Tag Archives: HUD

Best Wedding Gift Ever: A House Via the FHA Bridal Registry

Fantastic article written and reported by Tara-Nicholle Nelson on TimeMoneyland Little-known HUD program allows couples, graduates and expectant parents to amass cash gifts from friends and family into a down payment on an FHA mortgage. When I told my father … Continue reading

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Shutdown could roil housing market

Concerns about a government shutdown are also causing worry about a how a prolonged budget impasse could affect the nation’s fragile and still-recovering housing market. In the event of a shutdown, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Federal … Continue reading

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Maryland Broker Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Lenders of More Than $1.4 Million

1/10/11 Article from NationalMortgageProfessional.com Douglas Skibicki of Bethesda, Md. has pled guilty to two counts of mail fraud in connection with a mortgage fraud scheme in which he defrauded lenders, family and others. The guilty plea was announced by United States … Continue reading

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