A coalition featuring MBA, the Housing Policy Council, the American Bankers Association and the Bank Policy Institute submitted detailed recommendations to FHA on its proposed revisions to the program's loan-level certifications and Defect Taxonomy.
Report: Financial Services Industry Workforce Among Lowest Risk for Phishing Scams
National Mortgage Professional, July 5, 2019--Phil Hall
All Eyes on Powell Testimony as Jobs Gain...
Bloomberg, July 6, 2019--Simon Kennedy
Trump Jawbones Fed Yet Again, May Be Grooming Powell Successor
Bloomberg, July 7, 2019--Josh Wingrove, Saleha Mohsin
Indiana Man Sentenced to Seven Years for Foreclosure Fraud
National Mortgage News, July 5, 2019--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Odd Parcels: Stay or Go, LIBOR, Barn Doors
UExpress, July 5, 2019--Lew Sichelman
This Startup Wants to Sell You a Slice of a Rental Home
Wall Street Journal, July 8, 2019--Ryan Dezember (subscription)
June Jobs Growth Solid
Employers added 224,000 jobs in June, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Friday.
MBA Chart of the Week: In-House Mortgage Servicer Productivity
The June 28 MBA Chart of the Week focused on productivity for retail mortgage originators. This week, we look at productivity for in-house mortgage servicers, based on data from MBA's annual Servicing Operations Study.
Growing Investor Demand for Seniors Housing
Investor appetite for seniors housing is growing. Nearly two-thirds of investors plan to increase their buying over the next 12 months, said CBRE, Los Angeles.
Dealmaker: JLL Income Property Trust Acquires San Diego Medical Office Campus
JLL Income Property Trust, Chicago, acquired Genesee Plaza, a two-building medical office campus in San Diego's University Town Center neighborhood.
Terry McAuliffe, Chris Christie, Margaret Brennan Keynote MBA Annual19 General Session
It's only summer, but the Mortgage Bankers Association's Annual Convention (Oct. 27-30 in Austin, Texas) is already heating up, with former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and CBS News' Fact the Nation host Margaret Brennan keynoting the Politics Today General Session on Tuesday, Oct. 29.
Save on FedEx Shipping through MBA Member Advantage Program
Through the MBA Member Advantage Program, you can save up to 29 percent on small package shipping with FedEx.
Upcoming MBA Education School of Mortgage Banking III Courses
MBA Education presents its School of Mortgage Banking Course III Aug. 13-16 at MBA headquarters in Washington, D.C.