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Linkage: Good Luck Getting 4% Mortgage

Today’s must-read Originations links. I’ll comment more tomorrow on the CNNMoney piece. Mainstream media just can’t get it right: they’re either parroting expired Freddie rates Thursdays through Sundays, or they’re going alarmist with rate comments they don’t understand.

-Europe Bailout Fund Will Have $6 Zillion Dollars – #sarcasm (iBankCoin)
-Can Govt Get Loan Modifications Right This Time? (MortgageReports)
-When Will The Bond Bears Be Right? (BiancoResearch)
-4% Mortgage: Good Luck Getting One (CNNMoney)
-Credit Scores To Get More Personal (RISmedia)
-GOP Candidates Duck Housing Debate (WSJ)