TITLE

FHFA, GSEs Move to Expedite Short Sales

PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
Pratt's Letter;8/27/2012, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the issuance of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac mortgage servicer guidelines by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). It notes that the guidelines aims to align and consolidate existing short sales programs into one standard short sale program to ease borrowers' use of short sales. It adds that the guidelines will also enables homeowners with a Fannie or Freddie mortgage to sell their home in a short sale.
ACCESSION #
79558341

 

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