How HARP Refinancing Works

By Donna Fuscaldo If you’re eligible, the federal HARP program can help you refinance even if your home’s fall off in value is a turnoff to lenders. If falling home values are preventing you from refinancing into a lower-rate mortgage or from an adjustable-rate mortgage to a fixed-rate mortgage, the federal Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) may…

HAFA Short Sale Program Cut-Off Dates Fast Approaching

So how long is the HAFA government subsidized “Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives” program implemented for? The borrower must have submitted either (i) a fully executed HAFA Short Sale Agreement or (ii) a written request (mail, fax or email) for consideration of a short sale on or before December 31, 2013, and the transaction closing date…