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Orleans Homebuilders seeks $155 million loan

Orleans Homebuilders, the Bensalem, Pennsylvania-based company, filed for bankruptcy protection last March after defaulting on a credit facility. This week, the company sought court approval for a $155 million loan that would help it emerge from bankruptcy. The loan would be composed of a $125…

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Surge in Consumer Bankruptcy Filings

Despite the recent economic upturn, consumer bankruptcy filings have not slowed. In February, bankruptcy filings were up 14% compared to the previous year. The number of bankruptcy filings in February increased by a total of 9% from January’s, indicating a uncomfortable trend. Increased debt-stress from…

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