This week marks the eighth week in a row in which total loans in forbearance have declined. Currently, there are about 3.7 million homeowners enrolled in forbearance plans
by Lillian Dickerson | Aug 11
The decline in loan application activity may be a result of rising coronavirus cases in many states, as well as the delay of a new government-issued stimulus package
by Lillian Dickerson | Aug 5
The number of mortgage loans in forbearance declined by 6 basis points, from 7.80% the previous week to 7.74%, marking the sixth consecutive week loans in forbearance dropped
by Lillian Dickerson | Jul 28
The total number of mortgages in forbearance declined for the fourth consecutive week, from 8.39% of servicers' portfolio volume to 8.18% during the week ending July 5, 2020
by Lillian Dickerson | Jul 14
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
The average contract interest rate for 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages dropped to 3.45%, its lowest level since the Mortgage Bankers Association began its weekly survey
by Lillian Dickerson | Apr 15
Residential refinance mortgages more than doubled in Q4 2019, bringing them to their highest point in nearly 7 years, according to new data from Attom Data Solutions
by Lillian Dickerson | Mar 19
MPRs, or minimum property requirements, are what VA loan appraisers look for to ensure a home meets the muster
by Pat Hiban | Nov 11
Opinion
Educating sellers on the appraisal process helps manage expectations. It gives them a realistic understanding, and it will enable them to navigate the process successfully
by Cara Ameer | May 29
The FHA's new "floor" will be $314,827 for single-family homes in most of the nation's 3,000-plus counties
by Lew Sichelman | Dec 28
Rising mortgage rates have caused refinance loan originations to drop to its lowest point since Q2 2014
by Marian McPherson | Sep 12
Increase your business by educating your buyers on the benefits
by Kayla Matthews | May 25
What happened when a listing (a condo that the seller originally purchased with a VA loan) went under contract
by E.J. Footer | Apr 11
Tips and tricks from one broker who's made a business helping relocating enlisted members
by Marian McPherson | Nov 11
Homebuyers have more options than they realize
by Steve Cook | Jul 11