How to Participate

MBA's highly regarded research and economics group provides current, comprehensive industry data along with valuable benchmarking tools that make a difference for your business.

And whether it's in short- or long-term strategic planning, human resource management, servicing operations or origination analysis, your participation in MBA's surveys helps the industry succeed.

Our products and surveys cover all real estate business areas -- economic forecasting, residential, commercial and multifamily.

Learn how you and your company can reach your business goals and be part of the big picture by participating in one or more of the many surveys conducted by MBA. See below for complete details or select specific products from the list on the right.

Single-Family Products and Surveys

Weekly Applications Survey
All survey participants receive the overall summary results weekly and have access to the historical data, which dates back to 1990. There are two forms of data submission: an aggregated submission and a detailed, loan-level submission. Only participants who submit the loan-level data will receive the detailed reports on a monthly basis.

For more information on survey participation, please email mbaresearch@mba.org.


National Delinquency Survey

Survey participants receive copies of the report and tables every quarter. Participants can also subscribe to receive a customized delinquency and foreclosure report that compares their firm's results to rest of the industry.

For more information on survey participation, please email mbaresearch@mba.org.


Servicing Operations Study and Forum (SOSF) for Prime, Subprime and
Special Servicers

Participants in this study receive detailed data output files and a presentation book that outlines their individual company level data as well as compares their data in peer rankings and percentiles to other participating companies. As a benefit of participation, a forum is held in May for participants only to discuss the results of the study.

For more information, please contact Marina Walsh at (202) 557-2817, mwalsh@mba.org.


PGR: MBA and STRATMOR Peer Group Roundtables

Participants in this semi-annual study (Fall and Spring) receive a 110+ page databook with company level data for their peer group as well as presentation books summarizing the results for each cycle. Participants of this study are also invited to attend a roundtable with their peers to review survey results and discuss industry trends.

For more information on this study, please visit www.mbastratmor.com or contact Marina Walsh, MBA, at (202) 557-2879, mwalsh@mba.org, or Jim Cameron, STRATMOR, at (770) 632-4445, jim.cameron@stratmorgroup.com.

Mortgage Banking Compensation Survey
Survey participants receive detailed data on employee compensation and profiles of more than 300 residential real estate finance positions.

To learn more about the study and how to participate, please contact Rob Northway at McLagan Partners at (203) 602-1234, RNorthway@mclagan.com, or Marina Walsh, MBA, at (202) 557-2817, mwalsh@mba.org.

Builder Applications Survey
Measures loan application activity received by lenders affiliated with or work in cooperation with home builders for loans on new single-family properties. All survey participants receive monthly summary results and non-publicly available statistics regarding the new home purchase market.

For more information on survey participation, please email mbaresearch@mba.org.

Commercial/Multifamily Products and Surveys

Commercial/Multifamily Annual Origination Volumes
Participants in this survey are listed in MBA's annual ranking of commercial/multifamily originators and receive free copies of the reports Annual Origination Volume Summation and Annual Origination Rankings. There is NO COST to participate in this survey.

To participate in this survey or to find out more, email crefresearch@mba.org or call (202) 557-2863.


Commercial/Multifamily Quarterly Mortgage Banker Originations Survey

Participants in this survey are a part of an industry leading survey on commercial/multifamily mortgage finance and get an advance copy of the Quarterly Origination Survey. There is NO COST to participate in this survey.

To participate in this survey or to find out more, email crefresearch@mba.org or call (202) 557-2863.


Commercial/Multifamily Servicing Survey

Participants in this survey are listed in MBA's midyear and annual ranking of commercial/multifamily servicing and receive copies of the reports Year-end Survey of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Servicing Volumes and Special MidYear Survey of Large Servicers. There is NO COST to participate in this survey.

To participate in this survey or to find out more, email crefresearch@mba.org or call (202) 557-2863.


Commercial/Multifamily Survey of Loan Maturity Volumes

Participants in this survey are a part of an industry leading survey on commercial/multifamily mortgage finance and receive copies of the Annual Commercial/Multifamily Survey of Loan Maturity Volumes report. There is NO COST to participate in this survey.

To participate in this survey or to find out more, email crefresearch@mba.org or call (202) 557-2863.


Commercial/Multifamily Compensation Survey

Participants in this survey receive detailed information on commercial real estate finance positions and employee benefits. Survey data is analyzed by geographic region, loan production volume, loan servicing portfolio, revenue and number or employees. Only participants receive copies of the results of the Commercial/Multifamily Compensation Survey.

To find out about pricing or to participate in this survey, email crefresearch@mba.org or contact McLagan Partners at (203) 602-1234.