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    Homeownership Collaborative Creates Opportunities, Releases First Report

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 27, 2018) - The Homeownership Collaborative, a coalition of real estate trade associations and nonprofit housing counseling providers, today released its first report on steps that can be taken to increase the u...


    Deborah Dubois Appointed President of MBA Opens Doors Foundation

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 26, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today announced that Deborah Dubois has been hired as President of the MBA Opens Doors Foundation (MBA Opens Doors). MBA Opens Doors provides rental and mortgag...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 21, 2018) - Mortgage applications decreased 6.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending February 16,...


    MBA Statement on Flawed Reveal News Analysis on Mortgage Lending

    CONTACT John Mechem jmechem@mba.org (202) 557- 2924 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 15, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released the following statement on the flawed Reveal News analysis on mortgage lending: "There is no place in our society for discriminatory lend...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 30, 2015) - WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 14, 2018) - Mortgage applications decreased 4.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications S...


    MBA Applauds House Passage of H.R. 3978, the TRID Improvement Act

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February, 2018) - David H. Stevens, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement praising the House passage of  H.R. 3978, the TRID Improvement Ac...


    MBA Presents JLL with Commercial/Multifamily Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 SAN DIEGO, CA (February 13, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today awarded JLL the 2018 Commercial/Multifamily Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award for its efforts in organizational diversity and inclusion. "JLL's...


    January New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 18.4 Percent Year over Year

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 13, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for January 2018 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 18.4 percent compared to January 2017. Compa...


    MBA Honors Tom Dennard with 2018 CREF Distinguished Service Award

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 SAN DIEGO, CA (February 12, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today awarded Thomas S. Dennard, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, with the 2018 Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF) Disti...


    MBA Forecasts Commercial and Multifamily Origination Volume at $549 Billion in 2018

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 SAN DIEGO, CA (February 11, 2018)- The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) projects commercial and multifamily mortgage originations will decline slightly in 2018, ending the year at $549 billion, down three percent from the 2017 volumes. ...


    Volume of Commercial and Multifamily Mortgages Maturing Drops 42 percent in 2018

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 30, 2015) - SAN DIEGO, CA (February 11, 2018) - According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's 2017 Commercial Real Estate/Multifamily Survey of Loan Maturity Volumes, 6 percent, or $102.2 billion, of the $1.8 t...


    Commercial/Multifamily Borrowing Up 15 percent Year-over-Year

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 SAN DIEGO, CA (February 11, 2018)- Commercial and multifamily mortgage originations were up 15 percent for the full year 2017 over 2016, according to preliminary estimates from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Quarterly Survey of ...


    MBA Releases 2017 Year-End Commercial/Multifamily Servicer Rankings

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 SAN DIEGO, CA (February 11, 2018)- The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released its year-end ranking of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicers' volumes as of December 31, 2017.  At the top of the list of firms is Well...


    Mortgage Delinquency Rate Up in 4th Quarter

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 Hurricanes Drive Up 60-Day and 90-Day Delinquencies  WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 8, 2018) - The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-four-unit residential properties increased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.17 percent of ...


    Prepared Remarks of Chairman Dave Motley,CMB at MBA's National Mortgage Servicing Conference and Expo 2018

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 30, 2015) - GRAPEVINE, TX (February 7, 2018)- Dave Motley, CMB, 2018 Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Chairman and President of Colonial Savings, F.A. today delivered the following remarks a...


    Mortgage Applications Slightly Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 7, 2018) - Mortgage applications increased 0.7 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending February 2, 2...


    Mortgage Credit Availability Increases in January

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727  WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 6, 2018) - Mortgage credit availability increased in January according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data fro...


    MBA Statement on S. 2361, The Housing Opportunity Mortgage Expansion (HOME) Act

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 1, 2018) - David H. Stevens, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement, and sent a letter of support, commending the introduction of S. 2361, th...


    MBA Comment on Appeals Court Ruling in PHH v CFPB

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst  rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 1, 2018) - David Motley, CMB, Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association, issued the following statement in response to the DC Circuit Court Of Appeals ruling in the case of PHH Corporatio...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 31, 2018) - Mortgage applications decreased 2.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 26, 2...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 24, 2018) - Mortgage applications increased 4.5 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 19, 2...


    MISMO Recognizes Contributor Award Winners

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 24, 2018) -MISMO®  , the Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization, today announced its 2017 Contributor Award Winners.  "MISMO's tremendous success over the past year is directly attribu...


