Highlights
FHFA Reports Downward Trend In Foreclosures Q2

The total number of loans in forbearance continues to trend downward since its latest peak in May this year.

Analysis and Data
CFPB Outlines Consumer Complaint Patterns By Demographics

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau's recent research brief reported that wealthier communities and those with a higher percentage of white residents tend to have more complaints about loan origination and servicing.

Analysis and Data
Homeowners Rack Up $2.9T In Equity In Q2 2021

Latest research from CoreLogic's Homeowner Equity Report revealed that U.S. homeowners with mortgages experience an equity gain of 29.3% year-over-year.

Analysis and Data
Sales of New Homes Post 2nd Consecutive Monthly Increase

Report from Commerce Department says sales still 24% below rate from a year earlier

Analysis and Data
Sep 24, 2021
Federal Regulators Race To Address Cryptocurrency Risks

Cryptocurrency is quickly morphing into a volatile but widely embraced innovation, and federal regulators are racing to address the potential risks to consumers and the market. 

Industry News
Sep 24, 2021
The Fix Is In For Experienced Flippers

Knowledgeable Investors Have The Advantage Over Newbies In Pandemic Housing Market

Investor Loans
Sep 24, 2021
FHFA Reports Downward Trend In Foreclosures Q2

The total number of loans in forbearance continues to trend downward since its latest peak in May this year.

Analysis and Data
Sep 24, 2021
SimpleNexus Taps DocMagic To Help Enable Fully Digital Closings

SimpleNexus announced the integration of its Nexus Closing eMortgage solution with DocMagic’s eVault and eNote technologies.

Tech
Sep 24, 2021
CFPB Outlines Consumer Complaint Patterns By Demographics

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau's recent research brief reported that wealthier communities and those with a higher percentage of white residents tend to have more complaints about loan origination and servicing.

Analysis and Data
Sep 24, 2021

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Answering The Magic Question

The more you focus on the commission “split,” the more you have turned your job into a commodity.

Dave Hershman
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Think Of It As Broker Sandlot

Kids’ Sports Hold Lessons For Business

Harvey Mackay
Mortgage Banker Magazine
Is The Fed Ready To Fall Back?

The U.S. Federal Reserve and Mortgage Rates

Rob Chrisman
Mortgage Banker Magazine
If We Build It, They Will Come

Manufactured Housing: An Affordable Solution for Aspiring Homebuyers

David Battany and Patrick McCarthy
Get Ready to Duck and Cover

After years of hands-off attitude by regulators, a new wave of mortgage enforcement is building. Expect a tsunami.

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MORTGAGE WOMEN MAGAZINE
Promoting Mortgage Women At 230 MPH

Rocket Pro TPO makes unique bid to highlight female mortgage brokers.

Mortgage Women Magazine
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Ask The Experts: Get A Little Spring Clarity

Experts share the routines that keep them moving and motivated.

Sue Woodard
Connect with your local mortgage community.

Meet your your colleagues, both national and local, by attending an event in your area.

MBA Initiative Seeks To Close Racial Homeownership Gap

Says its advocacy, partnerships & connections will help increase opportunities for minority borrowers

Industry News
Sep 24, 2021
KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to PSMC 2021-3 Trust

Loan pool comprises 469 residential mortgages with an aggregate principal balance of $428.7 million

Investor Loans
Sep 23, 2021
Migration Cools Down Slightly By Summer's End

While house hunters continue to migrate at a higher rate than they did earlier on in the pandemic, migration has slowed its pace this past summer as life in the U.S. has somewhat returned back to normal. 

Analysis and Data
Sep 23, 2021
Home Prices In Florida Surge This Quarter

The Florida housing market reported higher median prices with more new listings and a rise in all-cash sales in August compared to last year. 

Analysis and Data
Sep 23, 2021
NMP MAGAZINE
The Emotional Components Of Branding

What emotions does your brokerage evoke, and how can you use them in developing your brand?

Sales and Marketing
Sep 20, 2021
NMP MAGAZINE
Answering The Magic Question

The more you focus on the commission “split,” the more you have turned your job into a commodity.

Sales and Marketing
Sep 20, 2021
Existing-Home Sales Retreat In August 2021

The National Association of Realtors reported a 2% decline in existing-home sales on a seasonally adjusted rate from July to August 2021.

Analysis and Data
Sep 23, 2021
The Fed: Tapering Could Start In November

Open Market Committee also expects to raise federal funds rate a year earlier, in 2022

Regulation and Compliance
Sep 23, 2021
Demand Strongly Outpaces Inventory In New York

Nationwide, a shortage of homes for sale is plaguing the housing market and this is especially true in New York, where the inventory of homes for sale has fallen for 22 consecutive months in year-over-year comparisons.

Analysis and Data
Sep 23, 2021
HUD, FHFA: Freddie Mac Can Buy Group Home-Backed Loans

Agencies issue rule clarification after a mortgage lender refused to lend to an individual renting to a group home

Regulation and Compliance
Sep 23, 2021
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NMP MAGAZINE
The Emotional Components Of Branding

What emotions does your brokerage evoke, and how can you use them in developing your brand?

Sales and Marketing
Sep 20, 2021
NMP MAGAZINE
Answering The Magic Question

The more you focus on the commission “split,” the more you have turned your job into a commodity.

Sales and Marketing
Sep 20, 2021