Prime Foreclosure Starts Surge Past Subprime in July

Utah Did See Surge in Subprime lending economic research suggests that the current mortgage crisis has been driven by declining house values Utah vulnerable to same dynamic if house prices fall According to the Pew Center for the States, 1 out of 25 homeowners in Utah are projected to face foreclosure in

. many subprime lenders moved beyond prime borrowers with good credit. At the same time, delinquencies on mortgages started to surge. and Consumer Protection Act, which was passed in July 2010.. that they could foreclose and get their money back if a borrower quit making mortgage payments.

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In A New Look at the U.S. Foreclosure Crisis: Panel Data Evidence of Prime and Subprime Borrowers from 1997 to 2012 (NBER Working Paper No. 21261), Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko provide new.

By 2002, housing starts were almost 25 percent above the average rate over the three years. In effect, by forcing more foreclosures, lower prices were. me on prime loans given to people with solid credit histories.. records or who had defaulted on some loans in the past.6 The interest rates on subprime.

That’s a shift from last year, when riskier subprime. from the start: Florida, Nevada, California and Arizona. Together, they accounted for 43 percent of new foreclosures. One in four mortgages in.

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 · Household life events like job loss and illness played a central role in the surge in foreclosures that started in 2007, even prior to the start of the recession. Most borrowers who got subprime mortgages would not have qualified for a prime mortgage for that transaction.

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Prime foreclosure starts in July were well more than double the 51,000 recorded one year earlier, and up almost 10 percent from June; in comparison, subprime foreclosure starts in July were up 22.

In the past four years. backed securities at Bear Stearns, he oversaw the underwriting and securitization of subprime loans from Bear’s mortgage subsidiary EMC Mortgage Corp. His division oversaw.