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Higher Down Payments

With the poor state of the economy and housing market, banks are starting to require money down for mortgages. Wells Fargo is asking for 25% in struggling markets and Bank of America and Wachovia are quickly following suit. PBS reports on the price people must pay if they want to secure a mortgage these days.

Posted: 3/4/08