A Redfin-commissioned survey involving 1,300 people who planned to buy a home in the next year said just 5 percent said they'd call off their search if rates rose above 5 percent. Twenty-four percent of buyers said such an increase would have no impact on their search.
CRE, Multifamily Mortgage Debt Oustanding Spikes in First Quarter: MBA
National Mortgage News, July 2, 2018--Paul Centopani (subscription)
Eddy Perez on Going for Broke in Atlanta
Hispanic Executive, July 2018--Rhiannon Root
Kraninger's CFPB Hearing Set for July 19
National Mortgage Professional, July 2, 2018--Phil Hall
Judge Rules PricewaterhouseCoopers Must Pay $625.3 Million in Damages
Wall Street Journal, July 2, 2018--Michael Rapoport (subscription)
California Regulator Puts Nonbanks on Notice about Compliance
National Mortgage News, July 2, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Fed Extends Stress Test Filing Deadlines for 14 Big Banks
HousingWire, July 2, 2018--Kelsey Ramirez
RealPage: Class C is Now Cream of the Multifamily Crop
HousingWire, July 2, 2018--Jeremiah Jensen
Major Mortgage Mergers & Acquisitions Activity
Mortgage Daily, July 2, 2018--Sam Garcia
Agency MBS Issuance Up Despite Decline at Fannie
Mortgage Daily, July 2, 2018
More Mortgages for Manufactured Housing Mean More Affordable Housing
Urban Institute, July 2, 2018--Laurie Goodman, Bhargavi Ganesh
MBA Offices Closed July 4
MBA offices will close at noon ET on Tuesday, July 3 and remain closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday.
Survey: 59% of Organizations Do Not Have Vendor Management Program in Place
A survey of banking and mortgage professionals from Vendorly found three in five respondents (59 percent) said their organization does not have a fully comprehensive vendor management program in place.
HUD approved nearly $6 billion in disaster recovery plans to spur recovery from 2017 hurricanes in Florida and Texas.
CMBS Market in ‘Dog Years'
Conventional wisdom suggests the commercial real estate marketplace operates in 10-year cycles--of which 2018 is Year 10. But new reports on commercial mortgage-backed securities performance indicate a market more in mid-cycle form.
New York Life Real Estate Investors, New York, closed its first dedicated national value-add vehicle, The Madison Square Value Enhancement Fund.
Dealmaker: Meridian Capital Group Arranges $183M for Office, Hotel, Condo
Meridian Capital Group, New York, arranged more than $183 million in financing for properties in Texas, Illinois and New York.
MBA Annual Convention & Expo in Washington Oct. 14-17
Join thousands of your industry colleagues in our nation's capital this October for the Mortgage Bankers Association' Annual Convention & Expo 2018.
MBA CREF Market Intelligence Symposium July 11-12
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Commercial Real Estate Finance Market Intelligence Symposium returns to New York City July 11-12.
MBA Compliance Essentials Offers Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional Designation Level 1
Earn recognition for your mortgage compliance expertise: MBA Education and the MBA Compliance Essentials program offer the only certification and designation program geared exclusively towards compliance professionals in the mortgage finance industry, the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP).
MBA Disaster Recovery Guide Now Available in Spanish
The Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals have developed a Spanish-language version of Disaster Recovery: A Resource for Homeowners, a consumer-facing informational guide.