Well, that was easy!

From the wire:

Countrywide Financial Corp., the nation’s largest mortgage lender, is offering to refinance up to $16 billion of adjustable-rate mortgages.

The lender announced the program today as pressure mounts from legislative and consumer groups to clean up lending practices.

Countrywide said it would reach out to borrowers who are current on their loans but are facing an imminent rate reset to discuss options. Countrywide said it would refinance about $10 billion in loans and modify another $4 billion. It also plans to contact borrowers of some $2.2 billion who are late on their loans and are having trouble paying because of a recent rate reset.

“Unprecedented times call for unprecedented remedies,” Chief Operating Officer David Sambol said in a statement. “We are determined to assist borrowers who have the willingness and wherewithal to remain in their homes, but need a little help.”

Countrywide to Refinance $16 Billion in ARMs – By Jonathan Stempel, Reuters, by way of Realtor.org

Back to Boston condos for sale homepage

Contact me to find out more about Boston condos for sale or to set up an appointment call/text 617-595-3712.

Boston condos

Boston condos for sale

SEARCH FOR CONDOS FOR SALE AND RENTALS

For more information please contact one of our on-call agents at 617-595-3712.

Updated: 1st Q 2018

Author Profile

John Ford
John Ford
EXPERIENCE

Over the course of 20 years in the Boston downtown real estate market, John represented and sold numerous, condominiums, investment and development properties in Greater Boston and in the surrounding suburbs



In addition to representing Boston condo buyers and sellers, John is currently one of the most recognized Boston condo blog writers regarding Boston condominiums and residential real estate markets. John's insights and observations about the Boston condo market have been seen in a wide variety of the most established local & national media outlets including; Banker and Tradesman, Boston Magazine The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and NewsWeek and Fortune magazine, among others.



HISTORY

For over 24 years, John Ford, of Ford Realty Inc., has been actively involved in the real estate industry. He started his career in commercial real estate with a national firm Spaulding & Slye and quickly realized that he had a passion for residential properties. In 1999, John entered the residential real estate market, and in 2000 John Started his own firm Ford Realty Inc. As a broker, his clients have come to love his fun, vivacious, and friendly attitude. He prides himself on bringing honesty and integrity to the entire home buying and selling process. In addition to helping buyers and sellers, he also works with rental clients. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new Boston condo or rent an apartment, you’ll quickly learn why John has a 97% closing rate.

AREAS COVERED

Back Bay

Beacon Hill

Charles River Park

Downtown/Midtown

North End

South End

Seaport District

South Boston

Waterfront

Brookline

Surrounding Communities of Boston
Contact
John Ford and his staff can be reached at 617-595-3712 or 617-720-5454. Please feel free to stop by John's Boston Beacon Hill office located at 137 Charles Street.




John Ford
Ford Realty Inc
137 Charles Street
Boston, Ma 02114

Comments

comments

Call Now