The Mortgage Bankers Association, in a May 7 letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, urged the Bureau to emphasize fairness over speed in its administrative adjudication process to ensure against unintended consequences and protect due process.
Credit Availability Remains Stable
Scotsman Guide, May 8, 2018--Victor Whitman
House Readies Votes on Bank-Deregulation Bill
Wall Street Journal, May 8, 2018--Andrew Ackerman, Siobhan Hughes (subscription)
Civil Rights Groups Challenge HUD's Fair Housing Enforcement
New York Times, May 8, 2018--Glenn Thrush
How Easy is it to Get a Mortgage?
Washington Post, May 9, 2018--Michele Lerner
Companies With the Most Complaints in CFPB Database Were Mulvaney Donors
Public Citizen, May 8, 2018--Michael Tanglis
Equifax Reveals How Much Information was Really Exposed in Data Breach
HousingWire, May 8, 2018--Caroline Basile
Forget Owning, Renting is Becoming the End Game for Many Millennials and Baby Boomers
Washington Post, May 8, 2018--Robert Pinnegar
8 Mortgage Facts Revealed in the Latest HMDA Data
National Mortgage News, May 8, 2018--Elina Tarkazikis, Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Mortgage Demand Down at Big Banks, Up at Small
Mortgage Daily, May 9, 2018
Massive Secondary Mortgage Sale
Mortgage Daily, May 8, 2018
U.S. Job Openings Hit Record High, More Workers Quitting
Reuters, May 8, 2018--Lucia Mutikani
Applications Down Slightly in MBA Weekly Survey
Mortgage applications fell for the fifth straight week, but slightly, as key interest rates also fell slightly, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 4.
CoreLogic: Declining Foreclosure Rates Signal Strong Economy
Despite the devastating 2017 hurricanes, CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., said the national mortgage delinquency rate fell year over year and fell again month over month.
Small-Cap CRE Demand Slows as Rents Soar
Demand for small-cap commercial real estate slowed "considerably" during the first quarter, but tepid new supply kept vacant space in check and rents soaring, reported Boxwood Means, Stamford, Conn.
Dealmaker: Montana Southgate Mall Sells for $58M
Washington Prime Group, Columbus, Ohio, purchased Southgate Mall in Missoula, Mont., from Southgate Mall Associates for $58 million.
MISMO Spring Summit in Denver June 4-8
The MISMO Summits offer you an opportunity to learn more about MISMO and to engage in face-to-face standard setting activities.
MBA Mortgage Action Alliance Action Week May 14-18
MAA Action Week is an annual week-long event dedicated to helping real estate finance professionals learn how to become more engaged in political advocacy that supports our industry.
MBA Education Checklist for Effective Compliance Management Systems Webinar May 15
MBA Education presents a new webinar, A Checklist for Effective Compliance Management Systems, on Tuesday, May 15 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. ET.