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U.S. abandons case against AIG – CNN Money – – default swaps on mortgage securities. The value of those securities plummeted when the bottom fell out of the housing market in the summer of 2007. 0:00 /3:32Hank Greenberg on AIG’s future At the same time, Cassano said publicly that the company’s losses

Coulee Bank, La Crosse, Wisconsin, Assumes All of the Deposits of Pinehurst Bank, St. Paul, Minnesota
FDIC – – May 21, 2010 Media Contact: David Barr Office Phone: (202) 898-6992 Cell Phone: (703) 622-4790 Email: Pinehurst Bank, St. Paul, Minnesota, was closed today by the Minnesota Department of Commerce, which appointed the 

Market News

Real Estate Weekly: Most wouldn’t walk away from mortgage: survey – MarketWatch – – Forty-one percent of homeowners with a mortgage would consider walking away from their home if the loan were to go underwater, meaning they’d owe more than

April existing home sales jump 7.6% before tax breaks run out – USA Today – – Existing home sales leaped more than expected in April as buyers rushed to take advantage of a homebuyer tax credit before it expired at the end of the month. HOME PRICES 

Buyers’ attitudes about foreclosures changing – Las Vegas Review Journal – – no matter what, Trulia co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Pete Flint said Thursday. For every borrower who avoided foreclosure through the $75 billion Home Affordable Mortgage Program, 10 otherfamilies lost their homes, he said. ‘It now seems clear 

Technology News

Try these 7 features of Google Maps – USA Today – – Google Maps has become the go-to site for maps and driving directions. And, thanks to satellite and street-level photos, you can explore the world. But, these aren’t the only tricks

Other News

Staging With This Year’s Hot Hue – REALTOR Magazine – – Turquoise can instantly add a pop of color to any space, and the versatile color which is often associated with forms of escape, such as a tropical paradise often elicits pleasant and inviting feelings as you step into a room. That’s

New rule says banks must prove ownership before foreclosing – Miami Herald – – Foreclosure filings have backed off this year compared to 2009, but it may not be a brightening economy causing the decline.A new Florida Supreme Court rule requires lenders to verify