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NY Attorney General Sues First American and its Subsidiary for Conspiring with Washington Mutual...

Washington Mutual (WaMu) Demanded Appraisers Who Inflated Property Values NEW YORK, NY (November 1, 2007) – Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that he...

Amicos Plead Guilty in Connection With $60 Million Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy Case

ROCHESTER, N.Y., OCTOBER 4, 2007-- Robert J. Amico, age 45, and brother Richard N. Amico, age 36, pled guilty yesterday to charges in connection...

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Fall Sharply on Housing and Economic Worries

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mortgage rates dropped notably this week, with the average conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate now 6.31 percent. According...

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services Reviews Ratings on Certain U.S. Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities Issued...

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Standard & Poor's Ratings Services announced today that it had downgraded 1713 classes of U.S. residential mortgage-backed securities...

S&P Enhances Its Review of Data Quality Practices for U.S. Residential Mortgage Originations

NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Among the many factors contributing to the poor performance of recent vintages of U.S. residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS),...

Cedar Shopping Centers Completes Purchase of Six Centers and Two Parcels in the Northeast

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cedar Shopping Centers, Inc. (NYSE: CDR), today announced that it has completed closings on the previously reported...

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Move Lower

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fixed mortgage rates declined, with the average conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate falling to 6.42 percent. According to...

The Markets May Be Rollercoastering, But Recruitment Accelerates at a Steady Clip

Turmoil may be causing ulcers for investors, but top recruiters WhiteRock Group see increased opportunity for job-seekers and hiring firms. NEW YORK, September 24, 2007...

Affordable Housing Projects Receive $45 Million In State Financing

NEW YORK, N.Y, September 21, 2007 -- Governor Eliot Spitzer today announced more than $45 million in financing for affordable housing projects in New York City,...

NEWSWEEK: Interview: Alan Greenspan Former Federal Reserve Chairman

'This was an Accident Waiting to Happen': Responding to Critics Charging the Fed for the Housing Bubble and Subprime Mortgage Mess NEW YORK, Sept. 16...

$325 Million Ameriquest National Settlement Provides $22 Million for New York

Consumers must mail form no later than Sept. 10, 2007.  New York, NY (July 12, 2007) - Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo and State Banking Superintendent...

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SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND ANNOUNCE $125,000 IN FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CNY FAIR HOUSING,...

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced $125,000 in federal funding for CNY Fair Housing, Inc. in Syracuse. The funds were provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) Education and Outreach Initiative grants