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Featured Stories

Teachable Moments from the CFPB

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau offers lenders some unique learning experiences—called enforcement examinations. As Weiner Brodsky Kider PC's Mitch Kider and Newbold Advisors' Tim Gaven tell us, you can learn a lot by going through one.

Q&A with Wells Fargo's Franklin Codel and Brad Blackwell

Robert Stowe England interviews the executives leading Wells Fargo's home lending strategy. Franklin Codel and Brad Blackwell talk about implementing the strategy and discuss a new first-time borrower loan program that's gaining lots of traction.

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In Every Issue

Valuable charts and graphs
Every issue of Mortgage Banking includes up-to-date data and information about the mortgage banking industry, including:

ArrowPrice Watch: 
Market performance data on home-price trends, from CoreLogic.

ArrowThe Appraisal Accuracy Index:
Differences in appraised values vs. sales contract prices, from Platinum Data Solutions.

ArrowThe Fraud File:
Highest-risk MSAs for mortgage fraud, from First American Mortgage Solutions.

ArrowLending Trends
Data showing non-QM and loan volume trends, from Optimal Blue.

Latest from the industry Experts

Read all about the latest moves of your industry colleagues.

Next Issue

Coming in the October issue—special MB tributes:

For Mortgage Banking magazine's final issue (October 2016), submit in 100 words or less what you will miss about Mortgage Banking when it is gone or how something you read in the magazine impacted your career. An article called "MB Tributes" will quote from the best. Send your submission to by Sept. 9 with subject line: MB Tributes.


Janet Hewitt, editor in chief of Mortgage Banking magazine, recently announced that she will be retiring from MBA in September. With this announcement, MBA has made the very difficult decision to retire Mortgage Banking. Our final issue will be this October. We want to thank all of our readers for their support.

We know the information you've come to rely on from Mortgage Banking is important to you and your business. In the coming months, MBA will be unveiling a new online publication that will feature a wide variety of news, commentary, research and analysis of issues facing the real estate finance industry. Please be on the lookout for information about this new digital venture in the near future.