Paulson Denies Rumored 4.5 % Mortgage Rate Plan

On Monday, the New York senator said the plan Paulson was pursuing to hold mortgage rates steady should go further and include a 90-day moratorium on home foreclosures to give financially troubled.

Paulson Provides More Details on Subprime Plan As Paulson reveals blueprint to the White House’s subprime relief plan, Hillary Clinton calls for a foreclosure moratorium.

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Even Paulson’s plan would limit the Fed’s oversight of Wall Street firms to times of extreme market stress, when investment banks approach it to borrow money directly, as they are now allowed to do.

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 · In April of 2008, when the Baldwins realized they were in serious financial trouble, Citi was signed on to the Bush administration’s private-sector mortgage fix-it plan, Hope Now. Hope Now was a coalition of banks organized by then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.

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Paulson Denies Rumored 4.5 % Mortgage Rate Plan : HousingWire || financial news for the mortgage market "We didn’t float any plan," Paulson said. "I am always looking at new ideas and I have said from day one that the key thing to get us through this period is getting housing prices down."

Version two of the paulson plan means that U.S. taxpayers will buy preferred shares in nine big banks within the next few days, and, by year’s end, a raft of community banks.

 · An Interview with FDIC chair sheila bair What follows below is a transcript of my interview last night with FDIC Chairwoman Sheila Bair. She’s the most important woman in the country right now. Ms. Bair wants more federal help on foreclosures and mortgage modification.

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Paulson said in his speech that the government is focused on helping subprime borrowers who can afford the introductory mortgage rate but not the adjusted one. The plan "does not, and will not.