Home Tags Secondary market

Tag: Secondary market

Mark Calabria

FHFA ends Freddie Mac’s mortgage servicing rights financing pilot

The Federal Housing Finance Agency is ending a controversial pilot program that allowed Freddie Mac to provide financing secured by mortgage servicing rights...
Steve Smith

Freddie Mac, Finicity offer technology that merges pay stub, bank data

Freddie Mac is partnering with Finicity to give lenders access to a new automated process that advances efforts to consolidate borrower-authorized data validation...
Jeffrey Gundlach

Fed may expand balance sheet after repo moves

The spike in overnight repurchase agreements may prompt the Federal Reserve to expand its balance sheet.“Is it an imminent disaster? No. The Fed...
Joseph Murin, former president of Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae punished his firm. Now, Trump may put him in charge.

A mortgage industry executive with ties to a firm penalized in a U.S. predatory lending crackdown is being considered by the Trump administration...
Rates refis

Slight increase in mortgage rates takes refi potential down a peg

A mere 7-basis-point increase in interest rates reduced what was a record-high number of borrowers with refinancing incentive by 2 million in a...
Production profits

Mortgage bankers’ production profits skyrocket as expenses plummet

Independent mortgage bankers reported their highest average profit per loan originated in almost three years, benefiting from a large drop in production expenses,...
Mortgage rates

Mortgage securities investors flock to specified pools as rate drop

Investors will likely continue to look for ways to protect their mortgage-backed security portfolios as rates drop to their lowest level since November...
HUD loan sale program puts consumers in harm's way: GAO

HUD loan sale program puts consumers in harm’s way: GAO

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's distressed loan sale program is subjecting consumers to financial stress, according to a new U.S. Government...
Ginnie Mae takes steps to squash VA loan churning | 2019-08-01

Ginnie Mae takes steps to squash VA loan churning | 2019-08-01

The churning of loans backed by the Department of Veterans Affairs has long been a thorn in Ginnie Mae’s side, as the agency has worked for...
Rep. David Scott, D-Ga.

Trump signs bill that could resolve the ‘VA orphan loan’ issue

President Trump has signed the Protecting Affordable Mortgages for Veterans Act, which aims to address concerns that rules around certain VA refinances were...

Recent Posts

Most Popular

Mortgage Rates sep 19

Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates experience the highest weekly uptick since last October | 2019-09-19

This week, the average U.S. fixed rate for a 30-year mortgage rose to 3.73%. That's seventeen basis points above last week’s 3.56% but almost a percentage...
Quantcast

Goat Milk Soap [Chapter 12] Raising Goats | Homestead Handbook | Homesteading Simple Self...

Goat Milk Soap Raising Goats | Homestead Handbook | Homesteading Simple Self Sufficient Off-The-Grid | Homesteading.com
Federal Reserve cuts rate by 0.25%, defying Trump's demand for "Big Interest Rate Drop" | 2019-09-18

Federal Reserve cuts rate by 0.25%, defying Trump’s demand for “Big Interest Rate Drop”...

The Federal Reserve cut its benchmark rate by a quarter of a percentage point in a bid to keep trade wars and the...
Maui

Maui County sets record for median home price

For the third time this year, the monthly median sale price for single-family homes hit a new high for Maui County.Single-family homes mainly...
Joyce S. Jones

Have Questions About Home Mortgages? Get Answers Here

Have you found yourself looking at homes wondering how much house you can afford a home? Are you unfamiliar with home mortgage options...

Pin It on Pinterest