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Senator Proposes Legislation to Help Underwater Borrowers Avoid Foreclosure

Menendez's bill seeks to help both homeowners and lenders. In exchange for reducing the amount of principal owed, banks would be entitled to a portion of any future increase in value the home might experience. This gives the underwater homeowners relief on their mortgages while banks take a short-term reduction in exchange for a long-term gain pending the housing market recovery.

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Black Knight: 1 in 10 Borrowers Underwater

In Black Knight Financial Services’ latest Mortgage Monitor Report, the company found that only one in ten Americans are underwater, down from one in three in 2010. Overall, the company's look at March data reflected a shifting landscape.

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