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Capital View Blog

Hear directly from MBA President and CEO David H. Stevens on issues around the intersection of Washington, D.C. and the Industry.

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MBA Education

Real estate finance is always about change. The change can be legislative, regulatory or economic. MBA helps us anticipate change before it occurs.

– E.J. Burke, 2014 MBA Chairman, Co-President, KeyBank Mortgage

Through active member engagement, you can lend your expertise to MBA's grassroots and national policy and legislative agendas to truly be the voice of the industry, as the future of real estate finance in America is determined.

– Bill Cosgrove, CMB, 2015 MBA Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Union Home Mortgage Corp.

We get an opportunity to actually meet with legislators, decision makers and regulators.Those are the folks who are formulating what the future of our industry is going to look like. It is fantastic to have a voice in that process.

– Chris George, President, CMG Financial

I love being part of MBA because it's given me the chance to meet and work with folks who have the same passion for this industry as I do. MBA provides the framework for all of us to work together toward common goals. And with such strength in numbers, we can move our industry forward.

– Debra W. Still, CMB, 2013 MBA Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Pulte Mortgage LLC

Mortgage Banking Magazine

Latest Issue: July 2016

Mortgage Banking magazine 6-16

Be sure to read:

  • Repairing the Affordable-Lending Ecosystem
    Freddie Mac's Danny Gardner, vice president of affordable lending and access to credit, writes about how housing counselor–integrated technology could be the answer to preparing potential homebuyers of modest means for responsible ownership. The launch is underway.    

  • ESOPs: An Attractive Exit Strategy
    The chief executive of Axia Home Loans, Bellevue, Washington, explains how a transaction giving employees and management ownership has reinvigorated the company's future. Gellert Dornay describes how employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) work.
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MBA Mortgage Rates

  7/22 7/15
30-Year Jumbo 3.67 3.66
30-Year Fixed-Rate 3.69 3.65
15-Year Fixed-Rate 2.94 2.90
5-Year ARM 2.96 2.86
FHA 203 (b) 3.56 3.53
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