Mortgage Bankers Association President and CEO Robert Broeksmit, CMB, in testimony Mar. 27 before the Senate Banking Committee, said Congress should move forward with comprehensive housing reform legislation without delay.
MBA, Trade Groups Urge House to Reject Carried Interest Bill
The Mortgage Bankers Association and more than a dozen industry trade groups sent a joint letter to Capitol Hill urging that House to reject legislation that would end capital gains treatment of carried interest.
MISMO Recommends DMN Standard
MISMO, the mortgage industry's standards organization, recommended use of the Decision Model and Notation standard for documentation, implementation, execution and exchange of business rules and decisions across the mortgage industry.
CMBS Defeasance Volume Rebounds
Commercial mortgage-backed securities defeasance volume rebounded last year after a two-year decline, reported Moody's Investors Service, New York.
MBA Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference in L.A. May 14-17
The Mortgage Bankers Association's annual Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference takes place May 14-17 at the J.W. Marriott L.A. Live in Los Angeles.
MBA National Secondary Market Conference & Expo May 19-22
The Mortgage Bankers Association's National Secondary Market Conference & Expo returns to the New York Marriott Marquis May 19-22.
MBA Education Advanced Risk Management for Pros June 3-5 in D.C.
MBA Education presents its popular Advanced Risk Management for Mortgage Pros Workshop, in conjunction with the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, in Washington, D.C. June 3-5.
MBA Legal Issues & Regulatory Compliance Conference in New Orleans May 5-8
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Legal Issues & Regulatory Compliance Conference takes place May 5-8 at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans.
MBA Education UMBS and Your Business: Best Practices for Readiness Webinar Apr. 10
MBA Education presents a webinar, UMBS and Your Business: Best Practices for Readiness Webinar, on Wednesday, Apr. 10 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. ET.
Housing Industry Responds to Trump's Calls for Housing Finance Reform
HousingWire, Mar. 28, 2019
Trump Directs Treasury, HUD to Enact Housing Finance Reform
Mortgage Orb, Mar. 27, 2019--Patrick Barnard
Trump Officially Calls for End to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Conservatorship
HousingWire, Mar. 27, 2019--Jessica Guerin, Ben Lane
Mortgage Profitability Hits All-Time Low in Q4
HousingWire, Mar. 27, 2019--Kelsey Ramirez
GSE Capital Rule Expected This Summer: FHFA's Otting
National Mortgage News, Mar. 28, 2019--Hannah Lang, Rachel Witkowski (subscription)
Mortgage Bond Market on Edge After a Spike in Home Refinancings
Bloomberg, Mar. 28, 2019--Christopher Maloney
Trump Asks HUD to Address Financial Viability of Reverse Mortgage Program
HousingWire, Mar. 28, 2019--Jessica Guerin
Income Application Fraud Risk to Rise in Buying Season: First American
National Mortgage News, Mar. 29, 2019--Brad Finkelstein (subscription)
Ocwen Settles with Masssachusetts over Alleged 'Widespread' Mortgage Servicing Issues
HousingWire, Mar. 29, 2019--Ben Lane
California Lawmaker Considers Statewide CFPB
American Banker, Mar. 27, 2019--Kate Berry (subscription)