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Freddie Mac - Mortgage Rates August 15

Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates remain near 3-year low | 2019-08-15

This week, the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage held steady from one week prior, averaging 3.6%. This rate sits significantly lower than its 2018 average...
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NAR: Cheap mortgage rates are improving home affordability | 2019-08-15

The cheapest financing in almost three years is making it easier for Americans to buy homes. The Housing Affordability Index from the National Association...
Freddie Mac - Mortgage Rates August 15

Freddie Mac: Despite economic headwinds, mortgage rates hold steady at 3.6% | 2019-08-15

This week, the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage held steady from one week prior, averaging 3.6%. This rate sits significantly lower than its 2018 average...

Fitch: GSE reform won’t hurt Fannie, Freddie’s ratings | 2019-08-13

With word circulating that a plan for GSE reform is imminent, Fitch Ratings Agency released a review of what might happen to the...
Fannie Mae lowers mortgage rate forecast and says home-price growth will accelerate | 2019-07-16

FHFA flip-flops, won’t blacklist VantageScore as FICO alternative for Fannie and Freddie | 2019-08-13

In a rather surprising development, the Federal Housing Finance Agency announced Tuesday that it will allow Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to consider using VantageScore as...
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New villain in battle over CFPB mortgage rule: Appendix Q

Mortgage lenders are urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to overhaul a set of little-known guidelines for how they document a borrower’s creditworthiness.As...
Incenter brokering $8 billion in GSE mortgage servicing rights

Incenter brokering $8 billion in GSE mortgage servicing rights

An $8 billion mortgage servicing rights package consisting of newly originated conforming loans is up for bid, according to broker Incenter Mortgage Advisors.Incenter...
Housing News Podcast: Angel Oak’s Tom Hutchens explains what the QM Patch's expiration means for the housing industry | 2019-08-09

Housing News Podcast: Angel Oak’s Tom Hutchens explains what the QM Patch’s expiration means...

The Housing News Podcast is a weekly wrap of the top news stories by HousingWire CEO Clayton Collins. Click below to listen. Each week,...
David Applegate to step down as CEO of Common Securitization Solutions | 2019-08-08

David Applegate to step down as CEO of Common Securitization Solutions | 2019-08-08

In June, Robert Fishman, deputy director of Federal Housing Finance Agency, was quoted saying, “The mortgage world has changed today.” This was in response...
CFPB finds Freedom Mortgage intentionally reported inaccurate HMDA data | 2019-06-05

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac delaying use of new Uniform Residential Loan Application | 2019-08-08

Nearly three years ago, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced that they were changing the standard mortgage application form for the first time...

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