Monthly Issuance Rises at Ginnie Mae
A modest improvement was made in monthly securitization volume at the Government National Mortgage Association. But a year-over-year drop was also reported.
Dodd-Frank Rollback Raises Risk for Non-Banks
Recently enacted legislation to roll back some of the provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is likely to have a negative impact on non-bank home lending.
Another RMBS Settlement for RBS
Another settlement has been reached by the Royal Bank of Scotland over its handling of the sale of residential mortgage-backed securities. RBS has so far paid more than $13 billion in such costs.
Agency MBS Issuance Up Despite Decline at Fannie
A dip in monthly securitizations at the Federal National Mortgage Association was more than offset by an increase in activity at both of its two housing finance counterparts.
Fannie Mae Delinquency Lowest Since 2017
As serious mortgage delinquency fell to the lowest level since last year at the Federal National Mortgage Association, new business jumped to the second-highest level this year.
Post-Crisis Low for CMBS Delinquency
Delinquency on securitized commercial real estate loans has fallen to its lowest level during the decade that has passed since the financial crisis.
Freddie's Delinquency Best in 7 Mths, Biz Up Again
Delinquency at the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. has fallen each month this year and now sits at a seven-month low. Secondary lending activity, meanwhile, moved higher for the third consecutive month.
Supreme Court Declines to Hear FHFA MBS Case
The last holdout in a swarm of lawsuits filed in 2011 against underwriters and issuers of mortgage-backed securities has been resolved by the country's high court.
Ginnie Issuance Up But Jumbo Down, HMBS Plunges
While overall securitizations on behalf of the Government National Mortgage Association, made a monthly move up, jumbo issuance declined and reverse mortgage issuance sank.
CMBS Performance Improvement Best Among CRE Types
Securitized mortgages saw the largest quarterly decrease in delinquency among a variety of investor types for commercial real estate loans.