Mortgage applications jumped last week to start the new year as key interest rates rose slightly, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Applications Survey for the week ending Jan. 5.
MBA Chairman Motley Testifies Today Before House Subcommittee on VA 'Churning'
Mortgage Bankers Association Chairman David Motley, CMB, testifies before a House subcommittee this morning.
Early-Stage Mortgage Delinquencies Up Following Active Hurricane Season
Six months after devastating hurricanes hit Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, homeowners, mortgage lenders and servicers continue to feel residual effects.
It's ‘2018 Hot Market' Time
It's that time of the year, when various housing prognosticators gaze into their crystal balls to say which markets will be hot in 2018, and why.
London Edges Out New York as Top City for Foreign Real Estate Investment
New York slipped from its perch as the number one global city for foreign investors--displaced by London--reported the Association of Foreign Real Estate Investors, Washington, D.C.
Dealmaker: Cohen Financial Arranges $32M for Office, Retail Assets
Cohen Financial, Chicago, arranged an $18.9 million short-term bridge loan for 400 Skokie, a Northbrook, Ill. office building.
MBA Premier Member Profile: Info-Pro
From our early days as a regional provider of real estate tax monitoring services to today as a national provider of real estate tax monitoring, flood determination and insurance monitoring services to over 300 customers we still follow that mission. Info-Pro has been helping residential, commercial and agricultural lenders of all sizes manage risk and reduce costs while improving operational efficiencies related to servicing their mortgage loan portfolio.
MBA State & Local Workshop Apr. 23-24
The Mortgage Bankers Association's annual State & Local Workshop takes place Apr. 23-24 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with the MBA National Advocacy Conference (Apr. 24-25).
MBA Education Cybersecurity Fundamentals & NY DFS Requirements Workshop Feb. 6-7
MBA Education offers a two-day workshop, Cybersecurity Fundamentals & NY DFS Requirements, on Tuesday Feb. 6 and Wednesday, Feb. 7 in McLean, Va. (near Washington, D.C.).
MBA C/MF Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards Application Deadline Wednesday
The Mortgage Bankers Association is accepting applications until this Wednesday, Jan. 10 for the second annual Commercial/Multifamily Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards.
Mortgage Credit Tightens to 5-Month Low
Mortgage Daily, Jan. 9, 2018
What Citi's Move Toward Digitalization Means for Mortgage Lenders
HousingWire, Jan. 9, 2018--Kelsey Ramirez
What the Tax Law Will Do to Bank Earnings
Wall Street Journal, Jan. 10, 2018--Michael Rapoport (subscription)
6 Critical Questions as Housing Finance Reform Heats Up
National Mortgage News, Jan. 9, 2018--Ian McKendry (subscription)
Realtors, Licking Their Wounds, Get Ready for Their Next Battle
Wall Street Journal, Jan. 9, 2018--Laura Kusisto (subscription)
Rising Equity Helps Appraisers, Homeowners Agree More on Price
National Mortgage News, Jan. 9, 2018--Bonnie Sinnock (subscription)
The Money Source and Endeavor America to Rebrand as TMS
National Mortgage Professional, Jan. 9, 2018
Subprime Share Up as Mortgage Originations Fall
Mortgage Daily, Jan. 9, 2018
Malls May Be Dying, But Bets Against Their Debt Haven't Paid Off
Wall Street Journal, Jan. 9, 2018--Esther Fung (subsciption)
U.S. Job Openings, Layoffs Fall to Six-Month Lows in November
Reuters, Jan. 9, 2018--Lucia Mutikani