TITLE

Easier refinancing

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Rita; Newman, Richard J.
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/6/93, Vol. 115 Issue 22, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that owners shut out of the refinancing boom because of low home equity can now get a break. Broadening of policies by the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. (Freddie Mac); How homeowners can qualify.
ACCESSION #
9312017510

 

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