Independent Banks and Chartered Subsidiaries See Strong Profits

April 13, 2021

Driven by strong demand and high average loan balances, volume for independent mortgage companies reached new heights.
MBA Requests Conservatorship Meetings

April 13, 2021

MBA members voiced concerns over limits on GSE operations that could cause disruptions to housing finance.
Rates Slip Lower

April 13, 2021

Rates moved lower for the first time in several weeks.
Is Inflation Coming?

April 13, 2021

History has shown that inflation hits different sectors in different ways.
Americans Don’t Understand Credit Scores

April 6, 2021

Studies show that many don’t fully understand factors that could impact their credit scores.
Rates Stabilize

April 6, 2021

After weeks of steadily rising, interest rates level off.
Pre-Listing Home Inspection

April 6, 2021

In order to speed up the process, sellers could consider scheduling an inspection before listing.
Multi-Generational Houses More Common

April 6, 2021

More and more Americans are opting for multi-generational living.
The Importance of Inflation

April 6, 2021

Examining why inflation is so closely tied to interest rates.
The Stimulus Package and Inequality

March 30, 2021

The stimulus package will boost economy, but not address inequality.
Rates Keep Going Up

March 30, 2021

Continuing the month-long trend, interest rates continue to rise.
Home is Where the Wealth Is

March 30, 2021

How much wealth can your home build over time?
Record-Breaking Originations Predicted

March 30, 2021

Demand for homes will be bolstered by an improving job market, favorable demographic trends, and low mortgage rates.
What the Fed Keeps Saying

March 30, 2021

Rates from the Federal Reserve Board are a predictor of the future.
Recovery is Coming

March 23, 2021

Rising rates are a sign that economic recovery is imminent.
Mortgage Snapshot

March 23, 2021

Quick news from the world of mortgage lending.
Lending Activity Increases

March 23, 2021

Lending activity in the 4th quarter reached its highest point in 14 years.
Rates Keep Climbing

March 23, 2021

For another week, rates continue to climb.
How Much is Two Trillion Dollars?

March 23, 2021

Politics aside, two trillion dollars is a lot of money.
Housing Market Predicted to Grow

March 16, 2021

Millions of Millennials will reach prime homebuying age this year, in a time of low interest rates.