The Mortgage Bankers Association this morning reported commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding at the end of 2018 rose by nearly 7 percent to $3.39 trillion.
Mortgage Bankers Association Releases Paper Detailing CFPB Reforms
Financial Regulation News, Mar. 13, 2019--Dave Kovaleski
Weekly Mortgage Applications Hit a Record, But Not a Healthy One for Housing
CNBC, Mar. 13, 2019--Diana Olick
House Lawmakers Still Divided on Flood Insurance Reforms
American Banker, Mar. 13, 2019--Hannah Lang (subscription)
Housing Finance Reform Bill Coming by 2020: Crapo
National Mortgage News, Mar. 13, 2019--Melissa Angell (subscription)
Paul Manafort Indicted by Manhattan Prosecutors in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
NBC News, Mar. 13, 2019--Tom Winter
If You're Self-Employed or a 'Gig' Worker, Getting a Mortgage Just Got Easier
Washington Post, Mar. 13, 2019--Kenneth R. Harney
This is How Much the U.S. Spent on housing Construction in January
HousingWire, Mar. 13, 2019--Alcynna Lloyd
MBA: February New Home Purchase Applications Up 6%
Mortgage Bankers Association Builder Applications Survey data for February show mortgage applications for new home purchases increased by 6 percent, unadjusted, from January and by 3 percent, unadjusted, from a year ago.
Quicken: Widening Gap Between Appraisal Values, and Homeowners' Perceptions
Quicken Loans, Detroit, said the gap between owner estimates and appraiser opinions of home value widened for the fourth consecutive month in February.
CFPB: VA Share of First-Time Home Buying Servicemembers Up Sharply
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a report focusing on mortgages made to first-time homebuyers who are serving in the armed forces or are veterans, showing the share of servicemembers using VA mortgages nearly tripled in the years following the housing crisis.
mPower Moments: Debby Jenkins of Freddie Mac Multifamily
The Mortgage Bankers Association released an mPower Moment interview with Freddie Mac Executive Vice President and Head of Multifamily Debby Jenkins.
Data Center Demand--and Supply--Grows
Strong data and technology demand pushed the North American wholesale data center market to records for both demand and supply in 2018.
Dealmaker: Bellwether Enterprise Closes $62M for LA Fine Arts District Assets
Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC, Cleveland, closed two loans totaling $62 million for two office properties in downtown Los Angeles' Fine Arts District.
MBA National Secondary Market Conference & Expo May 19-22
The Mortgage Bankers Association's National Secondary Market Conference & Expo returns to the New York Marriott Marquis May 19-22.
MBA Education School of Mortgage Banking I in Chicago May 14-17
MBA Education presents its popular School of Mortgage Banking Course I May 14-17 in Chicago.
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Through the MBA Member Advantage Program, you can save up to 29 percent on small package shipping with FedEx.