Jul 31, 2014
A former Countrywide employee was fined $1 million, but such cases are rare.
Jul 16, 2014
A look at how much Bank of America has set aside for mortgage settlements.
Jun 5, 2014
New data shows the number of American homeowners underwater continues to decline.
Oct 21, 2013
$4 billion would go to help struggling homeowners in regions where the housing crash hit hardest.
Sep 19, 2013
But there's a catch.
Sep 12, 2013
Mortgage lenders fueled the financial collapse by marketing subprime loans to people who couldn't afford them. They disappeared as the housing market crashed, but subprime mortgages could return.
Aug 28, 2013
It's of those mornings where the brass at JPMorgan might not want to read the papers.
Oct 25, 2012
Federal prosecutors in New York are accusing the bank of defrauding the government by rushing home loans through the approval process, then selling them to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Sep 25, 2012
It may be too early to assign blame for Europe's economic crisis, but it is not too early to figure out what went wrong in this country back in 2008. Sheila Bair headed the FDIC back then, and is out with a new book this morning, in which she says she saw signs of trouble in subprime mortgages way back in 2006.
Mar 19, 2012
The U.S. Treasury has profited from buying mortgage-backed securities during the financial crisis.