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With the big Mortgage Bankers Association conference in Vegas, a big announcement from FHFA on the way, and housing metrics galore, it's like Christmas comes early. Follow HousingWire this week for real-time reports from the MBA Convention and Expo.
What makes the Village of Johnsonville different than other properties? Well, for starters, it’s a ghost town. With real, actual ghosts in it.
It’s likely that Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt will announce a number of policy steps aimed at increasing mortgage credit availability when he speaks at the Mortgage Bankers Association Convention & Expo on Oct. 20.
I'm not a doctor — I don't even play one on TV. But I've rounded up the most useful things you can bring to the convention to be prepared.
Lending institutions initiated formal foreclosure proceedings last quarter on the lowest number of California homes in more than eight years. Will it last?
In her role at Ballard Spahr, Sutherland will assist clients in ensuring compliance with the regulations governing the mortgage banking industry, particularly those issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the firm said.
SunTrust Banks’ third-quarter profit more than tripled as its revenue and loan portfolio grew, beating analyst estimates.
Pavaso is hosting an exclusive event Monday, Oct. 20 at MBA’s annual convention in Las Vegas, with special guest Nicole Johnson, Miss America 1999, who will share insights of overcoming change and adversity with Mark McElroy, CEO and president of Pavaso.
Here are the 5 things you absolutely need for the MBA, and heck, for other conventions as well, in order of least necessary, to “you will probably die if you do not do this” order of importance.
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley stands accused of failing to disclose close ties between her gubernatorial campaign and a nonprofit that’s at the center of the State of Massachusetts’ lawsuit against the Federal Housing Finance Agency, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over buyback programs.
“Arch MI is very pleased to partner with Ellie Mae to offer our customers full integration with their Encompass platform,” said Chris Hovey, executive vice president and chief operations officer at Arch MI. “Our integration with Encompass enables our customers to simplify the process of ordering mortgage insurance with Arch MI.”
Wells Fargo and the Military Warriors Support Foundation will donate a mortgage-free home to Marine veteran Lance Corporal Nino Ray Capanang and his family during MBA’s annual convention & expo in Las Vegas, giving him the opportunity to pursue his passion.
Housing prices continue to slow and are hopefully reaching a growth rate in line with interest rates and income growth, but now mortgage interest rates have gone below 4%. What does this mean for the industry?
Solutionstar named Mark Johnson as executive vice president of valuations and Matt Slonaker as senior vice president of business development. Soultionstar President Shawn Stone said that the company is excited to have Johnson and Slonaker join the Solutionstar team.
As readers of HousingWire know, Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt has been working towards a plan to open what many see as underwriting standards that are too restrictive. Now, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may be close to adopting Watt's initiative.
Ditech Mortgage Corp’s correspondent lending division announced two new features of its crimson jumbo product: non-warrantable condos and condotels that will be launched followed this year’s Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Convention & Expo.
Morgan Stanley’s third-quarter profits surged 83% driven by broad-based strength across trading, investment banking and wealth management.
It's a mild September rebound, and a slowing housing market, with almost all gains in multifamily housing, and single-family starts and permits virtually flat after August's huge plunge. Is this a sign of growing volatility?
eLynx said that it expects the addition of Medallion to bring valuable expertise in data and settlement services into its “cutting edge document fulfillment, signature and data solutions for the mortgage and consumer industries.”
Goryl will represent KML’s clients at hearings and Sheriff’s sales. Additionally, Goryl will serve as a liaison with housing advocates and counseling agencies in Pennsylvania and oversee the title curative department.