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California foreclosures set to surge Last we heard, foreclosures were waaaaaay down in Los Angeles, so what gives with this new information that foreclosures in Southern California are at a two-year high? The same data, from.

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The Real Consequences of Bank Mortgage Lending Standards. Cindy M. Vojtech. a, Benjamin S. Kay. b, and John C. Driscoll. a; a. Federal Reserve Board Treasury, O ce of Financial Research. b. May 11, 2016. Abstract. Bank loan underwriting standards are key determinants of credit availability. To

Attention is on first-time buyers The. overcorrected after lending too freely in the two or three years preceding the financial crisis of 2008. There is evidence that lenders agree. Gradually, they.

Banks have come under fire for their tight lending standards adopted in the wake of the crisis, but the Fed reported that some banks are beginning to lighten up.

For the first time in his career as an attorney. members of the Economic Club of New York that a rise in corporate debt levels and deteriorated lending standards were on the Fed’s radar. The.

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The Federal Reserve says banks have eased their lending standards for small businesses for the first time in nearly four years. In its new survey of bank lending practices, the Fed found that the.

NEW YORK (TheStreet) – JPMorgan Chase (JPM – Get Report) is lowering its credit standards for high-value. interest rates are lower than what buyers were able to get on their original loans– and.

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Ever since the crisis in the housing market, and subsequent tightening of lending standards and regulations, all you seem to hear is how hard it is to acquire a mortgage loan, and how banks are unwilling to lend. While it remains nearly impossible for somebody with poor credit to get a mortgage, for.

Lenders Loosen Mortgage Standards, as Demand Falls. and more favorable guidelines for GSE loans have helped to bring about more easing of underwriting standards for those loans.. last year and has reached a new high in the survey data going back to 2014. Easing lending standards under.