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MBA

September New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 34.2 Percent

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The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for September 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 34.2 percent compared to a year ago.
MBA

MBA’s Lisa Haynes Honored as Association CFO of the Year by Association TRENDS

National
Lisa J. Haynes, SVP, Chief Financial Officer and Diversity and Inclusion Officer at the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), was presented with the Association CFO of the Year Award by Association TRENDS. Haynes received the award at the Nonprofit CFO of the Year Awards reception in Washington.
Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae MBS Outstanding Increases to $2.093 Trillion

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Ginnie Mae today announced that issuance of its mortgage-backed securities (MBS) totaled $53.517 billion in September, providing financing for more than 207,000 homeowners and renters.
Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae Executive Vice President Kasper To Pursue New Opportunity

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) today announced Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer Maren Kasper will be stepping down on October 18 to pursue an opportunity in the private sector

Top Tips For Buying Your First Home

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Buying your first home can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. While moving home can be a whirlwind, with a good understanding of the process and what documents you need to be completed by what stage of the moving process, you can rest assured that your move will go to plan. In order to make buying your first home easier for you, we've put together some of our top tips.
MBA

Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

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Mortgage applications increased 5.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending October 4, 2019.
MBA

Mortgage Credit Availability Increased in September

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Mortgage credit availability increased in September according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data from Ellie Mae's AllRegs® Market Clarity® business information tool.
CSBS

State Mortgage Regulators Call for Simplified Data Transfer Process for Loan Origination Software Users

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Washington, DC -- State regulators are encouraging industry to integrate state-developed data standards with mortgage loan origination systems, said the Conference of State Bank...
MBA

MBA Statement on the Nomination of Brian Montgomery to be HUD Deputy Secretary

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Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), regarding President Trump's announcement that he intends to nominate FHA Commissioner Brian Montgomery to be the next Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Senior Housing Wealth Reaches Record $7.17 Trillion

National
Homeowners 62 and older saw their housing wealth grow by 0.5 percent or $32 billion in the second quarter to a record $7.17 trillion from Q1 2019, the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association reported today in its quarterly release of the NRMLA/RiskSpan Reverse Mortgage Market Index.
Energy Efficient Mortgage

Get Yourself an Energy Efficient Mortgage

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Energy efficiency is a buzz word in the real estate industry right now, and not without reason. Following the Paris Agreement drafted at the end of 2015, strategic plans and goals have been defined by countries, cities
MBA

Multifamily Lending Jumped 19 Percent to Record High $339.2 Billion in 2018

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Favorable market conditions helped spur a 19 percent increase in multifamily lending in 2018 to a new high in dollar volume, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) annual report of the multifamily lending market.
MBA

Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Delinquencies Remain Low in the Second Quarter of 2019

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Commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquencies remained low in the second quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Commercial/Multifamily Delinquency Report.
NAR

NAR Responds to CFPB’s Rulemaking Notice on the Qualified Mortgage Patch Issue

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The National Association of Realtors® is calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to improve the Qualified Mortgage definition and patch while supporting an extension before a long-term solution is secured.
MBA

August New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 33 Percent

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for August 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 33 percent compared to a year ago.
MBA

MBA Statement on Enhancements to the CFPB Consumer Complaint Database

National
Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), regarding enhancements to the CFPB Consumer Complaint Database announced today

Five Defendants Indicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

National
Fraudulently Depressed Short Sale Prices, Costing Mortgage Loan Holders Millions of Dollars. An indictment was unsealed today in federal court in Brooklyn charging Iskyo Aronov, Michael Konstantinovskiy
MBA

International Housing Association Focuses on Access to Housing Finance

National
The International Housing Association (IHA) is focusing on ways potential home owners across the world can access housing finance to achieve homeownership, IHA leaders announced during
MBA

Mortgage Credit Availability Decreased in August

National
Mortgage credit availability decreased in August according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) that analyzes data from Ellie Mae's AllRegs® Market Clarity® business information tool
MBA

MBA Releases 2019 Mid-Year Commercial/Multifamily Servicer Rankings

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The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released its mid-year rankings of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicers' volumes as of June 30, 2019. At the top of the list of firms is Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., with $681.8 billion in master