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Mortgage

A mortgage loan is a loan secured by real property through the use of a mortgage note which evidences the existence of the loan and the encumbrance of that realty through the granting of a mortgage which secures the loan. However, the word mortgage alone, in everyday usage, is most often used to mean mortgage loan.

Headlines Around the Web

Cameron says Help to Buy on track

Jan 02 - Financial Times

Deutsche Bank agrees to pay $1.9bn

Dec 21 - Financial Times

Deutsche Bank in $1.9bn US mortgage deal

Dec 21 - Financial Times

New Jersey sues Credit Suisse

Dec 19 - Financial Times

Articles About Mortgage

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key Speaks At A Luncheon In Sydney
New Zealand Election Campaigns Bank On Economic Gains

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand's strong economic performance in the past years has been used to the advantage of National's John Key as he seeks another term in office. While National proposes tax cuts, Labour wants to impose more taxes on the wealthy. (Sep 12)

MORE TOPICS: GDP, INVESTMENT

Mortgage
New Crowdfunding Firm Focuses on Alternative Mortgage Financing

By IBTimes AU

A newly launched crowdfunding platform will be focusing on raising funds for non-bank lenders that provide short-term commercial property loans to small individuals and businesses looking at real estate investing, a report on Bloomberg said. (Sep 11)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, LAWYER, COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE, LOS ANGELES

Real estate construction project
Real Estate Investing Is ‘All Local,’ Says Canadian Portfolio Manager

By IBTimes AU

When investing in real estate, it is easy to dismiss some portfolio as high-risk based on the category of property or investment vehicle they belong to, and the market forces that are expected to impact them in the near future. (Sep 10)

MORE TOPICS: INVESTMENT

A woman stands behind a digital Bitcoin wallet during the Inside Bitcoins: The Future of Virtual Currency Conference in New York April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Growing Number of Canadian Workers Opt to Receive Bitcoin Salaries

By IBTimes AU

A payroll firm from Canada's Ontario Province has found that Canadians are now preferring to receive their salaries in Bitcoin rather than the traditional Canadian cash dollars. More surprisingly, many other workers are requesting about the payment option. (Sep 02)

Housing
Canada Housing Affordability Improves: Toronto, Vancouver Properties Most Pricey

By IBTimes AU

Positive sentiments in the housing sector will benefit the incumbent party as Canada goes to polls next year (Aug 29)

Real estate
Analyst: Slowdown in Home Prices is Good, the Final Stage to Economic Recovery

By IBTimes AU

Despite naysayers crying the stunted recovery of the U.S. real estate market due to a slowdown in home price increase, one expert notes that the slowdown is actually good for the economy. (Aug 29)

MORE TOPICS: DOW JONES, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES

Housing
U.S. Housing Starts Data in July Turns Around Lackluster Real Estate Growth

By IBTimes AU

U.S housing starts rose sharply in July, indicating what appears to be a stunted recovery for the local housing market is now "back on track," according to a report on CNBC on Wednesday. (Aug 22)

MORE TOPICS: STUDENT LOAN, FLORIDA

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (L) goes up to shoot over San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili during the first quarter in Game 1 of their NBA Finals basketball series in San Antonio, Texas June 5, 2014.
Dwyane Wade Faces Foreclosure on His Chicago Property

By IBTimes AU

Dwyane Wade is reportedly facing foreclosure on his Chicago property. (Aug 20)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, COURT, LAWYER, SETTLEMENT

New York City
New York Property Bubble Close to Bursting, Says Portfolio Manager

By IBTimes AU

A U.S. portfolio manager claimed New York's property bubble could pop due to a rise in demand, a great deal of foreign transactions (led by the Chinese), and a loophole in the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA), which imposes t... (Aug 08)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, NEW YORK, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT, LONDON

UBS
Swiss Home Prices Approaching 1989 Bubble Levels, Warn Swiss Banks

By IBTimes AU

Risks of an impending housing bubble are threatening Switzerland's real estate market following mortgage and property price jumps during the second quarter that surpassed economic growth, Bloomberg said in a report. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: UBS AG