Fannie and Freddie Permitted to Retain Earnings

October 8, 2019

The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced the first of moves to wind down conservatorship of GSEs.
Rates Hold Steady

October 8, 2019

For yet another week, rates barely move.
Homeowners React to the Tax Law

October 8, 2019

In 2018, the mortgage deduction plunged, while the standard tax deduction soared.
Homeownership Stats Still Below Average

October 8, 2019

Since recession, homeownership has picked up but is still below the historic average.
The Jobs Picture is Painted

October 8, 2019

Amidst other distractions, the Jobs Report is the true indicator of economic strength.
Testimonials on the Rise

October 1, 2019

Many lenders are using testimonials to drive business, but do they work?
Home Purchase Sentiment Index Reached New High

October 1, 2019

Despite economic uncertainty, Americans still have a positive view of the housing market.
Rates Lower Once Again

October 1, 2019

After a couple weeks of increases, rates fall again.
A Busy Quarter Comes to an End

October 1, 2019

The third quarter reminded us that you can’t predict the future.
The Profile of First Time Buyers Changes

September 24, 2019

A Harvard study examines first-time homebuyers.
Millennials are Flocking to the Suburbs

September 24, 2019

More and more millennials are working stable jobs and ready to settle down.
Affordability Gives Borrowers Power

September 24, 2019

Decreasing home prices make for a buyers’ market.
Equity Reaches All-Time High

September 24, 2019

Refinances could be a good option for millions of homeowners with equity in their homes.
Rates Begin to Tick Upward

September 24, 2019

Despite rising rates, the housing market gained momentum.
The Fed Speaks Amid Chaos

September 24, 2019

Despite changing economic factors, the Fed still moved to cut rates.
Affordability Soars

September 10, 2019

Now could be the best time to buy a home since early 2017.
HUD Proposes Fair Housing Changes

September 10, 2019

Changes could be coming to the Fair Housing Act’s disparate impact standard.
More Rate Cuts Coming?

September 10, 2019

According to Fannie Mae, we will see two more rate cuts before the end of the year.
New Third-Party Credit Score Rules

September 10, 2019

The Federal Housing Finance Agency has published third-party credit score validation and approval rules.
Weaker Economic Data Brings Rates Down

September 10, 2019

While the housing market is still strong, economic concerns bring rates down.