Redwood Trust Reshaping Business Model
Redwood Trust is transitioning from being a mortgage originator and issuer back to being a firm that generates earnings off of its residential loan investments.
Walter Affiliate Acquires MSRs on $3 Bil in Loans
Mortgage servicing rights on more than $3 billion in government-sponsored enterprise loans have been acquired by an entity related to Walter Investment Management Corp.
MSRs on Over $3 Billion in Loans Change Hands
The parent of Reverse Mortgage Funding LLC is acquiring mortgage servicing rights on more than $3 billion in loans.
PennyMac Secures $500 Million Facility
PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust has secured financing for residential loans that it acquires while it waits to securitize them.
Originations Slide, Servicing Surges at PennyMac
Mortgage originations dropped by a quarter at PennyMac Financial Services Inc. But the company's mortgage servicing portfolio jumped by nearly half. The change in performance metrics was even more dramatic on a year-over-year basis.
REIT Funds Correspondent Program
A new correspondent lending program is being financed through a partnership deal with a real estate investment trust.
REIT Acquires Small Servicer
A real estate investment trust has acquired a mortgage servicer out of Texas with a servicing portfolio less than $10 billion.
PennyMac Production Slips, Servicing Portfolio Grows
Quarterly residential loan originations fell at PennyMac Financial Services Inc. and appear to be headed even lower. The mortgage servicing portfolio, however, grew and continued to expand after the end of the quarter.
Mortgage REIT Cancels IPO
A real estate investment trust that invests in residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities is abandoning plans to issue an initial public offering.
PennyMac Production Inches Higher
Residential loan production crept slightly higher at PennyMac Financial Services Inc. Growth in the mortgage servicing portfolio, however, was more aggressive.