Approved by the Federal Reserve on Friday, the adjustment, from $250K to $400K, marks the first time in 25 years such an appraisal threshold has changed
The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau signaled an interest in ending a temporary exemption that allows government-backed loans to exceed 43 percent debt-to-income ratio
by Patrick Kearns | Sep 17
New guidance from HUD and U.S. Treasury would end the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, while reforming the Federal Housing Administration
by Patrick Kearns | Sep 6
Home prices climbed 5% year-over-year in second quarter of 2019, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency
by Patrick Kearns | Aug 27
Opinion
The odds are against the June plan, no matter what it is, it will be likely to raise the cost of borrowing or exclude segments from credit
by Lou Barnes | Jun 10
The program will combine previously separate markets for mortgage-backed securities known as TBAs. Proponents say it will lower mortgage interest rates
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 4
The former NAR economist has long been vocal in calling for reform to the government-sponsored entities that drive the country's mortgage market
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 4
Frater served as interim CEO during the agency's 6-month search for a new chief executive
by Veronika Bondarenko | Mar 27
The home price index was up 0.6% month-over-month and 5.6% year-over-year, Federal Housing Finance Agency says
by Patrick Kearns | Mar 26
Karin Kimbrough of Google and Brian Brooks of Coinbase Global boast knowledge of both banking and technology
by Veronika Bondarenko | Mar 21
Veros' new AVM add-on can show exactly which areas were impacted by wildfires, floods, earthquakes and more, helping lenders determine whether to issue a mortgage
by Jim Dalrymple II | Mar 15
The advocacy group hopes things like the 30-year mortgage and affordable credit stick around for the foreseeable future
by Jim Dalrymple II | Mar 1
States in the Intermountain West saw the most significant home price appreciation in the final months of 2018
by Jim Dalrymple II | Feb 26
The San Francisco-based startup unveiled new digital HELOC and HELOAN products for banks and lenders, aiming to reduce the time it takes for consumers to squeeze their properties for cash
by Veronika Bondarenko | Feb 13
The company processes over a third of all the mortgage applications in the United States
by Marian McPherson | Feb 12