Treasury hopes new rules send short sales to the rescue of underwater mortgages Original posted in the Washington Post by Tracey L. Longo: With new treasury department rules designed to expedite short sales set to take effect April 5, relief can’t come soon enough for some area buyers, sellers and real estate agents who have waded through a.
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But U.S. Treasury and bank regulatory officials say foreclosures are still greatly outpacing the alternative of short sales or DILs, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure. For every short sale or DIL as of the first half of 2009, there were 23 foreclosures, according to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
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March 16, 2010, Charlotte, NC – On April 5th, new rules from the U.S. Treasury Department governing residential real estate short sales are set to take effect. The new rules, part of the Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives Program, will apply to the sale of homes that have declined in value below the mortgage balance.
"What Treasury did is put in a protocol. so they have a preapproved short sale," said Ron Bergum, the chief executive of Prospect Mortgage LLC in Sherman Oaks, Calif. "What this does is it makes the transaction mainstream, because there’s a protocol in place that the government has outlined."
The Treasury Department is offering incentives on short sales by providing a $2,500 subsidy, $1,000 to the servicer and $1,500 to the seller for moving expenses. In addition, investors can get $1,000 by allowing subordinate lenders to get $3,000 in proceeds from the sale.
Industry groups representing appraisers say the Obama administration’s short-sale incentive program lacks safeguards to prevent mortgage fraud, including so-called "property flopping.
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That asset quality is apparently strong enough for ratings agencies to overlook the massive gearing embedded in the model: nearly 13x EBITDA based on 2019 expectations (dependent on asset sale trends.
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