Lawmakers propose PATH Act to create housing sustainability

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Number of Americans in foreclosure plummets: LPS Freddie Mac estimates home sales to fall another 23% in 3Q Freddie Mac estimates home sales to fall another 23% in 3Q Below are a few of today’s housing industry headlines: freddie Mac expects 4 million new and existing home sales in the third quarter, a possible 20.7% decline from last year and 23% drop from the previous quarter.servicers, has conducted an examination of the residential real estate mortgage foreclosure processes of Bank of America, N.A., Charlotte, NC ("Bank"). The OCC has identified certain deficiencies and unsafe or unsound practices in residential mortgage servicing and in the Bank’s initiation and handling of foreclosure proceedings.

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Existing-home sales continue to slip NAR: Northeast Existing-Home Sales Slip 8.3% in July – Real. – In the Midwest, existing-home sales declined 1.6% to an annual rate of 1.25 million in July, and are 0.8% below a year ago. The median price in the Midwest was $210,500, up 2.5% from a year ago. Existing-home sales in the South decreased 0.4% to an annual rate of 2.24 million in July, and were 0.4% lower than a year ago.

3:57 p.m. | Updated After nearly a year spent trying to craft a tripartisan (Kerry-Graham-Lieberman) bill aiming to cut America’s contribution to the global greenhouse and reliance on fossil fuels, the remaining bill authors, John Kerry and Joseph Lieberman, have rolled out the "American Power Act" today.

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Why Do Where's My Refund Bars Disappear? "A Legislative Proposal to Protect American Taxpayers and Homeowners by Creating a Sustainable Housing Finance System" Before the Financial Services Committee. (such as that proposed in the PATH Act) could still.

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