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    MBA Honors Stacey Berger with 2020 CREF Distinguished Service Award

    CONTACT Falen Taylor ftaylor@mba.org (202) 557-2771 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 13, 2020) -  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) on Monday awarded Stacey Berger, Executive Vice President of Midland Loan Services, with the 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF) Distinguished S...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 12, 2020) -  Mortgage applications increased 1.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    Mortgage Delinquencies Decrease in Fourth Quarter of 2019

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 11, 2020) - The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-fourunit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 3.77 percent of all loans outstanding at the end of the fourt...


    MBA Presents Freddie Mac Multifamily with Commercial/Multifamily Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Award

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 SAN DIEGO (February 10, 2020) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today announced at its 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo that Freddie Mac Multifamily has been award...


    Prepared Remarks of MBA Chairman Brian Stoffers, CMB, Global President, Debt & Structured Finance of CBRE, at the 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 SAN DIEGO (February 10, 2020) - MBA Chairman Brian Stoffers, CMB, Global President, Debt & Structured Finance of CBRE, delivered the following remarks here today at the 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance/M...


    Prepared Remarks of MBA President and CEO Bob Broeksmit, CMB, at the 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 10, 2019) -  SAN DIEGO (February 10, 2020) - Bob Broeksmit, CMB, MBA President and CEO, delivered the following remarks here today at MBA's 2020 Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifa...


    Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Maturity Volumes to Increase 48 Percent in 2020

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 SAN DIEGO (February 9, 2020) - $163.2 billion of the $2.2 trillion (7 percent) of outstanding commercial and multifamily mortgages held by non-bank lenders and investors will mature in 2020, a 48 percent increase from th...


    Commercial/Multifamily Borrowing Climbed to a New High to Close out 2019

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 SAN DIEGO (February 9, 2020) - A 7 percent increase in commercial and multifamily mortgage originations in the fourth quarter of 2019 capped off what was a strong 2019 for the market, according to preliminary estima...


    MBA Releases 2019 Year-End Commercial/Multifamily Servicer Rankings

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 SAN DIEGO (February 9, 2020) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its year-end ranking of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicers' volumes (as of December 31, 2019) here today at the 2020 Commerci...


    Freddie Mac’s Deborah Jenkins Joins MBA Opens Doors Foundation Board of Directors

    CONTACT Falen Taylor ftaylor@mba.org (202) 557-2771 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 6, 2020) -  The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced that Deborah (Debby) Jenkins, Executive Vice President and Head of Multifamily, Freddie Mac, has joined its Board of Directors. Op...


    Mortgage Credit Availability Decreased in January

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 6, 2020) -  Mortgage credit availability decreased in January according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data from...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 5, 2020) -  Mortgage applications increased 5.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 29, 2020) -  Mortgage applications increased 7.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 22, 2020) -  Mortgage applications decreased 1.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending...


    MBA Statement on CFPB's Letter Regarding the Qualified Mortgage Standard

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst  rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 21, 2020) - Statement by MBA President and CEO Bob Broeksmit about the CFPB's letter to senior members of Congress regarding the Bureau's plans for a revised Qualified Mortgage standard: ...


    December New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 38.7 Percent

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 16, 2020) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for December 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 38.7 percent compared to Decemb...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 15, 2020) -  Mortgage applications increased 30.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    Mortgage Credit Availability Decreased in December

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 13, 2020) -  Mortgage credit availability decreased in December according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data fro...


    CREF Outlook Survey: Majority of Firms Expect Originations to Increase in 2020

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 9, 2020) -  Following what is expected to be a record year of lending in 2019, commercial and multifamily mortgage originators anticipate 2020 to be another strong year. That is accord...


    Mortgage Applications Decreased Over Two Week Period in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 8, 2020) -  Mortgage applications decreased 1.5 percent from two weeks earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending...


    Forecast: Commercial/Multifamily Lending to Climb 9 Percent to $683 Billion in 2020

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 7, 2020) - Commercial and multifamily mortgage bankers are expected to close a record $683 billion of loans backed by income-producing properties in 2020, a 9 percent increase from 2019's anticipated...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 26, 2019) -  Mortgage applications decreased 5.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 26, 2019) -  Mortgage applications decreased 5.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    MBA Statement on 2020 Spending Bill

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 19, 2019) -  MBA President and CEO Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, released the following statement congratulating the House and Senate for passing the Fiscal Year 2020 domestic "minibus" appropriat...


