The House yesterday passed a Mortgage Bankers Association-supported regulatory relief bill, marking the first substantive change to the Dodd-Frank Act since its 2010 passage.
MBA's Stevens Points to Political Impact on Housing's Future
National Mortgage Professional, May 22, 2018--Phil Hall
2018 Will Test Mortgage Bankers, But Survival Will Pay Off
National Mortgage News, May 22, 2018--Bonnie Sinnock (Free Content)
Ginnie Mae Preparing to Make Digital Mortgage Leap
National Mortgage News, May 22, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
HUD Official: Senate to Vote this Week on Brian Montgomery as FHA Commissioner
HousingWire, May 22, 2018--Ben Lane
First-Time Homebuyers Key to Opening Access to Credit
HousingWire, May 22, 2018--Kelsey Ramirez
The Long View: Why Real Estate Tech Won't Kill the Middleman
The Real Deal New York, May 22, 2018--Konrad Putzier
Who Needs a Down Payment? Trade In Your Old Home Instead
Wall Street Journal, May 22, 2018--Laura Kusisto (subscription)
Mortgage LO Sentenced to Prison
Mortgage Daily, May 22, 2018
HQ Move Creating Over Thousand SC Mortgage Jobs
Mortgage Daily, May 22, 2018
Stability Encumbers CMBS Market
Commercial Property Executive, May 22, 2018--Paul Fiorilla
Applications Down 7th Straight Week in MBA Weekly Survey
Mortgage applications fell for the seventh straight week as key interest rates jumped to seven-year highs, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 18.
On Key Secondary Issues, Solutions Remain Elusive
NEW YORK--Regulatory reform, the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the transition of the Federal Housing Finance Agency are three of the most critical issues right now--and play a defining role in future housing policy.
For Lenders, Caution Amid Strong Economic Forecast
NEW YORK--A year after predicting robust economic growth at the previous Mortgage Bankers Association National Secondary Market Conference & Expo, MBA Chief Economist Mike Fratantoni and other economists aren't ready to change the script.
Erin Berry Joins MBA as Associate Vice President of Legislative Affairs
The Mortgage Bankers Association hired Erin Berry as Associate Vice President of Legislative Affairs, responsible for representing MBA's legislative and policy issues on Capitol Hill, with a primary focus on Democratic members of the U.S. Senate.
Predicting the Evolving Future of Commercial Real Estate
MIAMI--Commercial real estate looks different today than just a few years ago--and it will look very different in the near future, MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell said.
Mortgage Servicers Earn MBA Education CCMS Designation
MIAMI--Eight mortgage servicers earned Certified Commercial Mortgage Servicer designations here at the Mortgage Bankers Association CREF Servicing and Technology Conference 2018.
Dealmaker: Arbor Realty Trust Funds $33M
Arbor Realty Trust, Uniondale, N.Y., funded five loans totaling $19.7 million under the Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting and Servicing Multifamily Affordable Housing product line.
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 Education School of Mortgage Servicing July 16-26
MBA Education offers its popular School of Mortgage Servicing instructor-guided online course July 16-26.
MBA Education Successor In Interest State Level Reports Available
MBA and the Compliance Essentials program, in collaboration with leading legal experts, have created state-by-state reports to help servicers understand documents that are required to verify a successor in interest's status in each state.