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Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corporation (DKMC) has announced the opening of a new Los Angeles-area branch in Calabasas, Calif.
Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corporation (DKMC) has announced the opening of a new Los Angeles-area branch in Calabasas, Calif. The location was previously the branch of a local mortgage lender, and Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. is retaining the Branch Manager, top-producing Loan Originators and... Keep Reading....
CoreLogic has announced the availability of its 2011 Mortgage Fraud Trends Report. The study analyzed 10.5 million loan applications from the first quarter of 2005 through the first quarter of 2011. In the report, CoreLogic fraud experts predict that fraud-related U.S. residential mortgage... more
Freddie Mac has released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), coming on the heels of the Federal Reserve's recent announcements as the conventional 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged an all-time record low at 4.01 percent, with an average 0.7 point for the week ending... more
Mortgage applications increased 9.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Sept. 23, 2011. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 9.3 percent... more
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has reported in its Second Quarter 2011 Analysis of mortgage fraud suspicious activity reports (SARs) that financial institutions filed 29,558 Mortgage Loan Fraud SARs in the second quarter of 2011, up from 15,727 MLF SARs reported in the same... more