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Kendall Baer is a Baylor University graduate with a degree in news editorial journalism and a minor in marketing. She is fluent in both English and Italian, and studied abroad in Florence, Italy. Apart from her work as a journalist, she has also managed professional associations such as Association of Corporate Counsel, Commercial Real Estate Women, American Immigration Lawyers Association, and Project Management Institute for Association Management Consultants in Houston, TX. Born and raised in Texas, Kendall now works as the online editor for DS News.

The New “Underwater” Home

Is it possible that what we know as underwater homes could completely change to something just as problematic for the housing market in the next century?

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Creativity Counts: New Approaches Help Religious Borrowers

What happens when religious practices forbid some potential homeowners from traditionally entering the housing market and keep their properties? Some lenders are taking creative approaches to help these homeowners access the market without compromising their practices.

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Could Housing Counseling Use an Upgrade?

Housing counseling as a resource to reduce the need for loan modification and foreclosures has been shown to be very beneficial since the housing crisis, but is there still more housing counseling can do to further impact homeowners?

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Historical Performance Data Finally Released

Fannie Mae releases historical performance data that provides the market with the ability to analyze the performance of approximately 700,000 loans in Fannie Mae’s book of business that were modified due to delinquency.

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