The Senate yesterday kicked off another week of debate on a sweeping regulatory relief bill that includes several provisions strongly supported by the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Home-Flipping Jumps to 11-Year High in 2017
More than 207,000 U.S. single-family homes and condos flipped in 2017, the highest level since 2006, said ATTOM Data Solutions, Irvine, Calif.
Mortgage Industry Still ‘Late to the Game' in Adopting Technology
It's 2018. Is this the year the mortgage industry finally bridges the Digital Divide? According to J.D. Power, Westlake Village, Calif., the answer is, not quite but it's getting there.
MBA Legal Issues/Regulatory Compliance Conference in L.A. Apr. 29-May 2
The Mortgage Bankers Association's annual Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Conference takes place Apr. 29-May 2 at the J.W. Marriott L.A. Live in Los Angeles.
MBA National Secondary Market Conference & Expo May 20-23
The Mortgage Bankers Association' National Secondary Market Conference & Expo returns to the Marriott Marquis in New York May 20-23.
MBA Education Advanced Servicing Workshop in Phoenix Apr. 4-5
MBA Education presents its Advance Servicing Workshop in Phoenix Apr. 4-5.
MBA Compliance Essentials HMDA Implementation Series Begins Mar. 28
MBA Education and the MBA Compliance Essentials program present a new four-part webinar series on Home Mortgage Disclosure Act issues beginning Wednesday, Mar. 28 with 2018 Issues & Considerations.
Commercial Loan Delinquencies Stay Down
Scotsman Guide, Mar. 6, 2018--Victor Whitman
HUD Selling Vacant Property Loans
Mortgage Daily, Mar. 6, 2018
Banks Want In on Tax Reform Plan to Spur Investment in Distressed Areas
National Mortgage News, Mar. 6, 2018--Brian Collins (subscription)
CFPB Finalizes Technical Correction to Mortgage Servicing Rule
National Mortgage News, Mar. 8, 2018--Kate Berry (subscription)
CFPB Giving Servicers 'More Latitude' in Dealing with Borrowers in Bankruptcy
HousingWire, Mar. 8, 2018--Ben Lane
Mulvaney's Idea for Curbing CFPB Clout: Hand It to Other Agencies
National Mortgage News, Mar. 7, 2018--Kate Berry (subscription)
Radian Relaxes Mortgage Insurance Requirements
Mortgage Daily, Mar. 6, 2018
3 Reasons to Be Optimistic about the Future of Non-QM Loans
HousingWire, Mar, 9, 2018--Tom Millon
GSE Credit Risk Transfer Programs are a Housing Reform Model
National Mortgage News, Mar. 7, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
RBS Will Pay N.Y. $500 Million Over Bogus Mortgage Marketing
Bloomberg, Mar. 7, 2018--Erik Larson, Greg Farrell
Lehman to Pay $2.4 Billion to End Crisis-Era Mortgage Claims
Bloomberg, Mar. 8, 2018--Tiffany Kary
1 Billboard Inside Wilmington, North Carolina
Mortgage Daily, Mar. 8, 2018
Texas Mortgage Servicing Layoffs at Wells Fargo
Mortgage Daily, Mar. 9, 2018
CMBS Delinquency Rates Improve Except for Retail Property Loans
National Mortgage News, Mar. 12, 2018--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Flagstar Closes on Santandar Bank Mortgage Warehouse Portfolio Acquisition
HousingWire, Mar. 12, 2018
Blackstone REIT Triples Industrial Holdings With $1.8 Billion Deal
Bloomberg, Mar. 12, 2018--Noah Buhayar