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Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae MBS Outstanding Increases to $2.118 Trillion

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Ginnie Mae announced that issuance of its mortgage-backed securities (MBS) totaled $54.74 billion in December, providing financing for more than 214,999 homeowners and renters.
MBA

MBA Statement on CFPB’s Letter Regarding the Qualified Mortgage Standard

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Statement by MBA President and CEO Bob Broeksmit about the CFPB's letter to senior members of Congress regarding the Bureau's plans for a revised Qualified Mortgage standard
MBA

Mortgage Credit Availability Decreased in December

National
Mortgage credit availability decreased in December 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

SRR settles SAFE MLO Test questions lawsuit

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The Conference of State Bank Supervisors subsidiary that operates the Nationwide Multistate Licensing System (NMLS) settled a lawsuit against four defendants who were alleged to have misused and reproduced copyrighted questions from the national exam
FTC

Mortgage Broker That Posted Personal Information about Consumers in Response to Negative Yelp Reviews...

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A California-based mortgage broker will pay $120,000 to settle Federal Trade Commission allegations that it violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act and other laws by revealing personal
MBA

Forecast: Commercial/Multifamily Lending to Climb 9 Percent to $683 Billion in 2020

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Commercial and multifamily mortgage bankers are expected to close a record $683 billion of loans backed by income-producing properties in 2020, a 9 percent increase from 2019's anticipated record volume of $628 billion
MBA

Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt Increased $75.7 Billion in the Third Quarter of 2019

National
The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding rose by $75.7 billion (2.2 percent) in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA)

Senior Housing Wealth Reaches Record $7.19 Trillion

National
Homeowners 62 and older saw their housing wealth grow by 0.3 percent or $24 billion in the third quarter to a record $7.19 trillion from Q2 2019, the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association reported today in its quarterly release of the NRMLA/RiskSpan Reverse Mortgage Market Index.
MBA

MBA Opens Doors Foundation Announces Alliance with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

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The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced a new alliance with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), establishing Opens Doors' first collaboration
MBA

November New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 27.1 Percent

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for November 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 27.1 percent compared from a year ago.
MBA

MBA Statement on the Senate Banking Committee Approval of the Nomination of Brian Montgomery...

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Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), regarding the Senate Banking Committee approval of the nomination of FHA
MBA

New MBA White Paper, Where From Here?, Analyzes Commercial Real Estate Trends and Outlook

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released a new white paper, Where From Here?, which examines current economic trends and commercial/multifamily real estate market
MBA

Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Delinquencies Stay Low in the Third Quarter of 2019

National
Commercial and multifamily mortgage delinquencies remained low in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Commercial/Multifamily
MBA

Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

National
Mortgage applications decreased 9.2 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending November 29, 2019.
Mortgage Broker Vancouver Company

Why Look For A Mortgage Broker Vancouver Company Near You

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Most Canadians dream of having a home of their own as soon as they leave their parents’ house. It is something that is common with most adults who are already in the real world, working to make ends meet.
MBA

IMB Profits Rise to Near Seven-Year High in Third Quarter of 2019

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Independent mortgage banks (IMBs) and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered banks reported a net gain of $1,924 on each loan they originated in the third quarter of 2019
MBA

October New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 31.5 Percent

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for October 2019 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 31.5 percent compared from a year ago.
MBA

CMBS Market Plays a Significant Role in Commercial/Multifamily Real Estate Finance

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released a new white paper, Role of CMBS in the Financing of Commercial and Multifamily Real Estate in America
Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae’s Director of MBS Policy and Program Development to Speak at Rewired Conference

National
Angel Hernandez, Ginnie Mae’s Director of MBS Policy and Program Development, will outline the corporation’s progress in the development of a digital mortgage solution framework
Foreclosure Process

When the Hammer Falls: A Look Into the Foreclosure Process

National
Have you wondered what the process is for a foreclosure on a property? According to Attom Data, 362,275 homes in the U.S. foreclosed last year.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Sutter Square

Meridian Sells 175,000 SF Office Building in Concord for $30.9M

Meridian, a full-service real estate developer and owner of general and medical office real estate, is pleased to announce that it has completed the sale of Sutter Square, a 174,689-square-foot, nine-story office building located at 1800 Sutter Street

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

AGC

CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT INCREASES IN 34 STATES AND D.C. FROM DECEMBER 2018...

Thirty-four states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between December 2018 and December 2019, while construction employment increased in 29 states from November