As we come to the end of the year, we can look back and see plenty of pot holes the economy had to overcome. But the economy did overcome the challenges and we had a very good year — for
Mortgage bond prices finished the week lower which put upward pressure on rates. Rates were flat Monday and Tuesday mornings despite solid data. The NAHB housing index was 76 versus the expected 69. Housing starts were 1.365M versus 1.34M.
New home sales posted a small gain in November, after downward revisions for prior months. However, the sales pace for newly-built single-family homes is ending the year strong, with solid demand pointing to additional construction gains in 2020.
Contracts for new,
WEI Technology to Provide Habitat for Humanity Tucson with LendingPad Loan Origination System for Mortgage OperationsMortgage Ledger Staff2019-12-23T13:30:31-05:00
Habitat for Humanity Tucson, a non-profit that works to transform lives through shelter, has announced that it will be using WEI Technology’s LendingPad Loan Origination System (LOS) for its future mortgage operations. The non-profit has praised LOS’s versatility, simplicity, and
The end of the year is in sight as we enjoy the final holidays of 2019. As we have mentioned previously, it has been a very interesting year to say the least. Highlighted by lower interest rates, a strong stock
Hialeah Check Casher Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison for Laundering Over $100 million in Healthcare, Mortgage and Identity Theft Tax Refund Fraud ProceedsMortgage Ledger Staff2019-12-23T13:37:57-05:00
Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Michael J. De Palma, Special Agent in Charge, Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI), and George L. Piro, Special Agent in Charge, FBI’s Miami Field Office announced that Evelio Suarez,
Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, and San Francisco are among the U.S. metros that experienced the most dramatic housing shifts since 2010
Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, and Nassau County, NY experienced
SEC CARSON CERTIFIES ANNUAL DATA: HOMELESSNESS TICKED UP IN 2019, DRIVEN BY MAJOR INCREASES IN CALIFORNIAMortgage Ledger Staff2019-12-23T12:51:25-05:00
Increase in California Higher Than All Other States Combined;
Continued Declines Noted Among Veterans and Families with Children
WASHINGTON – Ahead of the release of the 2019 Annual Homelessness Report to Congress, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary