Active COVID-19-related forbearance volumes declined by a net 34,000 for the week ending on June 2, the first weekly decrease since the CARES Act went into effect
by Lillian Dickerson | Jun 5
Vishal Garg and Adena Hefets discussed how the pandemic is impacting financing for homebuyers during a panel titled 'Advances in Ways to Buy a Home' at Inman Connect Now
by Lillian Dickerson | Jun 4
Adam Contos discussed managerial strategies for leaders in uncertain times, wearing his values on a T-shirt and volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity on the battlefield
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 4
The total number of mortgage loans in forbearance increased from 7.54% of servicers' portfolio volume. Ginnie Mae held the largest share of loans in forbearance
by Lillian Dickerson | May 12
Opinion
The private sector and government leaders must be on guard as trillions of public dollars wash through the economic system and a broken economy can become a feasting ground for unsavory opportunists
by Brad Inman | May 11
During these unprecedented times, it's important for agents to do everything they can to protect themselves and their buyers from unwanted surprises. Here are a few things you can do
by Troy Palmquist | Apr 23
According to Down Payment Resource's latest report, millennials and Gen-Zers were on track to hit their homebuying peak before April's record layoffs
by Marian McPherson | Apr 22
Real estate businesses collectively won about 3.14% of the total funding lawmakers set aside to save small firms during the pandemic
by Jim Dalrymple II | Apr 17
Chase Home Lending Chief Marketing Officer Amy Bonitatibus said the change would help Chase better focus on 'existing customers'
by Marian McPherson | Apr 17
In addition to allowing lenders to delay appraisals, the temporary rule also allows for desktop appraisals and other forms of assessment flexibility
by Craig C. Rowe | Apr 15
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Sara Singhas explained how mortgage forbearance and repayment works and what homeowners should do if they need more time
by Marian McPherson | Apr 10
In this uncertain market, demand for jumbo mortgages is declining as more homeowners seek forbearances and investors look to more secure loans during the Covid-19 crisis
by Lillian Dickerson | Apr 6
The government is basically giving away free money. Most brokerages and agents should be able to take advantage of it
by Jim Dalrymple II | Mar 30
Find out what products real estate pros are using to help their buyers buy — and what to watch out for if you choose an alternative finance option
by Christy Murdock Edgar | Mar 17
Given the recent volatility with mortgage interest rates, real estate agents need to remember best practices in regards to advertising, which can include posting about rates on social media. Here are a few things to keep in mind so that you don't get yourself in trouble
by Jillayne Schlicke | Mar 12
Kevin and Nicole Noar wired over the money for their dream house before realizing that someone had hacked their escrow information
by Veronika Bondarenko | Feb 27