2015 HomeStreet Mortgage Lending Leaps, 2016 Higher
Annual home lending activity at HomeStreet Inc. soared 64 percent, and the projection for this year's mortgage production is for a further increase.
MBS Issuance Inches Up at Ginnie Mae, Jumbo Jumps
With jumbo loan activity leading the way, securitizations at the Government National Mortgage Association moved higher last month.
Big Banks Suffer Bigger Decline in Mortgage Demand
A survey of banks found that demand for jumbo mortgages has recently retreated, while demand was up for credit lines secured by residential properties. By size, larger banks have seen a bigger drop in overall demand than their smaller counterparts.
Largest Commercial Mortgage Servicers
When it comes to the servicing of commercial real estate loans, there are just two financial services giants that are neck-and-neck in their domination of the field .
Multifamily Delinquency Plummets
A huge improvement in multifamily performance helped drive down overall delinquency on securitized commercial real estate loans.
GSEs Lead Surge in Commercial Mortgage Lending
Quarterly commercial real estate lending exploded in the final quarter of 2015, and the government-sponsored enterprises led the increase.
Mortgage Delinquency Lowest Since July 2008 at Fannie
Serious mortgage delinquency at the Federal National Mortgage Association has descended to depths not seen since before it collapsed.
FHA Monthly Lending Down, Delinquency Up
Monthly business for government-insured mortgage lending turned sharply lower. At the same time, delinquency on government-insured loans worsened.
Retail Out Front of Higher CMBS Delinquency
A monthly increase in the level of late payments on securitized commercial real estate loans was reported, and retail property loans deteriorated most.
Mortgage Originations Falling at EverBank
Fourth-quarter mortgage originations were down at EverBank Financial Corp., and the first quarter is shaping up to see a further decline in loan production.