Say Goodbye to Fannie and Freddie

Day: August 12, 2010

Say Goodbye to Fannie and Freddie

Say Goodbye to Fannie and Freddie

In light of the Obama administration’s conference concerning what to do with Fannie and Freddie, William Poole, a senior fellow with the Cato Institute, offers his recommendation… shut ‘em down. Read the full Op-Ed in The New York Times

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Fannie and Freddie’s Foreclosure Barons

Fannie and Freddie’s Foreclosure Barons

How the federal housing agencies –– and some of the biggest bailed-out banks –– are helping shady lawyers make millions by pushing families out of their homes. Read the full article in Mother Jones

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Tracy, Ca pair charged in $4.5 m real estate scam

Tracy, Ca pair charged in $4.5 m real estate scam

Authorities have capped a three-year investigation into the defunct Ward Real Estate Brokerage & Foreclosure Services Inc. in Tracy, arresting its chief executive and another woman on charges they stole $4.5 million through a house-flipping scheme promising big returns. Read the full article from The Contra Costa Times

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