Sources say Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) is in talks to buy troubled residential-mortgage...

|About: Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRK.A)|By:, SA News Editor

Sources say Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) is in talks to buy troubled residential-mortgage originator and servicer ResCap. Buffett and others are said to have large debt positions in ResCap, which is on the brink of dipping below the net worth of $250M it is required to have to stay in compliance with its loans.