The Real Deal Miami

Trade groups push Congress to extend loan limits at Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac … and more

October 28, 2009 09:57AM

1. Couple charged with stealing $600,000 through mortgage fraud [Mortgage Fraud Blog]
2. Trade groups push Congress to extend loan limits at Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac [The Truth about Mortgage]
3. Commercial real estate valuations coincide with number of office jobs [Narrow Tranche]
4. Buying a home still possible after foreclosure, personal finance expert says [Miami Herald]
5. Brief summary of the first-time homebuyer tax credit set to expire Nov. 30 [Realty Times]
6. Positive outlook for housing sector diminished by foreclosures [Property Wire]
7. Mortgage fraud risk shoots up 11 percent between second- and third-quarter 2009 [Housing Wire]

8. Salesman charges focus on construction bids [Miami Herald]

9. Mortgage rates still falling [Zillow]

10. Inside the wedding of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner [Post]

11. Miami man convicted in mortgage fraud, marijuana grow house scheme [Mortgage Fraud Blog]
12. $200M in stimulus funding will help Floridians decrease electric usage through “smart” power grids [Miami Herald]