Stockton Foreclosure Inventory Expected to Increase!

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Freddie and Fannie’s self imposed moratoriums expire 4/1/09. Foreclosure inventory is expected to increase. We are already seeing new inventory from lenders with moratoriums that expired in March. i have new listings from Indymac but nothing from Countrywide. BofA absorbs Countrywide 4/1 also. New Countrywide REOs are expected soon after.

Expect more high-end Stockton Real Estate Foreclosures

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Jumbo prime mortgages had the highest foreclosure increases in February. I expect this trend to continue as large numbers of Option Arms and Alt A loans reset. Stockton real estate prices will continue downward at the higher-end. I am experiencing an increase in the number of short sales calls I am receiving. HousingWire Article

Your tax dollars at work….Citi continues with headquarter renovations!

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Citi is moving forward with the multi-million dollar face lift of their New York headquarters. When will the insanity stop? Meanwhile I continue to experience nothing but frustration with Citi’s loss mitigation department in my ongoing effort to negotiate Stockton short sales. Yahoo! Finance

FHA First Payment Defaults Skyrocketing!

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FHA first payment default rate are increasing dramatically as FHA becomes the only game in town for buyers with less than perfect credit and minimal downpayments. The same unscrupulous lenders that got is into the sub prime mess are now pushing FHA. /t compound the losses FHA has recently increased their lending limites and The […]

Watch out California….here comes the foreclosure wave!

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February volume of Notice of Defaults, auction sales and negative equity at time of foreclosure SURGED over 20% . No surprise. Will only get worse as the lender and servicer moratoriums are lifted. We expect the number of Stockton short sales and Stockton foreclosures to increase dramatically over the next few months. HousingWire article