Monthly Archives: February 2019

New American Funding Makes Mortgage Professional America’s Top Mortgage Workplaces Report

2019-02-28T11:38:27-04:00

National Mortgage Lender Ranks No. 2 in the 500+ Employee Category for 2019

TUSTIN, Calif.Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — New American Funding has been named a Top Mortgage Workplace by Mortgage Professional America for

New American Funding Makes Mortgage Professional America’s Top Mortgage Workplaces Report2019-02-28T11:38:27-04:00

Those Saving for a Down Payment can Afford a Home Nearly Three Years Sooner by Moving Back in with Mom or Dad

2019-02-28T11:31:32-04:00

It takes a typical renter in the U.S. eight years to save for a 20 percent down payment, compared to about five years for renters without housing expenses.

— In expensive markets like Southern California and the San Francisco

Those Saving for a Down Payment can Afford a Home Nearly Three Years Sooner by Moving Back in with Mom or Dad2019-02-28T11:31:32-04:00

Genworth Mortgage Insurance’s Economist Report, Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018: Best Purchase Year for First-Time Homebuyers since 2006

2019-02-28T11:23:23-04:00

4Q’18 housing market slowdown intensified outside of first-time homebuyer market; First-time homebuyers remained resilient and outperformed broader housing market

RICHMOND, Va.Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Genworth Mortgage Insurance, an operating segment of Genworth Financial,

Genworth Mortgage Insurance’s Economist Report, Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018: Best Purchase Year for First-Time Homebuyers since 20062019-02-28T11:23:23-04:00

Redfin Report: Homebuyers Return as Pending Sales Rebound in Seattle, San Jose and Boston

2019-02-27T13:25:58-04:00

Pending sales spiked 15% in the city of Seattle in January, up 8% in San Jose, California

SEATTLEFeb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN) — The market cooldown may already be over in SeattleSan Jose and Boston,

Redfin Report: Homebuyers Return as Pending Sales Rebound in Seattle, San Jose and Boston2019-02-27T13:25:58-04:00

CoreVest Partners with Recon Realty to Empower Veterans to Launch, Grow and Scale their Real Estate Investment Businesses; Address the Affordable Housing Crisis

2019-02-27T12:57:04-04:00


IRVINE, Calif. and NEW YORKFeb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — CoreVest, the leading lender to residential real estate investors, has announced a partnership

CoreVest Partners with Recon Realty to Empower Veterans to Launch, Grow and Scale their Real Estate Investment Businesses; Address the Affordable Housing Crisis2019-02-27T12:57:04-04:00

HUD APPROVES ADDITIONAL $652 MILLION TO SUPPORT TEXAS IN ITS RECOVERY FROM HURRICANE HARVEY

2019-02-26T12:43:05-04:00

Action supports $5 Billion in disaster recovery already approved by HUD

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson announced HUD is approving an additional $652 million to support Texas in its

HUD APPROVES ADDITIONAL $652 MILLION TO SUPPORT TEXAS IN ITS RECOVERY FROM HURRICANE HARVEY2019-02-26T12:43:05-04:00

Realogy Named One Of The 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The 8th Time

2019-02-26T11:40:24-04:00

Recognition honors those companies who acknowledge their critical role to influence and drive positive change in the business community and societies around the world.

MADISON, N.J.Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a

Realogy Named One Of The 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies® By Ethisphere For The 8th Time2019-02-26T11:40:24-04:00

Black Knight’s First Look: January’s Prepayment Rate Lowest in More Than 18 Years as Seasonal Home Sale Reductions Outweigh Rise in Refinance Incentive

2019-02-26T09:42:06-04:00

– Despite recent declines in interest rates, January’s prepayment rate was the lowest since November 2000

– Seasonal reductions in home sales outweighed any early, rate-driven rise in refinance incentive

– Housing turnover typically bottoms out in January

Black Knight’s First Look: January’s Prepayment Rate Lowest in More Than 18 Years as Seasonal Home Sale Reductions Outweigh Rise in Refinance Incentive2019-02-26T09:42:06-04:00