Housing – The Economy’s Bright Spot

October 6, 2020

In a struggling economy, the housing market continues to be a bright spot.
MBA Supports CFPB QM Rule

October 6, 2020

The MBA released an official statement commending the CFPB for its new QM proposal.
Black Knight’s Mortgage Monitor Report Released

October 6, 2020

Report shows originations experienced their greatest quarterly increase to date.
Rates Tick Down

October 6, 2020

Interest rates stay below 3% for yet another week.
The Last Jobs Report

October 6, 2020

Last week’s Jobs Report was the last we’ll see before the election.
MBA Expects Purchase Market Originations to Hit $1.34 Trillion in 2020

September 30, 2020

Home values are up 4.5% year-over-year.
Earth, Wind and Fire

September 30, 2020

The real estate market is relentless.
Housing Demand Remains Strong

September 30, 2020

Historically low inventory drives prices even higher in some areas.
Rates Rise, but Just Slightly

September 30, 2020

Rates ticked up from all-time lows
Millennials Are a Driving Force in the U.S. Housing Marketing Recovery

September 30, 2020

Millennials now account for more than 50% of all new home loans.
What is the American Dream Down Payment Act?

September 30, 2020

Buying a home could become even easier with a down payment assistance program.
Winning the Home

September 22, 2020

With homes in short supply, bidding wars will naturally occur.
Rates Rise One Tick

September 22, 2020

This week, rates essentially hold steady from last week’s record.
Vaccine Reactions

September 22, 2020

It’s wait-and-see before we’ll know how much of an impact a vaccine will make on the markets.
Supply Restraints Limit Housing Potential

September 22, 2020

As increasing numbers of Millennials look to purchase homes, supply remains a constant issue.
Refinances at Highest Level in Seven Years

September 22, 2020

As rates hover around record lows, refinances are booming.
Home Prices Are on the Rise

September 15, 2020

The Federal Housing Finance Agency released numbers that show home values growing.
Short Supply will Continue to Drive Higher Prices

September 15, 2020

Demand has been higher than supply for some time, driving home values higher.
CFPB Proposes New QM Category

September 15, 2020

The CFPB is proposing an alteration to what constitutes a qualified mortgage.
Rates Fall to Record Lows

September 15, 2020

2020 continues to see new record lows for interest rates.