Senator unveils plan to refi 8 million underwater borrowers

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With the collapse of the housing boom, nearly 8.8 million homeowners, or 10.3 percent of the total, are underwater. borrowers. And policy makers are listening to proposals from industry and.

 · But the agency added that extending HARP through Sept. 30, 2017 will provide a “bridge” for high LTV borrowers to seek a refinancing option before the new program is fully implemented. The HARP program has allowed 3.4 million borrowers to refinance their loans, taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and reducing their monthly payments.

REAL HARP Refinance! The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) was developed for conventional Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac mortgages that have negative equity, or are underwater. The REAL HARP program does not have a maximum loan to value (LTV), and was developed to refinance Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conventional mortgages no matter how.

1 in 5 mortgages drowning (Lowering the interest rate on a $300,000 mortgage from 5 percent to 4 percent would reduce monthly payments by about $175.) As mortgage data provider CoreLogic reports, these "underwater.

Seeking to stem foreclosures, the administration unveils proposals aimed at cutting principal on loans in default and refinancing ‘underwater’ borrowers, who owe more than their homes are worth. The obama administration unveiled new measures Friday aimed

The refinancing plan is the latest in a string of. help 8 to 9 million homeowners who hold. down mortgage balances of deeply underwater loans — those whose borrowers owe more than 140% of.

 · Obama unveils new actions to help "underwater" homeowners. if 800,000 borrowers are able to refinance, com’ Corbett B. Daly that the plan would mostly help borrowers who owe less than their.

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Oregon Senator Proposes Refi Plan Funded with Bond Sales 07/25/2012BY: KRISTA FRANKS BROCK About 25 percent of homeowners are underwater, according to the latest data from CoreLogic, released earlier this month. That’s about 12.1 million homeowners who owe more on their mortgage loan than their home is now worth.

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