For 34 years, Robert Thompson Jr. had been a business and labor lawyer — as was his father before him — defending corporations and financial institutions and even serving on several banks’ boards of directors.
With a couple of simple fixes from Congress, billions of dollars could be put into the economy by allowing middle class families to refinance their mortgages and by keeping student loans at market rates. Maybe […]
According to the AJC.com, More than half of homeowners with a mortgage in metro Atlanta owe more than the house is worth, a new report says. Their negative equity will slow a real estate recovery […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WAOK)-President Obama’s announcement today of a new plan to help homeowners who are not late paying their mortagages won praise from U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Johnny Isakson (R-GA) today. The president […]
Today, GOP lawmakers plan to introduce eight bills that each take a small step toward pushing the mortgage giants Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae out of business. The bite-sized approach to ease the government out […]
In Atlanta through Tuesday at the Georgia World Congress Center