The Real Deal Miami

Ocwen to get federal funds, mortgage applications up … and more

April 22, 2009 11:23PM

1. Mortgage servicer Ocwen to get federal funds [Palm Beach Post]
2. Miami Beach holding foreclosure workshop today [Sun-Sentinel]
3. Port of Miami tunnel contractor must decide whether to continue with project [Miami Today]
4. State says Osceola County plan could create sprawl [SFBJ]
5. Refinancings push up number of mortgage applications [SFBJ]
6. Morgan Stanley’s first-quarter losses real estate-related [GlobeSt]
7. Government tips on how to avoid foreclosure [BusinessWeek]
8. Being 88 yards from a foreclosure cuts 1 percent off home’s value [BusinessWeek]
9. General Growth’s collapse awakens fears of commercial real estate decline [NYT]
10. Filene’s basement finds a buyer [Crain’s]
11. America’s most foreclosure-ridden towns [Forbes]
12. Housing prices may be done falling [Seeking Alpha]
13. Foreclosures prevent full housing recovery [Seeking Alpha]
14. Buying real estate amid foreclosures and falling prices [Seeking Alpha]
15. U.S. infrastructure troubles hurt developers [National Real Estate Investor]
16. Builder sentiment improves [Realty Times]