Strong Quarter at Mortgage Insurer Radian
New quarterly business surged ahead, the book of business was bigger and defaults declined at mortgage insurer Radian Group Inc.
Ocwen Mortgage Originations Bounce Up
After falling to a four-year low, quarterly mortgage originations bounced higher at Ocwen Financial Corp. Servicing and staffing both saw a decline.
Mortgage Earnings, Originations Up at PrimeLending
Home lending picked up from the previous quarter and the year-previous period at PrimeLending. Mortgage income was strong for the bank-holding company.
Quarterly EverBank Home Lending Up a Third
Residential loan originations at EverBank Financial Corp. were up by more than a third on a quarter-over-quarter basis and are likely to keep pace this quarter.
Mortgage Refinance Applications Recede
New applications for residential loans were down by more than a tenth on a week-over-week basis, with refinance activity suffering the biggest setback.
Mortgage Business Grows at HomeStreet
In addition to a healthy improvement in home lending activity at HomeStreet Inc., mortgage servicing, staffing and earnings all expanded.
Flagstar Mortgage Originations, Servicing Grow
Flagstar Bancorp Inc. saw a quarter-over-quarter rise in home lending, and indicators point to continued gains. The mortgage servicing portfolio also increased.
Stunning Surge in Fairway Mortgage Originations
Quarterly home lending activity soared by nearly two-thirds from the prior period at Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp. In addition, the size of the staff expanded.
Mortgage Expansion at PRMI
An increase in residential lending at Primary Residential Mortgage Inc. was accompanied by more loans added to its mortgage servicing portfolio and more employees added to its staff.