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  • noun Plural form of refinancing.


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  • We are in progress on some early stages, but some longer term refinancings of various pieces, a 2010 joint venture debt that's maturing.

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  • An extraordinary volume of mortgage problems stemmed from refinancings, that is, folks using their homes as piggy banks.

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  • And U.S. officials are discussing programs that would allow homeowners to refinance at lower rates, a move that could cause the pace of refinancings to increase even further.

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  • Record-low mortgage rates will one day stop spurring refinancings.

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  • The pressure continued to build as regulators increased their scrutiny and falling yields caused investors to worry about an increase in mortgage refinancings, which can force REITs to replace higher-coupon securities with lower-yielding ones.

    Mortgage REITs Hit by Uncertainty

  • Some critics of mass refinancings argue that such efforts just transfer money to homeowners from bondholders, who lose money when higher-yielding bonds pay off early.

    Obama Seeks Refinancing Aid to Lift Housing

  • Government officials have been aiming for a deal valued at $25 billion in loan write-downs, refinancings and other homeowner assistance, as well as cash penalties, with Ally Financial Inc., Bank of America Corp., Citigroup Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co.

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  • Obviously all these new boiler room high pressure sales groups that used to be pushing sub-prime refinancings are now trying to convince the unsophisticated listeners of right wing talk that they better buy gold before the dollar becomes worthless because of Obama's reckless spending.

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  • PROMISE: Improve home values and increase mortgage refinancings

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  • We've managed through two refinancings this year to reduce our interest level by half and we have a fabulous business model based on strong cash flow, he said.

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