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Working Papers

Mortgage Credit and the Evolution of Risk-Based Pricing

Frank Raiter, Francis Parisi • February 23, 2004

BABC 04-23: Mortgage lenders have long used credit scores as a basis for estimating borrower risk. This risk differentiation is reflected in the coupon rate of the loan…
Working Papers

Performance of Low-Income and Minority Mortgages

Robert Van Order, Peter Zorn • October 10, 2001

This paper analyses the performance of low-income and minority loans (LIMLs) from a large sample of fixed-rate mortgages purchased by Freddie Mac in the 1990s. Our focus is…

The Future of Manufactured Housing

Kimberly Vermeer, Josephine Louie • January 1, 1997

In the 1930s and 1940s, mobile homes were viewed as recreational housing and were indeed highly mobile. The original intention of manufacturers was to provide temporary,…