HAMP

2014 – 2015 HAMP Mortgage Modification Program Extension

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The Obama administration, via the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has directed government sponsored entities Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to extend the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) through year-end 2015. The HAMP program allows struggling homeowners to refinance to a lower rate and stay in their homes. he HAMP program was scheduled to expire […]

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Alternative Home Loan Modifications Outpacing Government HAMP Mortgage Relief Program in Helping Homeowners

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In a sign that private enterprise is still much more efficient than government run programs, USA today published a story confirming that private servicers’ alternative home loan modifications are outpacing government sponsored HAMP mortgage modifications. Despite the attention given to the federal government’s $50 billion Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), which was designed to lower […]

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