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Merabi Organization Group

MERABI ORGANIZATION GROUP, LLC. (MOG) IS FAMILY OWNED. A PRIVATE OWNERS OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IN THE U.S. WE HAVE GROWN FROM A SMALL PROPERTIES OWNER FIRM TO A LARGE REGIONAL REAL ESTATE ENTERPRISE, OWNING AND OPERATING BUILDINGS PRIMARILY IN THE NEW YORK CITY, NEW JERSEY AND LOS ANGELES REPRESENTING CLASS A LUXURY RENTAL OF OFFICE, RETAIL, RESIDENTIAL , AND HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES. AT MOG, THE EXPERTISE HOUSED UNDER ONE ROOF IS EXTRAORDINARY. WE ARE STAFFED TO BUILD EVEN THE MOST COMPLEX DEVELOPMENTS, WHETHER COMMERCIAL, OR RESIDENTIAL, QUICKLY AND ECONOMICALLY WITH IN-HOUSE ARCHITECTURAL, CONSTRUCTION, DESIGN, ENGINEERING, LEGAL, MARKETING AND FINANCIAL DEPARTMENTS, AS WELL AS A NEW DEPARTMENT JUST FOR FORECASTING AND RESEARCH SINCE 2008

Purchase mortgage defect risk rises again amid a hot housing market

Tough competition for home listings makes consumers more likely to misrepresent themselves on loan applications. Source: Mortgage
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Trump’s time is short to overhaul Fannie-Freddie as hedge funds want

President Trump is running out of time to do what hedge funds and other investment firms with big ownership stakes in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have wanted since he…
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Metro Denver's housing market has staying power

Metro Denver's housing market seems unstoppable, setting record after record in the resale market and leading the country for the gain in pending new home sales. Source: Mortgage
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In a Pandemic, Creative and Mostly Virtual Socializing

With Covid looming again, some rental buildings are creating programming that is safe and also captures the imaginations of tenants. Source: NYTIMES
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Home Renovation After a Breakup

As one architect discovered after a failed relationship, the best way forward is sometimes getting rid of most of what you own. Source: NYTIMES
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MGM/Mandalay loan included in Wells' fourth CMBS conduit of 2020

Other portions of the casino-property loan have been previously assigned to nine other commercial-mortgage securitizations. Source: Mortgage
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Umpqua Bank Mortgage Review: Want Your Home Loan From the Largest Bank in the Pacific Northwest?

While nonbanks have taken center stage in recent years, there are still some depository banks that dole out tons of mortgages. One example is Umpqua Bank up in Roseburg, Oregon.…
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FHA extends endorsements of mortgages in forbearance through year-end

The extension of the FHA’s willingness to conditionally endorse loans with suspended payments came amid a renewed push by public and private entities to spread awareness of the CARES Act…
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Are nonbanks likelier to lend to Black, Latino homebuyers?

A new report from California shows that less-regulated mortgage lenders may be doing a better than banks of serving Black and Latino homebuyers. But consumer advocates say the data bolsters…
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Genworth deal delayed yet again, as some approvals still needed

The parties are looking at having the deal done by the end of 2020, once China's currency regulator agrees to the transfer of funds. Source: Mortgage
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