The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) is the national association representing the real estate finance industry, an industry that employs more than 280,000 people in virtually every community in the country. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the association works to ensure the continued strength of the nation’s residential and commercial real estate markets; to expand homeownership and extend access to affordable housing to all Americans. MBA promotes fair and ethical lending practices and fosters professional excellence among real estate finance employees through a wide range of educational programs and a variety of publications. Its membership of over 2,400 companies includes all elements of real estate finance: mortgage companies, mortgage brokers, commercial banks, thrifts, Wall Street conduits, life insurance companies and others in the mortgage lending field.

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Mortgage Bankers Association
1331 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202) 557-2700

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Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

>Mortgage applications decreased 2.5 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending July 13, 2018. Last week's results included an adjustment for the Fourth of July holiday.
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Mortgage Credit Availability Increased in June

Mortgage credit availability increased in June according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data from Ellie Mae's AllRegs® Market Clarity® business information tool
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EscrowTab Receives MISMO® Software Certification for Paperless Signing Technology

MISMO is pleased to announce that EscrowTab, Inc., a provider of paperless closing technology, has received MISMO certification for their EscrowTab software product. EscrowTab achieved Premiere Level Certification, which is the highest level certification available by MISMO.
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RIHA Releases New Report: Quantified Parking – Comprehensive Parking Inventories for Five Major U.S....

The Mortgage Bankers Association's Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA) today released a new report, Quantified Parking: Comprehensive Parking Inventories for Five Major U.S. Cities, authored by Eric Scharnhorst, Principal Data Scientist at Parkingmill.
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Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications decreased 0.5 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 29, 2018.
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MBA Hires Holly Cannon as Vice President of Human Resources

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) announced Holly Cannon, SHRM-SCP, has been hired as Vice President of Human Resources. She will replace Gene Neill, SPHR, who is retiring after an illustrious career with the MBA.
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MBA Statement on Proposal to Reform Government’s Role in Housing Finance

David H. Stevens, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) issued the following statement regarding the proposal to reform the government's role in housing finance
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Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications increased 5.1 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 15, 2018.
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MBA Statement on Kathy Kraninger Nomination to be BCFP Director

Dave Motley, CMB, Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and President of Colonial Savings, F.A., released the following statement regarding President Trump's nomination of Kathy Kraninger to become the next Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (BCFP)
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First Quarter Commercial/Multifamily Delinquencies Remain at Low Levels

Delinquency rates for commercial and multifamily mortgage loans were relatively flat in the first quarter of 2018, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Commercial/Multifamily Delinquency Report.
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May New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Decreased 0.5 Percent Year over Year

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for May 2018 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases decreased 0.5 percent compared to May 2017. Compared to April 2018, applications decreased by 4 percent.This change does not include any adjustment for typical seasonal patterns.
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MBA Announces Path to Diversity Scholarship Winners, Thanks Donors

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today announced that 86 individual employees from 35 different MBA member companies have been awarded the Path to Diversity (P2D) scholarship in the first seven months of the fiscal year. The scholarship recognizes existing industry professionals from diverse backgrounds who are seeking to advance their careers through continuing education.
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Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications decreased 1.5 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending June 8, 2018. Last week's results included an adjustment for the Memorial Day holiday
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Mortgage Credit Availability Increased in May

Mortgage credit availability increased in May according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data from Ellie Mae's AllRegs® Market Clarity® business information tool.
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MBA Research Releases Report on Current Trends in Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Financing

Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Research today released a market overview highlighting the current trends in Commercial/Multifamily real estate finance. The report identifies headwinds and tailwinds the market will face in the coming months, summarizes the available data on current market conditions, and discusses the different sources of capital playing a role in the market now

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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CREELiT LAUNCHES AMARKI MARKETING PLATFORM FOR REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND FRANCHISES

Creel Information Technology, Inc (CREELliT), Inc., a leading digital marketing platform solutions provider, today announced the launch of a new platform for enterprise real estate brokers and franchises, Amarki.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

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New ULI Report Explores Growing Interest in Building for Health and...

The growing popularity of building for health and wellness and the value derived from it are explored in a new Urban Land Institute (ULI) report, The Business Case for Healthy Buildings: Insights from Early Adopters.