Survey Finds Short Sales Outnumber REO in January Purchases

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A survey shows that 87 percent of homebuilders expect to lose money due to the new FHA guidelines. According to Campbell Surveys, short sales accounted for 15.9% of home purchases in january. janet yellen predicts that the U.S. economy will perform below potential throughout this year and the next.

The survey – sponsored by BiggerPockets.com, the nation’s leading social Web site for real estate investors, and Memphis Invest, one of the largest providers of single-family rentals – shows that 65 percent of investors plan to buy a lot more homes during the next 12 months.

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Iowa AG: Banks may face criminal liability after robo-signing settlement Iowa Says State AG Accord Won’t Release Banks From Liability The 50-state attorney general group investigating mortgage foreclosure practices won’t release banks from all civil, or any criminal, liability in a settlement, iowa attorney general tom Miller said.Short sales and foreclosures equally degrade FICO scores Expect the short sale to impact your credit score. While many individual lenders might regard a short sale as superior to a foreclosure, they have an equal effect on your FICO score-and that’s according to the company that invented FICO scores, Fair isaac. bad debts fall off your credit report after 7 years and bankruptcies after 10 years.

Short sales accounted for 15.9% of home purchases in January, surpassing the share of other distressed property activity, when real estate owned (REO) properties are measured separately, according to a monthly Campbell/Inside mortgage finance (imf) survey of more than 1,500 real estate agents, conducted by Campbell Surveys.

 · The investment bank’s survey showed that a short sale generated a higher recovery than an REO sale. For “prime” short sales, GMAC was the fastest, followed by CitiMortgage (7.5 months) and Wells (8 months). DB’s study showed that BofA was the slowest with a 13 month short sale timeline.

Find out why Short Sale Homes are the new deals Foreclosure petitions and deeds dropped in every county in the state. The agency says, though, that it’s likely the reduction is caused by lenders slowing their processes rather than improved.

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