferies economists say.
2:25 p.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - Barrons.com
How Yellen Will Help Biden Get His Agenda Through Congress Her expected nomination should be relatively uncontroversial, a plus in gaining approval from a closely divided Senate.
12:00 a.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - Barrons.com
Podcast: 3.4 Million Borrowers Past Due on Mortgage Payments in October 2.3 million mortgage borrowers are now more than 90 days late on a payment. The average yearly wage was highest in Silicon Valley. And the U.S. businesses service sector saw revenue fall 4.8% by the third quarter of 2020.
3:52 a.m. Nov. 10, 2020 - By Rex Nutting
The economy could use a shot in the arm — in both senses — award-winning forecaster saysThe economy needs a safe and effective vaccine against COVID-19, as well as more fiscal support to families, businesses and local government, says award-winning forecaster Avery Shenfeld.
4:11 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - Barrons.com
Here’s a Timeshare Pitch That’s Worth a Listen Marriott Vacations trades at a premium to peers, but it has good footing in a corner of the travel market that has held up well during the pandemic
2:16 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - By Jacob Passy
What a Biden administration will mean for housing-finance reform The Trump administration has pursued the recapitalization of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but a Biden administration will likely have different goalsThe Trump administration has pursued the recapitalization of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but a Biden administration will likely have different goals.
6:20 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Jacob Passy
Homeowners in Republican areas are more likely to be underwater on their mortgageThe average home price in areas represented in Congress by Democrats is nearly double the price of homes in Republican parts of the country, a new study finds.
6:34 a.m. Nov. 2, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘It’s a grim cut off’: Washington abandoned a stimulus deal, so much of America’s temporary financial safety net will expire The help that Americans have been getting with rent, unemployment benefits, student loans, paid leave and more is scheduled to end soonThe help that Americans have been getting with rent, unemployment benefits, student loans, paid leave and more is scheduled to end soon.
8:39 a.m. Oct. 31, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
How reverse mortgages could backfire for many retireesHomes owned for 30 or 40 years can be swiftly foreclosed on if the homeowner falls behind on taxes and insurance payments.
8:16 a.m. Oct. 15, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Should you take a loan from your retirement savings account? These people wish they hadn’tMany Americans who withdrew their retirement savings early have regrets, a new survey found.
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