Mortgage credit availability increased in October, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning.
Moody's Homebuilding Outlook Falls from Positie to Just OK
HousingWire, Nov. 5, 2018--Alcynna Lloyd
Private-Label RMBS on Track to Surge Again in 2019: Bank of America
National Mortgage News, Nov. 5, 2018--Bonnie Sinnock (subscription)
Single-Family Rental Market Sees an Uptick in Portfolio Sales as Institutional Owners Prune Their Holdings
National Real Estate Investor, Nov. 5, 2018--Mary Diduch
Reverse Mortgage Market Closes Out October with Positive Gains
HousingWire, Nov. 5, 2018--Jessica Guerin
Lowe's to Close Nearly 50 Stores
Wall Street Journal, Nov. 5, 2018--Sarah Nassauer (subscription)
October Service Sector Growth Strong as Economy Remains Hot
CNBC, Nov. 5, 2018--Michael Scheetz
MBANow: MBA President & CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB on Loan Originator Compensation Rule
The Mortgage Bankers Association's latest MBANow video features MBA President and CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB, who discusses MBA's proposed changes to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection's Loan Originator Compensation Rule.
Black Knight: Interest Rate Increases Cut Refinanceable Population by More than Half
Black Knight, Jacksonville, Fla., said recent 30-year fixed-rate mortgage loan interest rate increases has cut by more than half the number of American homeowners who could benefit from refinancing.
CoreLogic: Home Price Growth Continues to Slow
CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., said year over year home price growth continued to slow in Septmber amid affordability issues in many key markets.
ULI: Open Space Can Deliver Significant Return on Investment
Developers can see a return on investment by incorporating parks and open spaces in their properties, reported the Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C.
Dealmaker: Passco Cos. Buys N.C. Apartments for $57M
Passco Cos., Irvine, Calif. acquired 312-unit Class A multifamily community Asheville Exchange in Asheville, N.C., for $56.6 million.
MBA Accounting & Financial Management Conference in Orlando Nov. 12-14
The Mortgage Bankers Association's MBA Accounting & Financial Management Conference takes place in Orlando Nov. 12-14.
MBA Education School of Loan Origination Begins Jan. 22
MBA Education presents its popular School of Loan Origination instructor-guided online course from Jan. 22-Feb. 14.
MBA Education Fundamentals and Best Practices in Mortgage Accounting Workshop Nov. 12
MBA Education presents a workshop, Fundamentals and Best Practices in Mortgage Accounting Workshop, on Monday, Nov. 12 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando.