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- HFAs put higher ceilings, new programs atop 2000 agenda. McEntee, Christopher // Bond Buyer;12/16/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30789, p26
Reports that Kentucky and Mississippi state housing officials are seeking to lift state-imposed debt ceilings. Efforts of the Mississippi Home Corp. to increase a state-imposed debt limit; Lobbying efforts.
- Housing agency plans Hillyard upgrades. McLean, Mike // Journal of Business (10756124);11/4/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 23, pA9
The article reports on the expectation of Spokane Housing Authority to save hundreds of thousands of dollars through a 4.9 million dollars loan to refinance higher-interest debt and to pay for 900,000 dollars in upgrades of two Hillyard-area apartment complexes in Washington.
- Nonprofit behind on Missouri Projects. Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;05/18/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30643, p4
Reports that the National Foundation for Retirement and Housing Preservation has missed its last two debt-service payments on the bonds it issued for projects in Springfield, Missouri. Amount of the debt; Refinancing plans being formulated.
- Penang prides itself on low debts. // Malay Mail;10/18/2012, p3
The article reports that Penang, Malaysia has the lowest arrears in the country with only 2.59 million Malaysian Ringgit borrowed from the government for housing by the previous administration.
- Make smart transition from renting to owning. // North County Journal;6/29/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 26, pD4
The article offers tips in purchasing a house, including reducing one's debt load, checking up on one's credit, and making the biggest down payment possible.
- Connecticut Rails at Conning Report Putting State Last. BURTON, PAUL // Bond Buyer;11/20/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33816, p3
The article presents information on a report by asset manager Conning, that placed Connecticut at the last place among the 50 states in credit quality, and the report cited a high debt and expenditure burden, low employment growth, and declining housing prices.
- FHA Changing Pricing. // Origination News;Jun2008, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p20
The article reports on the house pricing modification by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) for refinancing its subprime borrowers into more affordable insured loans and attract more prospective lenders in the U.S.
- ME bank leads the way in rate reduction. // Queensland Nurse;Oct2012, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on the rate reduction on standard variable mortgage by 20 basis points by ME Bank; the rate cut offers members of industry super funds and unions one of the most competitive rates compared to the nearest major bank
- Local leaders admit defeat on housing debt. Merrick, Neil // Public Finance;1/29/2010, p9
The article reports that Gary Porter, chair of the environment board of the Local Government Association, has appealed local leaders to release 16 billion pounds of council debt as part of the reformation of the housing finance system in Great Britain.