    MBA Statement on FHFA's Perspective on Housing Finance Reform

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 18, 2018) - David H. Stevens, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement regarding FHFA's paper entitled, "Federal Housing Finance Agency Perspect...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Name EMAIL@mba.org (202) 557- 27XX WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 17, 2018) - Mortgage applications increased 4.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 12, 2018. T...


    December New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increase 7.8 Percent Year over Year

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 11, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Applications Survey (BAS) data for December 2017 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 7.8 percent compared to December 2016. Comp...


    MBA Chairman Dave Motley, CMB, Testifies on Loan Churning in VA Refinance Program

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 10, 2018)- Dave Motley, CMB, Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), testified today before the U.S. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity ...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 10, 2018) - Mortgage applications increased 8.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 5, 20...


    MBA Awards Over $120,000 in Path to Diversity and Inclusion Scholarships in 2017

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 4, 2018) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today announced that it awarded $121,283 in scholarships in 2017 to 102 minorities and women under its Path to Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship Program. The ...


    MBA Releases 2018 CREF Outlook Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 4, 2018) - Commercial and multifamily mortgage originators expect another strong year according to the 2018 MBA CREF Outlook Survey. Nearly four-in-five (78 percent) of the top commercial/multifamily firms expect...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease Over Two Week Period in Latest MBA Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 3, 2018) - Mortgage applications decreased 2.8 percent from two weeks earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending December 29, ...


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    MBA Opens Doors Celebrates Successful 2017

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 21, 2017) - The Mortgage Bankers Association Opens Doors Foundation (MBA Opens Doors) today announced it raised a record $1.8 million in calendar year 2017, furthering its mission to help families meet their hou...


    MBA Welcomes 18 New Members in November and December

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 21, 2017) - Today, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) announced that in October it welcomed 18 new regular members to its ranks, which currently numbers more than 2,300 member companies. ...


    MBA Statement on FHFA Establishing Limited Capital Cushion

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 21, 2017) - David H. Stevens, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, offered the following statement regarding FHFA's decision to allow the GSEs to build a limited capita...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 30, 2015) - WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 20, 2017) - Mortgage applications decreased 4.9 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications S...


    MBA Applauds Inclusion of Housing Provisions in the Tax Bill

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 19, 2017) - David H. Stevens, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, offered the following statement lauding the inclusion of important real estate provisions in the conferenc...


    Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 13, 2017) - Mortgage applications decreased 2.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending December 8, ...


    MBA Statement on Financial Services Committee Passage of Mortgage-Related Bills

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst  rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 13, 2017) - MBA President and CEO David H. Stevens, CMB, released the following statement regarding the final passage by the House Financial Services Committee of H.R. 2948, The SAFE Transit...


    November New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increase 12.2 Percent Year over Year

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 12, 2017) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Applications Survey (BAS) data for November 2017 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 12.2 percent compared to November 2016. Co...


    MBA Retains Spencer Stuart for President and CEO Search

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 12, 2017) - The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today announced that it has retained Spencer Stuart, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm, to assist with the sear...


    Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt Rises to $3.11 Trillion; CMBS Debt Outstanding Reverses Years-Long Decline

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 12, 2017)- The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $45.4 billion, or 1.5%, to $3.11 trillion in the third quarter of 2017 as all four major investor groups, including Commercia...


    MBA Chairman-Elect Chris George Testifies on Regulatory Relief

    CONTACT Name EMAIL@mba.org (202) 557- 27XX WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 7, 2017) - Christopher M. George, Chairman-Elect of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and the founder, President and CEO of CMG Financial, testified today before the U.S. House of Representatives Financ...


    MBA Applauds HUD Announcement on PACE Loan Reforms

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 7, 2017)- Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) President and CEO David H. Stevens, CMB, issued the following statement in response to the Department of Housing and Urban Development's revised polici...


    Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

    CONTACT Ali Ahmad aahmad@mba.org (202) 557- 2727 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 6, 2017) - Mortgage applications increased 4.7 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending December 1, 2...


    MBA Statement on Senate Banking Committee Approval of Regulatory Relief Bill

    CONTACT Rob Van Raaphorst rvanraaphorst@mba.org (202) 557- 2799 WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 5, 2017) - David H. Stevens, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released the following statement applauding the Senate Banking Committee and Chairman Mike C...


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