Mortgage credit availability increased in May, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning.
U.S. Net Neutrality Rules Expire, Court Battle Looms
Reuters, June 11, 2018--David Shepardson
Future of Genworth PMI Unit Takes Shape after Feds OK Acquisition
National Mortgage News, June 11, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Mortgage Business Still Stuck in Holiday Slump
Mortgage Daily, June 11, 2018
Mortgage Events Cover Compliance, Regulation
Mortgage Daily, June 11, 2018--Sam Garcia
Philadelphia's Affordable-Housing Plan: a Tax on New Buildings
Wall Street Journal, June 11, 2018--Scott Calvert (subscription)
Retail Center Owners Look to Hotels to Bring New Life to Vacant Big-Box Spaces
National Real Estate Investor, June 11, 2018--Mary Dudich
Landlords Are Practically Giving Malls Away
Bloomberg, June 12, 2018--Sarah Mulholland (subscription)
CoreLogic: Lowest Delinquency Rates in 11 Years
CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., said just 4.3 percent of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency (30 days or more past due, including those in foreclosure) in March, down by 0.1 percent from a year ago.
Listed Today, Sold Tomorrow: Days on Market Plummet in Hot Markets
Your neighbor's "For Sale" sign goes up on Friday; on Monday, it's under contract. Really? Really. You're not imagining things.
MBA Paper Updates Current Trends in Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Financing
Research released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association identifies headwinds and tailwinds the market faces, summarizes available data on current market conditions and discusses different sources of capital now playing a role in the market.
Small-Balance Lending Could Grow 6% in 2018
Small-balance multifamily lending could increase 4 to 6 percent this year, reported Chandan Economics, New York, and Arbor Realty Trust, Uniondale, N.Y.
Dealmaker: Westgate Resorts Acquires New York Hotel for $50M
Westgate Resorts, Orlando, Fla., acquired the former Hilton New York Grand Central, a 23-floor two-tower hotel on Midtown Manhattan's East Side.
MBA Readership Survey Underway
The Mortgage Bankers Association is conducting a Readership Survey for MBA NewsLink and MBA Insights.
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 Education Management Essentials for the Mortgage Professional in D.C. Sept. 11-14
MBA Education presents Management Essentials for the Mortgage Professional, a four-day workshop taking place Sept. 11-14 at NorthMarq Capital in Washington, D.C.