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LATEST U.S. MORTGAGE NEWS
Last Updated November 22, 2017 9:57 AM Central
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Purchase Mortgage Applications Jump, Refis Slump

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A solid week-over-week gain in the volume of applications for purchase financing was just enough to offset a sharp drop in refinance applications. Government share widened.

Existing Home Sales Up, Northeast Jumps

preview | full story | Nov. 21
A burst of activity in the Northeast was out front of a month-over-month escalation in existing home sales. Still, there was a year-over-year decline.

1st Mortgage Lates Up, 2nd Mortgage Rate Spikes

preview | full story | Nov. 21
While the rate of serious delinquency on residential loans in senior position was minimally higher last month, junior-lien loans saw significant escalation.

2018 Purchase Gain Expected to Offset Refi Drop

preview | full story | Nov. 21
A rise in expected home-purchase lending next year more than offsets an anticipated drop in refinances. This year's overall outlook improved from the previous forecast.

30-Day Rate Up Despite Drop in Foreclosure Rate

preview | full story | Nov. 21
The foreclosure inventory fell to a more than decade low. Improvement in the foreclosure rate was more than offset by hurricane-related deterioration in the 30-day rate.

CFPB Approves Redesigned Mortgage Application

preview | full story | Nov. 21
A redesigned mortgage application first unveiled last year by the government-sponsored enterprises has received a safe-harbor blessing from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Mortgage Industry Relies on Amicus Briefs

preview | full story | Nov. 20
An amicus brief is (generally) an appellate brief filed on behalf of an entity or group that is not a party to the appeal, but whose interest will be significantly affected by the court's decision.

Low Credit Scores Cost Borrowers 59 BPS

preview | full story | Nov. 20
Home buyers who financed the purchase of their house and had high credit scores saw rates that were 59 basis points better than their poor-credit counterparts. Loan amounts fell with credit scores.

2018 Mortgage Origination Forecast Increased

preview | full story | Nov. 20
The forecast for mortgage originations for next year has been modestly raised. Meanwhile, this year's refinance outlook grew at the expense of projected home purchase financing.

Who Are Best Mortgage Employers?

preview | full story | Nov. 20
Within the real estate finance industry, some companies have earned the distinction of being the best employers among other similarly sized firms in their cities based on worker surveys. Others were recognized on a national basis.


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Consumer Chief Fired by Wells Fargo
Nov. 17
Wells Fargo & Co. has fired its head of consumer lending over communication he had with a former employee. The interaction didn't involve recent scandals at the bank.

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Former USDA Loan Officer Arrested for Loan Fraud
Nov. 13
A former loan originator for the U.S. Department of Agriculture is accused by the Department of Justice of accepting bribes to commit loan fraud.

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Wholesaler, M.I. Firm Capitalize on Mobile Trend
Nov. 14
As mobile adoption grows at a robust pace, a wholesale mortgage lender and a mortgage insurance company have positioned themselves to capitalize on the trend.

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Overcoming Statute of Limitations in Foreclosures
Nov. 14
Challenges to mortgage lenders and servicers' right to foreclose based on the expiration of the statute of limitations are rapidly increasing in the Pacific Northwest and Southwest regions.

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Mortgage Firm Acquiring Bank
Nov. 13
Approval has been granted by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors for a St. Louis mortgage banking organization to acquire a local bank.

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Henry Paulson Worries About Another Crisis
The former secretary of the Department of the Treasury who presided over the 2008 financial crisis is worried that conditions are ripe for another such event.
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Cordray Spars With GOP
The head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau made his way to Capitol Hill this week to deliver his semiannual report to lawmakers.
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The Players in Richmond's Eminent Domain Plan
Two of the key players in the battle between mortgage investors and and backers of an eminent domain plan talk about the controversial scheme, while a Realtor says his town has no business participating in the plan.
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