Altisource tech will power investor marketplace
Deal geared at helping investors acquire and liquidate individual single-family rental properties, or entire portfolios, more efficiently
by Matt Carter Nov 30
Omicron could lead Fed to exercise restraint on mortgage pullback
Prospects for acclerated tapering of mortgage purchases in January now in doubt
by Matt Carter Nov 29
Fed stands ready to accelerate tapering of mortgage purchases
Fed policymakers are prepared to adjust the pace of asset purchases if inflation continues to run hot, minutes released Wednesday of their Nov. 3 meeting show
by Matt Carter Nov 24
Rising mortgage rates may be pressuring borrowers off the fence
Purchase loans were up 5% last week and applications by homeowners to refinance existing mortgages were up 0.4% week over week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association
by Matt Carter Nov 24
'Bias has no place in appraisal': Appraisal Institute president
Appraisal Institute's president Rodman Schley is addressing unconscious bias, amping up diverse recruiting and partnering with others who are also working to do what is right
by Rodman Schley Nov 24
Accurate Group acquires broker price opinions provider
Strategic investment by Canadian private equity firm Novacap provides fuel for growth
by Matt Carter Nov 23
RE/MAX CEO: Balanced housing market, seasonal norms will return
RE/MAX CEO Adam Contos stressed during a third-quarter earnings call Tuesday that the company's recent investments are beginning to pay off and that it's on firm footing for 2022
by Lillian Dickerson Nov 23
Fathom raises $32.7M to fund more acquisitions
Company looking to buy smaller real estate brokerages in new or smaller geographic markets
by Matt Carter Nov 22
UWM shares recover after secondary offering postponed
Proceeds were to go to a company controlled by Ishbia family, which owns 93.6 percent of United Wholesale Mortgage
by Matt Carter Nov 22
Real Brokerage has big ambitions as it ramps up agents in Q3 and beyond
The Real Brokerage reported a third quarter net loss of $1.06M on $39.8M in revenue as its agents facilitated $1.44B in real estate transactions, up 879% from a year ago
by Matt Carter Nov 22
Home sales — and prices — expected to decline over next 2 years
For the first time, Fannie Mae is forecasting all the way out to 2023, when it expects the economy to enter 'mature state of the business cycle,' with the risk of another recession moving into focus
by Matt Carter Nov 19
Flyhomes Cash Offer now available in Idaho
Program is now available to real estate brokerages and their agents in 7 states through Flyhomes for Agents
by Matt Carter Nov 18
UWM shares hit all-time low on news of secondary offering
Proceeds of non-dilutive, secondary offering of 50 million shares will go to company controlled by Ishbia family
by Matt Carter Nov 17
ATTOM assessing climate change risk for every US property
Consumers and other real estate stakeholders have a growing number of tools to help them assess risks including floods and wildfires
by Matt Carter Nov 17
Mortgage tech startup SimpleNexus to be acquired by nCino for $1.2B
Deal provides cloud banking solutions provider nCino with an entry point into the $4B US point-of-sale mortgage market
by Matt Carter Nov 17
Off-season rebound for mortgages could bode well for fall home sales
Second straight week of increases in purchase loan applications following rate reversal suggests stronger sales activity in the weeks to come, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association
by Matt Carter Nov 17