May 2011
Mortgage Servicing News;May2011, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p33
The article offers news briefs related to the mortgage services industry in the U.S. The House Financial Services committee has approved a bill to prevent President Barack Obama's signature foreclosure prevention program. Freddie Mac has added Atlas REO Services and Green River Capital to outsource its real estate real estate owned (REO) property disposition. Indisoft LLC is planning to begin selling its software to federal agencies under the terms of the Government Services Administration.


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