Credit Bureaus (Not Banks) To Blame For Solicitations

Ever apply for a home loan then suddenly you’re inundated with new solicitations for credit? Don’t be too quick to blame the mortgage lender who ran your credit. It’s most likely not them. It’s the credit bureaus themselves—Equifax, Transunion, and Experian. Once an inquiry is made to them, they sell the data. Conversely, your data

Another Mortgage Closure, Housing Starts Dismal

GM wants $17 billion more. One trader from Cantor Fitz mentioned that, “GM seems like a pension plan that occasionally makes a car somebody occasionally buys.” Citi Loan Changes First things first. Yesterday I mentioned that “CitiMortgage now requires the following minimum FICO scores on all FHA and VA loans, including FHA Streamline and VA