What’s Behind Rising FHA Defaults?

Note from The Tim: Jillayne Schlicke has been a valued member of the Seattle Bubble community for quite some time, and I’m happy to welcome her as a guest poster. Jillayne has many years experience in the lending industry and offers some great insights. She currently provides continuing education for real estate professionals through her […]

Morning News Links: Boeing Profit, Prime Defaults

Here’s a brief roundup of some of this morning’s housing and economic news: Seattle P-I: Boeing profit falls 50 percent on production cuts (AP coverage) Bloomberg: Fannie, Freddie Defaults Rise as Borrowers Cite Lower Income Associated Press: Freddie Mac official found dead in apparent suicide Bloomberg: U.S. Apartment Rents, Occupancies Fall Amid Rise in Job […]