CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., said home prices rose nationally by 3.6 percent annually in May, and by 0.9 percent from April, a sign that the market could be picking up after several months of price slowing.
MBA Opens Doors Foundation: Taking Care of the Families of Critically Ill Children
HousingWire, July 1, 2019--Brena Swanson
More than 8 Million Homeowners are Leaving Big Money on the Table by Not Refinancing
CNBC, July 1, 2019--Diana Olick
Law Firm Works with MBA's Mortgage Action Alliance to Pursue Regulatory Relief
HousingWire, July 1, 2019--Alyssa Stringer
Mortgage industry Calls for Servicing Regulation Uniformity in New York
National Mortgage News, July 1, 2019--Elina Tarkazikis (subscription)
American Suburbs Swell Again as a New Generation Escapes the City
Wall Street Journal, July 1, 2019--Valerie Bauerlein (subscription)
Your Phone Could Help Make Mortgage Bond Traders Miserable
Bloomberg, July 1, 2019--Chrisopher Maloney
Customers in Pa. Warns of Earnings Hit After Mortgage Client Shuts Down
American Banker, July 1, 2019--Ken McCarthy (subscription)
Podcast: How To Build A High-Performance Culture with Marcia Davies
Marcia Davies, COO of Mortgage Bankers Association and founder of mPower, joined Real Crowd for a conversation around leadership, decision making, and how to build a high performing culture within your organization.
Defect Risk Declines for 2nd Straight Month
First American Financial Corp., Santa Ana, Calif., said its May Loan Application Defect Index fell by 5.5 percent from April, the second consecutive monthly decline.
Fitch: Caution Despite Strong Alt-Doc Mortgage Performance
Fitch Ratings, New York, issued a report saying although alternative document residential mortgage loan products introduced in the US after the financial crisis have performed better than expectations, it maintain a cautious approach to these loans because of their limited history.
CRE Price Growth Speeds Up; Industrial Leads Again
U.S. commercial real estate prices rose in May at their fastest annual rate this year, propelled by a jump in industrial property prices, reported Real Capital Analytics, New York.
Dealmaker: Marcus & Millichap Brokers $59M in Office, Apartment Sales
Marcus & Millichap, Calabasas, Calif., brokered shopping center and multifamily property sales totaling $58.8 million in Florida and Washington, D.C.
MBA Annual19 Comes to Austin, Texas Oct. 27-30
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Annual Convention & Expo takes place Oct. 27-30 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas.
Upcoming MBA School of Mortgage Banking II Courses
MBA Education presents its popular School of Mortgage Banking Course II in several locations this summer and fall.
Make Your Voice Heard through MBA Mortgage Action Alliance
The Mortgage Action Alliance is a voluntary, non-partisan and free nationwide grassroots lobbying network of real estate finance industry professionals, affiliated with the Mortgage Bankers Association.