This software platform for mortgage brokers to find, nurture and close loans can benefit real estate agents too
by Craig C. Rowe | Jan 16
The Internal Revenue Service resumed income verification, an essential part of buying a home, after lobbying from the mortgage industry. Critics question fairness of the decision
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jan 11
Ex-employee Wanda Burling claims she was terminated after repeatedly warning Lennar about fraudulent practice
by Veronika Bondarenko | Jan 10
Government workers not collecting a paycheck as a result of the shutdown will impact the housing market
by Patrick Kearns | Jan 8
Realtors and loan originators offer advice on navigating the shutdown
by Patrick Kearns | Dec 28
Mortgage rates continued their 2-month slide, with a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ending the year at 4.55%
by Patrick Kearns | Dec 27
The stock market has been battered in recent weeks, but experts say most homebuyers are looking at longer term conditions when choosing a property
by Jim Dalrymple II | Dec 27
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced changes to the mortgage data it will publish in the coming year
by Bryson Masse | Dec 26
Clear Capital's new automated valuation model, ClearAVM, calculates what it says are unusually accurate home value estimates, in part by using "machine learning"
by Teke Wiggin | Dec 26
Jessica Arong O’Brien, the first Filipina judge elected in Chicago history, was convicted of fraudulently obtaining mortgage investment properties over the course of 3 years
by Veronika Bondarenko | Dec 21
Aaron Cole lost his entire downpayment to scammers, but a deal with his title company will allow him and and his family to move into their new home just in time for Christmas
by Jim Dalrymple II | Dec 20
Slower economic growth will mean more static interest rates and increasing affordability, a new study from Fannie Mae says
by Patrick Kearns | Dec 14
The Columbus, Ohio-based lender says it uses thousands of data points and loan history generate custom recommendations for prospective borrowers
by Gabriela Barkho | Dec 13
This generation has similar income and asset levels as most homebuyers, but they think about carrying credit differently, according to VantageScore Solutions’ latest study
by Lew Sichelman | Dec 11
Jd Ross argues that millennials face considerably bleaker prospects than previous generations, which could ultimately hurt the economy
by Jim Dalrymple II | Dec 6
The Federal Housing Finance Agency gives 2019 homebuyers a break with a 6.9% increase in the max loan amount Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can purchase
by Lew Sichelman | Nov 27