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Articles on HUD

3 tips for buyers during a home inspection

November 08, 2017

One of the most stressful parts of buying a home is the home inspection. Getting the most value from a home inspection is crucial, especially since any missed item can cause a significant amount of trouble a few years or decades down the road. With that in mind, let’s take a look at a few tips on how ...

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Avoiding Foreclosure

November 03, 2017

There are a number of programs to assist homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure and otherwise struggling with their monthly mortgage payments. The majority of these programs are administered through the U.S. Treasury Department and HUD. This page provides a summary of these various programs. Please continue reading in order to determine which program can best assist ...

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e-Signature Coming to a HUD Sales Contract Near You!

April 27, 2017

Effective May 1, 2017, HUD is allowing e-signatures as a method of sales contract execution.It's here!  e-Signature, it's here!  We understand for most real estate professionals you've probably been using an e-signature tool for years and this doesn't really sound all that exciting, but for those of us in the HUD-owned world, ...

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Region 6A HUD Asset Management Operations to Transition to KMM

April 24, 2017

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTTENNESSEE, ALABAMA & MISSISSIPPI - REGION 6ATo all HUD Registered Brokers/Agents and FHA Roster Appraisers -The 3.7 Asset Management of HUD-owned homes located in Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi (6A Region) will be aligned to K.M. Minemier & Associates (KMM) transition beginning June 1, 2017.   To prepare for the upcoming alignment, KMM will be issuing ...

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Name That Tune!

April 17, 2017

The title of this blog post probably gives away my age...okay, definitely gives away my age. But some of you may remember the game show Name That Tune!, where contestants, competed to "name that tune" in as few notes as possible.If we were to play a version of that game today, how many words would it ...

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What is a HUD Home?

December 16, 2016

What is a "HUD Home" or a HUD Foreclosure?HUD homes or HUD foreclosures are homes that were purchased with a FHA loan. When a buyer obtains a FHA loan, the federal government insures the loan. If the buyer defaults on the loan (stops making mortgage payments) the department of Housing and Urban Development pays off the loan ...

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50% off sale of HUD-owned Properties! Ask us how!

September 27, 2016

If you are a full time law enforcement officer, teacher, fire fighter and emergency medical technician (EMT) this is the program for you! You have the opportunity to contribute to community revitalization through HUD’s Good Neighbor Next Door Sales program.The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has created a generous incentive for home buyers ...

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HUD FHA REO Rule Changes - EFFECTIVE 09/12

September 14, 2016

HUD Issues Final Rule Adjusting Standards for Sales of FHA REOs, Aiming to Obtain Higher Sale PricesThe Department of Housing and Urban Development issued a final rule on Thursday regarding sales of real estate owned single-family properties that had FHA insurance. HUD said the final rule will create efficiencies in property disposition and help HUD obtain the greatest value ...

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