Mortgage applications rose for the third time in the past four weeks as key interest rates rose to their highest mark in more than a month, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning.
What's Behind the Mortgage Reshoring Trend?
Mortgage Orb, July 5, 2017--Nora Caley
Will Housing Finance Reform Hurt Small Banks?
National Mortgage News, July 5, 2017--Kate Berry (subscription)
Two Major Lending Changes Mean It's Suddenly Easier to Get a Loan
CNBC, July 5, 2017--Diana Olick
HOA Foreclosures Tied to More than $1 Billion lost Reno, Vegas Home Values
Reno Gazette-Journal, July 5, 2017--Jason Hildalgo
HSBC in Talks with U.S. to End Crisis-Era Mortgage Probe
American Banker, July 5, 2017 (subscription)
Prospect Mortgage Fined $4.16 Million for Crisis-Era FHA Lending Violations
HousingWire, July 5, 2017--Ben Lane
PHH Completes Sale of Fannie Mae MSRs
Mortgage Daily, July 5, 2017
LOS Adoption and Integration
Mortgage Daily, July 5, 2017--Sam Garcia
Fed Officials Divided on When to Begin Balance-Sheet Unwind
Bloomberg, July 5, 2017--Craig Torres
Real Estate Company Drops 'SoHa' Branding Amid Backlash
NY1, July 5, 2017
Commercial Real Estate Demand Softens, Investors Fret Trump Tax Cuts Won't Pass
NPR, July 5, 2017--Jim Zarroli
In NYC, 5.6 Years is ‘Tipping Point' Between Renting, Owning
StreetEasy, New York said rising mortgage rates, higher home prices and a softening in the rental market in many parts of New York City have lengthened the time it will take to break even on a home purchase in New York City compared to renting.
Report Examines Denver Housing Market Microcosm
Nearly every housing report of late targets three key super-hot markets: Seattle; Portland, Ore.; and Denver. In its latest Home Value Forecast, Pro Teck, Waltham, Mass., looks at why Denver represents everything good--and bad--about the housing market.
MBA 1Q Commercial/Multifamily DataBook Reports 'Downshift'
The Mortgage Bankers Association released its first-quarter 2017 Commercial/Multifamily DataBook today.
Dealmaker: TruAmerica Multifamily Acquires Three Properties for $129M
TruAmerica Multifamily, Los Angeles, acquired three multifamily properties in Florida and Arizona with two distinct joint venture partners for $129 million.
Today in MBA Insights
New in today's issue of MBA Insights: A deep dive on GSE reform, as MBA President and CEO David Stevens makes the case for congressional action now in testimony on Capitol Hill.
MBA Presents mPowering You Event at MBA Annual Convention & Expo
The Mortgage Bankers Association is pleased to introduce mPowering You, a one-day event for women in real estate finance, on Saturday, Oct. 21 in Denver.
MBA Compliance Essentials HMDA Data Points Series Available
MBA Education and MISMO offer you the opportunity to own the complete Compliance Essentials Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Data Points Series for a special member price.
MBA Education School of Loan Origination II Sept. 12-28
MBA Education presents its School of Mortgage Origination II Instructor-Guided Online Course from Sept 12-28.