NEW YORK--Mortgage Bankers Association President & CEO Robert Broeksmit, CMB, said housing finance reform is "critically important" to the real estate finance industry, to consumers and the American economy.
MBA's Broeksmit Seeks Increased Action on Housing Policy Changes
National Mortgage Professional, May 20, 2019--Phil Hall
New U.S. Mortgages Seen Rising to $1.682 Trillion in 2019: MBA Chief Economist
Reuters, May 20, 2019--Richard Leong
Opinion When Will Non-QM Loans and HELOCs Take Off?
National Mortgage News, May 20, 2019--Christopher Whalen (Free content)
How Expertise-on-Demand Can Improve Quality Control for Servicers
HousingWire, May 20, 2019--Angie Derix
Fed Chairman Powell Warns of Economic Risks From Rising Business Debt
Wall Street Joural, May 20, 2019--Nick Timiraos, Andrew Ackerman (subscription)
CFPB's Assistant Enforcement Chief Resigns
National Mortgage News, May 20, 2019--Kate Berry (subscription)
Calabria: Housing Finance System Status Quo 'Not an Option'
NEW YORK--Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mark Calabria reiterated his vow to end the conservatorships of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and called for new legislation in Congress to address meaningful housing finance reform.
Vacant Homes Fetch Less Money and Take Longer to Sell
The financial crisis taught mortgage lenders, servicers and policymakers that vacant homes pose major problems-from maintenance, blight, lower neighborhood property values and crime. Now, with the crisis largely behind, a different kind of issue faces vacant properties, said Redfin, Seattle.
Personality Types--and Their Competitive Advantages
LOS ANGELES--Knowing your personality type and those of your co-workers can give you a competitive advantage, behavioral expert Dan Silvert said here at the MBA Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference.
LightBox, New York, acquired Real Capital Markets and Digital Map Products.
Dealmaker: Hunt Real Estate Capital Provides $41M in Freddie Mac Funding
Hunt Real Estate Capital, New York, provided $40.7 million in Freddie Mac funding for multifamily assets in Ohio and California.
MBA Risk Management, QA and Fraud Prevention Forum in Chicago Sept. 15-17
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Risk Management, QA and Fraud Prevention Forum takes place Sept. 15-17 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago.
Upcoming MBA Education School of Mortgage Banking I Courses
MBA Education presents its popular School of Mortgage Banking Course I this summer and fall.
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Through the MBA Member Advantage Program, you can save up to 29 percent on small package shipping with FedEx.