Industry News

Larger Homes, Lower Costs, Happy Homebuyers

June 29, 2021

Pandemic motivated decisions have left many homebuyers pleased.
Proposals to Combat the Racial Wealth Gap Included in a New Infrastructure Package

June 21, 2021

The program would apply to about one in four census tracts.
A Look into the Impact of Natural Disasters on Homeowners

June 21, 2021

2020 had record-breaking financial impacts across many communities.
Updated FHA Requirements

June 15, 2021

The FHA published updated requirements for non-permanent residents.
What’s Next?

June 15, 2021

Many uncertainties remain as we emerge from the pandemic.
FHA Mortgage Related Bill Passes

June 8, 2021

The act will simplify the FHA mortgage process.
“Zillenial” Housing Choices

June 8, 2021

Rent.com surveyed the housing choices of recent college grads.
Home Sales Are on the Rise

June 1, 2021

Multiple factors will fuel record home sales in 2021.
It’s a Great Time to Be a Homeowner

June 1, 2021

The number of equity rich properties is on the rise.
Agency Refi Program Guides Introduced

May 25, 2021

New programs will encourage eligible borrowers to refinance.
Mortgage Delinquencies Are Declining

May 25, 2021

Delinquency inflow in March 2021 was lowest on record.
Discounting to be Scrutinized?

May 18, 2021

Mortgage rate discounts may be coming under increased scrutiny.
Tax Credit Introduced in House

May 18, 2021

A bill that would provide a tax credit for first time homebuyers has been introduced in the house.
Housing Shortage Continues

May 11, 2021

The shortage of entry-level homes makes it difficult for first-time buyers to enter the market.
Purchase Originations to Grow

May 11, 2021

Despite supply issues, 2021 is projected to be a record year for originations.
Housing Conditions Remain Favorable

May 4, 2021

According to Freddie Mac's Economic and Housing Research Group, the housing market will remain strong through 2022.
FHFA Announces New Refi Product

May 4, 2021

The new FHFA refi product targets low-income borrowers with single-family mortgages.
MBA Urges No Delay in CFPB QM Rule

April 26, 2021

The MBA has urged the CFPB not to delay its Qualified Mortgage Rule.
Homes Selling Faster Than Ever

April 26, 2021

The housing market is hot, and homes are selling quickly.
Home Improvement Spending Increases

April 20, 2021

While many professional remodeling projects came to a halt in 2020, DIY renovations surged.