Forbearance
Loans In Forbearance Continued To Decline In December

The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) new monthly Loan Monitoring Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance decreased by 26 basis points from 1.67% of servicers’ portfolio volume in the prior month to 1.41% as of Dec. 31, 2021.

Analysis and Data
Jan 18, 2022
Highlights
Milo Releases First-Ever U.S. Crypto Mortgage

This will make it easier for crypto investors to purchase U.S. real estate.

Industry News
Home Builder Confidence Dips Due To Inflation And Supply Chain Concerns

Home builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell by one point to 83 in January 2022, according to the National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo's Housing Market Index report.

Construction
Redfin: 3 In 5 Homes Faced Bidding Wars In December 2021

The holiday season didn't stop homebuyers from entering bidding wars, according to a new report which revealed that three out of five home offers faced bidding wars in December 2021.

Analysis and Data
Loans In Forbearance Continued To Decline In December

The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) new monthly Loan Monitoring Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance decreased by 26 basis points from 1.67% of servicers’ portfolio volume in the prior month to 1.41% as of Dec. 31, 2021.

Analysis and Data
Jan 18, 2022
KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings To Non-Prime RMBS Offering

The underlying collateral, comprising 817 residential mortgages, is characterized by a notable concentration of alternative income documentation; 64.2 % of the loans were categorized as non-QM.

Non-QM
Jan 18, 2022
Home Builder Confidence Dips Due To Inflation And Supply Chain Concerns

Home builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell by one point to 83 in January 2022, according to the National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo's Housing Market Index report.

Construction
Jan 18, 2022
Milo Releases First-Ever U.S. Crypto Mortgage

This will make it easier for crypto investors to purchase U.S. real estate.

Industry News
Jan 18, 2022
Fulcrum Lending Enters Exclusive Partnership With Northmarq

The partnership with Northmarq will enable Fulcrum Lending to underwrite loans through the platform directly, completing Fulcrum Lending’s offering as a full-service digital lender. 

Community
Jan 18, 2022
Total Expert Hires John Emerick As CFO

Emerick served as CFO for two rapidly growing software-as-a-service companies: Code42 and CyberGrants.

Industry News
Jan 18, 2022

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Funding For Multifamily Affordable Housing Reaches Its Highest Volume In 2021

The funding of multifamily affordable housing rose more than 23% in 2021 to its highest volume in history.

Analysis and Data
Jan 17, 2022
Global Alternatives Outlook For Investors In 2022

The report, “Seeing the Forest and the Trees,” encourages investors to consider megatrend opportunities across alternative asset classes.

Analysis and Data
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Bubble Releases Its Insurance-in-a-Box Offering

A new technological innovation straight out of Silicon Valley provides companies home and life insurance an instantaneous online process.

Tech
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Home Sales Post Largest Monthly Decline Since May 2020

Lack of inventory cited as December 2021 home sales fall 3.6% from November and 11% from last year.

Analysis and Data
Jan 17, 2022
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Setting Up An Ergonomic Office

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Operations
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Talk The Talk

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Home Partners Of America Launches Choice Lease Program

Home Partners of America launched its Choice Lease program aimed at addressing the affordable housing crisis and mortgage access challenges, that are faced by low-to-moderate-income families and underrepresented communities.

Industry News
Jan 17, 2022
KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings To OBX 2022-NQM1 Trust

Kroll Bond Rating Agency assigned preliminary ratings to six classes of mortgage pass-through notes from OBX 2022-NQM1 Trust, a $556.7 million non-prime RMBS transaction.

Non-QM
Jan 17, 2022
Fitch Assigns RMBS Servicer Ratings To A&D Mortgage

Fitch Ratings assigned U.S. primary servicer ratings for non-QM lender A&D Mortgage LLC. The ratings provided show a stable outlook for the company.

Non-QM
Jan 14, 2022
ATTOM: Foreclosure Activity Hit All-Time Low In 2021

Foreclosure starts and completions hit record lows nationwide.

Analysis and Data
Jan 14, 2022
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