Commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquencies remained at a low rate in the final three months of 2018, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's 4th Quarter Commercial/Multifamily Delinquency Report.
Inclusion, Demographics and MBA's Role
Mortgage Media, Mar. 6, 2019--S.A. Ibrahim
Housing Industry to FHFA: Go Slow on GSE Reform
HousingWire, Mar. 6, 2019--Kelsey Ramirez
Weekly Mortgage Applications Fall, But Hint at Who is Buying Homes Today
CNBC, Mar. 6, 2019--Diana Olick
House Democrats Target CFPB Politicos, Other Mulvaney Changes in New Bill
American Banker, Mar. 6, 2019--Neil Haggerty (subscription)
Will Amazon Create Prime Competition for Mortgage Lenders?
National Mortgage News, Mar. 6, 2019--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Ocwen Planning to Lay Off More than 2,000 Mortgage Employees
HousingWire, Mar. 6, 2019--Ben Lane
The 2019 Capital Issue
GlobeSt.com, Mar. 7, 2019--Sule Aygoren
Regulators Move to Ease Crisis-Era Levers Over Financial Firms
Wall Street Journal, Mar. 6, 2019--Andrew Ackerman, Liz Hoffman, Gabriel T. Rubin (subscription)
Florida Officials Used Hardest Hit Mortgage Rellief for Luxury Hotel Stays
Tampa Bay Times, Mar. 7, 2019--Susan Taylor Martin
Hudson Yards Bets $2 Billion a New Manhattan Mall Can Succeed
Bloomberg, Mar. 7, 2019--Lily Katz, Kim Bhasin
February Mortgage Credit Availability Up 0.6%
Mortgage credit availability increased in February, the second consecutive monthly gain, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning.
Black Knight: Affordability Outlook Improves As Prices Slow
Black Knight, Jacksonville, Fla., said annual home price appreciation slowed in December for the 10th consecutive month in December, from a high of 6.8 percent annual growth last February to 4.6 percent at the end of the year.
Investors Look to Secondary Markets, Alternative Assets
The search for yield this late in the cycle is enticing more commercial real estate investors into secondary markets and alternative assets, analysts said.
Dealmaker: Maverick Commercial Mortgage Arranges $101M
Maverick Commercial Mortgage, Chicago, closed $100.8 million for condominium and office assets in Illinois and Indiana.
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.
MBA Compliance Essentials UDAAP & FTC MAP Rule Resource Guide Available
The MBA Compliance Essentials program offers a new Resource Guide: Unfair, Deceptive, or Abusive Acts and Practices (UDAAP) & FTC Mortgage Acts and Practices Advertising (MAP) Rule.