Senator unveils plan to refi 8 million underwater borrowers

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Obama holds news conference, unveils housing plan.. fha borrowers who want to refinance now must pay a fee of 1.15 percent of their balance every year.. about 11 million, are underwater on.

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But one aspect of the bill in particular caught us by surprise: senator warren would charge borrowers a hidden fee to help "pay for" the plan. Borrowers who refinance will be charged a fee up to 0.5 percent of their loan balances. Keeping with common practice for federal student loans, the fee won’t be due at origination.

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GSE borrowers who have LTVs (loan to value ratios) greater than 80 refinance into another GSE mortgage. At the outset, the program was referred to by the industry as HARP 1.0, and included borrowers with LTV ratios of 80-125 who took out loans prior to June 1, 2009. It was initially hoped that this program would help 4-5 million borrowers.

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Senator unveils plan to refi 8 million underwater borrowers – Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., submitted a new plan Tuesday for the government to buy up to 8 million underwater mortgages and refinance them into lower rates.There. Senator unveils plan to refi 8.

As a refresher The Rebuilding American Homeownership Pilot Program (RAHPP) is a plan proposed by Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley that would allow underwater homeowners additional refinance opportunities even if their mortgage is not owned by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac.

The government’s new plan to let more underwater homeowners refinance their mortgage is a good deal for homeowners who qualify, but for every dollar they save in monthly payments, someone will.

But Senator Jeff Merkley is out with a plan that should have been adopted years ago.. this again goes after the 8 million or so underwater homes that are current, where borrowers are making the.