Housing Market

California Attorney General Denounces Predatory Mortgage Loans in Amicus Brief Supporting City of Oakland

2019-09-12T22:58:49-04:00

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today announced filing an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit brought by the City of Oakland against Wells Fargo. The City alleges that the bank engaged in predatory mortgage lending targeting minority communities. In

California Attorney General Denounces Predatory Mortgage Loans in Amicus Brief Supporting City of Oakland2019-09-12T22:58:49-04:00

Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

2019-09-12T22:14:38-04:00

Mortgage applications increased 2.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending September 6, 2019. This week’s results include an adjustment for the Labor Day holiday.

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Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey2019-09-12T22:14:38-04:00

Hud Order Settles Claims of Discrimination Against Families with Children

2019-09-12T10:03:17-04:00

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced the owners and managers of a single-family rental home in Nampa, Idaho, will pay $15,000 pursuant to a Consent Order resolving allegations that they violated the Fair Housing

Hud Order Settles Claims of Discrimination Against Families with Children2019-09-12T10:03:17-04:00

MBA Statement on the Trump Administration Housing Finance Reform Plans

2019-09-12T10:26:45-04:00

Statement of Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), on the release of the housing finance reform reports from the Treasury Department and the Department of Housing and Urban Development:

“MBA applauds the Administration for releasing these reports,

MBA Statement on the Trump Administration Housing Finance Reform Plans2019-09-12T10:26:45-04:00

MBA Forecasts Record Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Originations and Multifamily Lending in 2019 and 2020

2019-09-12T22:12:34-04:00

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) forecasts that commercial and multifamily mortgage bankers will close a record $652 billion of loans backed by income-producing properties this year, 14 percent higher than last year’s record volume ($574 billion).

Total multifamily lending, which includes

MBA Forecasts Record Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Originations and Multifamily Lending in 2019 and 20202019-09-12T22:12:34-04:00

The Department of Housing and Urban Development Submits Housing Reform Plan to The President

2019-09-12T08:57:18-04:00

WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) presented President Donald Trump with a plan for reforming the Nation’s housing finance system. Read HUD’s housing finance reform plan.

On March 27, 2019, President Trump issued a Memorandum on

The Department of Housing and Urban Development Submits Housing Reform Plan to The President2019-09-12T08:57:18-04:00

Hud Expands Housing Preservation Program to Include Senior Housing

2019-09-12T08:45:13-04:00

Rental assistance demonstration will help house low-income seniors

WASHINGTON – In an effort to preserve and improve critically needed affordable housing for low-income seniors, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced a significant expansion of its 

Hud Expands Housing Preservation Program to Include Senior Housing2019-09-12T08:45:13-04:00