Industry News

Serious Delinquency Rate Falls

October 26, 2021

Fannie Mae reports a decrease in seriously delinquent mortgages.
End of Year Fed Predictions

October 19, 2021

A Bloomberg survey revealed the predictions of 51 economists.
Vacant Lots Becoming Scarce

October 12, 2021

Low supply is leading to increased costs.
Notarization May Get Easier

October 12, 2021

The SECURE Notarization Act would expand online notarization.
Foreclosures on the Rise

October 5, 2021

The foreclosure moratorium’s end affected the market.
Will Lender Profits Decrease?

October 5, 2021

Competition and a changing market are breeding pessimism.
Manufactured Home Supply Boost Planned

September 28, 2021

The Biden administration aims to help low-income homebuyers.
Treasury Department and FHFA Announcement

September 28, 2021

Treasury Department and FHFA Announcement
Biden Administration’s Housing Strategy

September 21, 2021

Their three-year plan would boost affordable housing.
FHFA Releases Affordable Housing Goals

September 21, 2021

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have increased expectations.
FHFA Underwriting Change Causes Mixed Feelings

September 14, 2021

Rental history will become part of the underwriting process.
GSEs Pass Bankruptcy Stress Test

September 14, 2021

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac appear to be safe for now.
New Single-Close Mortgage Product

September 8, 2021

Lenders will be able to provide a more affordable path for home renovations.
Senate Is Planning To Extend Mortgage Fees

September 8, 2021

Fees would help pay for infrastructure improvements in the US
Appraisal Headaches

August 31, 2021

Brokers are complaining about appraisal cost and timing.
Will Foreclosures Spike?

August 24, 2021

Fears about a possible rise in foreclosures may be overblown.
FHFA Underwriting Calculations Updated

August 24, 2021

Recent changes will ease the transition from renter to homeowner.
Stay Away From G-Fees!

August 17, 2021

Once again G-Fees are at risk of redirection.
Aid for FHA Mortgage Holders

August 17, 2021

The FHA announces new, streamlined assistance options.
July Jobs Report is Hot!

August 10, 2021

The unemployment rate continues to fall.