Lender with ties to Warren Buffett backs a loan for manufactured homes

Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters The billionaire Warren Buffett on Saturday offered a strong defence of his company’s manufactured. appeared to be using predatory lending practices at higher rates.

(Reuters) – Warren Buffett has again ridden. citing limits on its business ties to the largest U.S. mortgage lender. Berkshire has more than 90 units, including manufactured home company Clayton.

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For example, last November, Warren Buffett attended a press conference to announce. Duggan and Orr have worked closely with Quicken Loans’ Gilbert, whose ties to Detroit go back two generations –.

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Take a look at a recent interview with Warren Buffett on CNBC where he explains why he took out a mortgage in 1971 on a second home, even though he could have easily paid cash for the property. Buffet’s mortgage borrowing strategy can teach the average homebuyer a valuable lesson in the financial benefits of owning a home.

From a financial standpoint, a mortgage is equivalent to a negative bond portfolio. A 15-year mortgage has a duration of about 7 years. Therefore, buying a low-risk bond portfolio with a 7-year duration (Vanguard Long-Term Tax-Exempt Admiral shares, with a 2.92% yield) and taking out a mortgage of an equal value is close to risk-neutral.

Warren Buffett the Slumlord – Predatory Loans, Kickbacks and Preying on the Poor at Clayton Homes. But until informed recently by a reporter, they didn’t realize that the homebuilder (golden west), the dealer (Oakwood Homes) and the lender (21st Mortgage) were all part of a single company: Clayton Homes, the nation’s biggest homebuilder, which is controlled by its second-richest man – Warren Buffett.

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