Black Knight, Jacksonville, Fla., reported the share of borrowers who remain with their prior servicer post-refinance reached record lows, creating possible challenges in an ever more competitive marketplace.
Q&A: Marcia Davies, Mortgage Bankers Association
Scotsman Guide, May 6, 2019--Jim Davis
CMB: 'The Industry Standard of Professional Success'
Mortgage Media, May 6, 2019
Critics Say HUD Bid to Restrict Down Payment Programs Skirts Law
American Banker, May 6, 2019--Hannah Lang (subscription)
5 Reasons Nonbank Mortgage Lenders Look to Break New Ground
National Mortgage News, May 6, 2019--Bonnie Sinnock (subscription)
Gateway Mortgage Group Completes Bank Acquisition
National Mortgage Professional, May 6, 2019--Phil Hall
PIMCO Mortgage Trust Sets Terms of IPO, to Raise About $1 Billion
MarketWatch, May 6, 2019--Tomi Kilgore
The 55+ Housing Market is Booming
HousingWire, May 6, 2019--Jessica Guerin
CoreLogic: March Home Price Appreciation Slows to Under 4%
CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif., said March annual home price appreciation slowed to just 3.7 percent, although it noted price appreciation could tick up to nearly 5 percent by year-end.
Phoenix Regains Top 'Migration Destination' in 1Q
Redfin, Seattle, reported 25 percent of its website home searchers looked to move to another metro area in the first quarter, up from 23 percent last year, tying its highest level on record.
CBRE: 1st Quarter CRE Lending Up 18%
Commercial real estate lending activity started 2019 strong as equity and debt markets were calmed by the Federal Reserve's decision to hold firm on rates, reported CBRE, Los Angeles.
Dealmaker: Park Hotels to Buy Chesapeake Lodging Trust for $2.7B
Park Hotels & Resorts, Tysons Va., agreed to buy fellow real estate investment trust Chesapeake Lodging Trust, Arlington, Va., in a $2.7 billion deal.
MBA Document Custody Workshop June 20
The Mortgage Bankers Association's popular Document Custody Workshop takes place Thursday, June 20 at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, Va.
MBA Compliance Essentials Offers Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional Designation Level 1
Earn recognition for your mortgage compliance expertise: MBA Education and the MBA Compliance Essentials program offer the only certification and designation program geared exclusively towards compliance professionals in the mortgage finance industry, the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP).
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.