DENVER--The Mortgage Bankers Association projects 2018 purchase originations to reach $1.167 trillion, a 7.3 percent increase from 2017.
Applications Back Down in MBA Weekly Survey
Mortgage applications fell for the fifth time in six weeks as key interest rates crept up, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending October 20.
Lenders, Real Estate Agents Top Online Sources as Mortgage Influencers--For Now
While consumers increasingly go online to get information for a wide variety of shopping experiences, Fannie Mae, Washington, D.C., said for mortgage information, person-to-person engagement still plays the key role.
MBA Future Leaders Program Graduates 34 Commercial/Multifamily Real Estate Finance Professionals
DENVER--The Mortgage Bankers Association recognized 34 commercial/multifamily market segment professionals in a graduation ceremony for the MBA Future Leaders Program here at its Annual Convention & Expo.
New York, Los Angeles Among World's Largest Investment Markets
Tokyo, New York and Los Angeles represent the world's largest commercial real estate investment markets, with the global stock of investable assets standing at $27.5 trillion, reported CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield.
Dealmaker: Barry Slatt Mortgage Secures $51M
Barry Slatt Mortgage, Los Angeles, secured $50.7 million for hotel, multifamily, office and retail assets.
Today at the MBA Annual Convention & Expo
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Annual Convention & Expo, The One, concludes this morning, Oct. 25, with two special sessions.
MBA Independent Mortgage Bankers Conference Jan. 22-25
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Independent Mortgage Bankers Conference takes place Jan. 22-25 at the Ritz-Carlton on Amelia Island, Fla.
MBA Education Residential Mortgage Banking for IT Professionals Workshop Nov. 1
MBA Education presents its popular workshop, Residential Mortgage Banking for the IT Professional, on Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET, at Blend headquarters in San Francisco.
MBA Education School of Loan Origination II Nov. 28-Dec. 14
MBA Education presents its popular School of Loan Origination II Instructor-Guided Online Course from Nov. 28-Dec. 14.
U.S. Mortgage Supply Seen Falling in 2018: MBA
Reuters, Oct. 24, 2017--Richard Leong
FHFA's Watt Defends URLA Language Preference Update
National Mortgage Professional, Oct. 24, 2017--Phil Hall
MBA Experts on GSE Reform: Where Does Risk Fall When it Comes to Reform?
HousingWire, Oct. 24, 2017--Brena Swanson
MBA Economists: Here's What Mortgage Rates Are Going To Do in 2018 and Beyond
HousingWire, Oct. 24, 2017--Ben Lane
Mortgage Bankers Boost Outlook Nearly $200 Billion
Mortgage Daily, oct. 24, 2017
Buyers Should Expect Rising Mortgage Rates Through 2020, Economist Tells Bankers Gathered in Denver
Denver Post, Oct. 24, 2017--Aldo Svaldi
Four Questions as Senate Vote Nears on CFPB Arbitration Rule
National Mortgage News, Oct. 24, 2017--Kate Berry, Ian McKendry (subscription)
Higher Costs, MSR Loss Weigh Down Flagstar's Quarterly Results
American Banker, Oct. 24, 2017--John Reosti (subscription)
HELOC Production Forecasted to Double
Mortgage Daily, Oct. 24, 2017
Lord & Taylor Sells NYC Flagship Store for $850M
Wall Street Journal, Oct. 24, 2017--Suzanne Kapner, Eliot Brown (subscription)
Big Mall Operator Does the Unthinkable--Builds a Mall
Wall Street Journal, Oct. 24, 2017--Suanne Kapner (subscription)
How New Tax Bill Could Affect Property Taxes, Mortgage Interest
Chicago Tribune, Oct. 24, 2017--Kenneth Harney