Weekly Mortgage Market Index Creeps Up, FHA Jumps
DALLAS -- (April 25, 2016) Weekly mortgage activity edged higher as demand for government-insured products strengthened. Government activity soared by more than half from a year ago.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Off, Jumbo Surges
DALLAS -- (April 18, 2016) Even though jumbo business leapt and was up for the third consecutive week, overall new mortgage activity turned lower last week.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Surges to 1-Year High
DALLAS -- (April 11, 2016) As fixed rates on residential loans sank to the lowest level since 2012, new mortgage business soared to the highest level in more than a year.
Refis Help Lift Weekly Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (April 4, 2016) A bump in refinance activity and a jump in jumbo mortgage business pushed up overall new home lending activity during the latest seven-day period.
Mortgage Daily Mortgage Employment Index Q4 2015
DALLAS -- (April 4, 2016) Quarterly layoffs outpaced hirings in real estate finance, with job losses accelerating over the prior quarter but slowing from a year earlier.
ARM, FHA, Purchase Biz up in Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (March 28, 2016) In what had been an otherwise quiet week, new purchase financing business jumped, though a more spectacular week-over-week improvement was noted in adjustable-rate and government-insured business.
Mortgage Daily 2015 Biggest Lender Ranking
DALLAS -- (March 28, 2016) Despite a weak final quarter, last year's home lending activity improved by nearly a third compared to 2014's mortgage production.
Refis Fail to Lift Weekly Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (March 21, 2016) A nice week-over-week gain in new refinance and jumbo business was offset but a decline in new adjustable-rate, purchase and government-insured business.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Fades on Rising Rates
DALLAS -- (March 14, 2016) The volatile jumbo category led a weekly decline in new mortgage activity as rates ascended. Adjustable-rate activity, however, accelerated.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Retreats, Jumbo Soars
DALLAS -- (March 7, 2016) Even though overall new mortgage business was weaker this past week, new purchase financing activity accelerated and the jumbo sector soared.