Office Drives Improvement in CMBS Delinquency
After worsening for several months in a row, the past-due rate on securitized commercial real estate loans moved lower. Office building loans drove the decline.
Completed Construction Up But New Activity Down
The completion of new housing units strengthened last month. But new construction slowed, and multifamily dragged down permits.
Mobile Mortgage Lending Advances
Mobile mortgage applications have recently been developed for credit unions and foreign national borrowers as well as real estate agents and home builders.
Ginnie Mae MBS Issuance Inches Up
Despite a year-over-year retreat in securitizations on behalf of the Government National Mortgage Association, there was a month-over-month bump.
CMBS Delinquency Highest Since 2015
Performance on securitized commercial real estate loans was worse in any month since 2015. Maturing loans and shrinking outstandings were blamed.
Commercial Mortgage Delinquency Declines
The quarterly performance of real estate loans secured by commercial properties improved for most investor types. Just securitized loans have worsened from a year ago.
Office Loans Drive Down CMBS Delinquency
An improvement in the performance of securitized commercial real estate loans backed by office buildings was enough to offset deterioration in every other category.
Fannie's Serious Delinquency Lowest Since Jan 2008
Secondary activity inched higher last month at the Federal National Mortgage Association. Serious mortgage delinquency was the lowest since January 2008.
Freddie's New Business Dips, Delinquency Holds
Secondary lending volume slipped last month at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. as delinquency remained at a nearly decade low.
FHA Originations Rising, Delinquency Tumbles
The monthly volume of home loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration turned higher, and a further increase is on the way. Delinquency, meantime, sank.
Ginnie's Monthly MBS Issuance Rises
Monthly securitizations at the Government National Mortgage Association bounced off the one-year low experienced in March. The book of business continued to grow.