    MBA Statement on 2020 Spending Bill

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 19, 2019) -  MBA President and CEO Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, released the following statement congratulating the House and Senate for passing the Fiscal Year 2020 domestic "minibus" appropriat...


    Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt Increased $75.7 Billion in the Third Quarter of 2019

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 19, 2019) -  The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding rose by $75.7 billion (2.2 percent) in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) lat...


    MBA Opens Doors Foundation Announces Alliance with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

    CONTACT Falen Taylor ftaylor@mba.org (202) 557-2771 WASHINGTON D.C. (December 18, 2019) - The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced a new alliance with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), establishing Opens Doors' first collaboration with a Pennsylvania-based ...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 18, 2019) -  Mortgage applications decreased 5.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    November New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 27.1 Percent

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 12, 2019) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for November 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 27.1 percent compared from a y...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 11, 2019) -  Mortgage applications increased 3.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    MBA Statement on the Senate Banking Committee Approval of the Nomination of Brian Montgomery for HUD Deputy Secretary

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 10, 2019) - Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), regarding the Senate Banking Committee approval of the nomination of FHA Co...


    New MBA White Paper, Where From Here?, Analyzes Commercial Real Estate Trends and Outlook

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 10, 2019) -  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released a new white paper, Where From Here?, which examines current economic trends and commercial/multifamily real estate market cond...


    Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Delinquencies Stay Low in the Third Quarter of 2019

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 5, 2019) -  Commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquencies remained low in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Commercial/Multifamily Delinquen...


    Statement of MBA President & CEO Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, on FSOC’s 2019 Annual Report

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 5, 2019) - Statement from Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), on the Financial Stability Oversight Council's (FSOC) 2019 Annual Report: ...


    Mortgage Credit Availability Increased in November

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 5, 2019) -  Mortgage credit availability increased in November according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data fro...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 4, 2019) -  Mortgage applications decreased 9.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 27, 2019) -  Mortgage applications increased 1.5 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    IMB Profits Rise to Near Seven-Year High in Third Quarter of 2019

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 21, 2019) - Independent mortgage banks (IMBs) and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered banks reported a net gain of $1,924 on each loan they originated in the third quarter of 2019, up from a reported gain...


    Robert D. Broeksmit Statement on Finalized HVCRE Risk-Based Capital Rule

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 20, 2019) -  Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement on the federal bank regulatory agencies' - the Federal Reserve, F...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 20, 2019) -  Mortgage applications decreased 2.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    Robert D. Broeksmit Statement on House Passage of TRIA Reauthorization

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 19, 2019) -  Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement on the U.S. House of Representatives' passage of H.R. 4634,...


    October New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 31.5 Percent

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 19, 2019) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for October 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 31.5 percent compared from a ye...


    MBA Opens Doors Posts Another Record Year of Fundraising

    CONTACT Falen Taylor ftaylor@mba.org (202) 557-2771 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 18, 2019) -  The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced it raised $644,000 during the Mortgage Bankers Association's 2019 Annual Convention and Expo, held in Austin, Texas, on Oct. 27-3...


    CMBS Market Plays a Significant Role in Commercial/Multifamily Real Estate Finance

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 18, 2019) -  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released a new white paper, Role of CMBS in the Financing of Commercial and Multifamily Real Estate in America, which gives an overview of t...


    MBA Comments on FHA's Annual Report to Congress

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557-2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 14, 2019) -  Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Developmen...


    Mortgage Delinquencies Fall to Lowest Level in Nearly 25 Years

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 14, 2019) -  The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-fourunit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 3.97 percent of all loans outstanding at the end of the thir...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 13, 2019) -  Mortgage applications increased 9.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week endin...


    Mortgage Credit Availability Increased in October

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 12, 2019) -  Mortgage credit availability increased in October according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data fro...


    MISMO® Issues Taxpayer Consent Language as Solution for New IRS Requirement on Sharing Tax Transcripts

    CONTACT Adam DeSanctis adesanctis@mba.org (202) 557-2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 8, 2019) -  MISMO®, the mortgage industry's standards organization, has issued its Taxpayer Consent Language, which permits lenders to share tax information received from the Internal Reven...


    MBA Announces Two Affordable Housing Advisory Councils

    CONTACT John Mechem jmechem@mba.org (202) 557-2924 WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 7, 2019) -  The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) announced today the formation of two advisory councils as part of its new affordable housing initiative.  Unveiled in June, MBA's initiative was cre...


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