Tag: mortgage crisis

Q: Did Extending More Credit to Subprime Borrowers Cause the Foreclosure...

There are people who believe that the foreclosure crisis occurred because too many unqualified borrowers became homeowners. What actually happened was ...

How to Prevent the Next Mortgage Crisis

Yes, we need to finally achieve certainty in our housing finance system. But not the way most people are suggesting.

Going Upstream, Bulk Note Purchase Programs Look to Keep Families in...

The latest issue of Shelterforce examines a handful of short sale and bulk note purchase programs—Second Opportunity of Arizona, the Mortgage Resolution Fund, Oregon's Loan...