Ginnie's Jumbo Issuance Sinks to 4-Year Low
As monthly issuance ascended to the highest level in nine months at the Government National Mortgage Association, jumbo securitizations retreated to a low not seen in nearly four years.
Fannie Moving $5 Bil in Loans Off Balance Sheet
More than $5 billion in residential loans are being moved out of the mortgage investment portfolio of the Federal National Mortgage Association. The loans are nonperforming and reperforming.
30-Day CMBS Rate Dips to New Post-Crisis Low
A tiny decline in the monthly rate of delinquency on securitized commercial real estate loans was enough to take it to a new post-crisis low. Most of the distressed loans are pre-crisis.
Record Low Bank CRE Loan Delinquency Rate
A record-low was reported for delinquency on commercial real estate loans owned by banks. The rate on securitized CRE loans was its lowest in nearly a decade with further improvement to follow.
CMBS Delinquency Lowest in 9 Years
A more than 20-basis-point drop in delinquency on securitized commercial real estate loans left the rate at its lowest level in nine years. Multifamily delinquency was lowest.
Freddie's Delinquency Lowest in Over 10 Years
Single-family serious mortgage delinquency dipped to the lowest level in more than a decade at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. New business declined, however.
Moody's Settles RMBS Rating Charges
Moody's Investors Service Inc. has agreed to settle charges by a federal regulator that its rating system for residential mortgage-backed securities was deficient.
LOS, Correspondents Weigh Down Chase Jumbo Rating
A weak loan origination system and an increase in the share of delegated correspondent business has the originator rating of JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s banking subsidiary being downgraded.
Freddie Securitizing Re-Performing Mortgages
More than a billion dollars in single-family loans that were previously non-performing are being moved from Freddie Mac's balance sheet to a securitized trust.
DOJ Touts Record RMBS-Related Penalty
A penalty included in a settlement between the Department of Justice and The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc is reportedly largest of its kind ever for the department.