WASHINGTON--"You've heard the phrase, ‘it takes a village;' for us, ‘it takes a community,'" said Lisa J. Haynes, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer with the Mortgage Bankers Association.
MBA Reports Net Gain Per Loan Drops
The Mortgage Leader, Nov. 29, 2018
Mortgage Rates Hold Steady, Taking Pause After the Thanksgiving Holiday
Washington Post, Nov. 29, 2018--Kathy Orton
Natural Disasters Hasten Housing Market Slowdown
HousingWire, Nov. 29, 2018--Alcynna Lloyd
Former Head of FHA and MBA David Stevens Blasts Reverse Mortgages
HousingWire, Nov. 29, 2018--Jessica Guerin
U.S. 2019 Housing Market Outlook on Shaky Ground
Reuters, Nov. 29, 2018--Hari Kishan, Indradip Ghosh
Senate Vote Puts Kraninger Step Closer to Leading CFPB
American Banker, Nov. 29, 2018--Kate Berry (subscription)
Mortgage Rates Could Head Lower after Powell Comment Drives Bond Yield to Important Level
CNBC, Nov. 29, 2018--Patti Domm
Conventional Loan Limits Increase for a Third Year
The Press-Enterprise (Calif.), Nov. 29, 2018--Jeff Lazerson
Pending Home Sales Fall 10th Straight Month
Pending home sales fell by 2.6 percent in October, the 10th consecutive monthly decrease, the National Association of Realtors reported yesterday.
Early 2019 Housing Outlooks Paint Mixed Picture
It's almost December, which means it's time for prognostications and predictions for 2019. Two early reports, from Trulia, San Francisco; and Zillow, Seattle, suggest a challenging environment for the housing market next year.
CRE's Risk (or Not) to the Financial System
Several factors could trigger the next recession, but it's unlikely a sharp downturn in commercial real estate will be the cause, said Wells Fargo Securities, Charlotte, N.C.
Dealmaker: Grandbridge Closes $73M in Retail, Office
Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, Charlotte, N.C., closed $73.4 million in financing for retail and office assets in Michigan and Georgia.
MISMO Winter Summit in Clearwater, Fla. Jan. 7-11
The MISMO Winter Summit takes place Jan. 7-11 in Clearwater, Fla.
Call for Nominations for MBA Insights 2019 Tech All-Star Awards; Deadline Jan. 11
The Mortgage Bankers Association and MBA Insights are accepting nominations for the MBA Insights 2019 Tech All-Star Awards. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, Jan. 11.
MBA Education Compliance Essentials State Mortgage Servicing Rules Deep Dive Workshop Feb. 25
MBA Education and the Compliance Essentials program present State Mortgage Servicing Rules Deep Dive Workshop on Feb 25 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in conjunction with the MBA National Mortgage Servicing Conference & Expo.