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Moody’s warns of jumbo mortgage strategic defaults

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subprime | Ketron Property Management, Inc. – Private investors in residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) comprised of jumbo mortgage loans are dealing with a greater risk of strategic defaults, according to Moody’s Investors Service. The company’s analysts base this assumption on the fact that jumbo RMBS have large populations of current borrowers with high loan-to-value (LTV) ratios.

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Default Risk Growing Among Jumbo Borrowers, Stabilizing for. – Private investors in residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) comprised of jumbo mortgage loans are dealing with a greater risk of strategic defaults, according to Moody’s Investors Service.

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