Mortgage News

Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

2019-05-22T18:13:10-04:00

Mortgage applications increased 2.4 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 17, 2019.

The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, increased 2.4

Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest MBA Weekly Survey2019-05-22T18:13:10-04:00

HUD Approves Settlement Between Puerto Rico Public Housing Authority and Residents Who Alleged Disability Discrimination

2019-05-22T17:59:18-04:00

PRPHA will pay almost $885,000 to replace existing elevators

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has negotiated an agreement between the Puerto Rico Public Housing Authority (PRPHA) and residents of the housing authority that

HUD Approves Settlement Between Puerto Rico Public Housing Authority and Residents Who Alleged Disability Discrimination2019-05-22T17:59:18-04:00

Hud Awards Additional $1.9 Million to Promote Employment and Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing Residents

2019-05-22T09:11:41-04:00

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded an additional $1.9 million to six public housing authorities and non-profit organizations across the nation to hire or retain service coordinators to help residents find jobs and educational opportunities.

Hud Awards Additional $1.9 Million to Promote Employment and Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing Residents2019-05-22T09:11:41-04:00

Housing Market Potential Narrows Performance Gap in April, According to First American Home Sales Model

2019-05-20T19:10:35-04:00

The keys to closing the performance gap lie in where mortgage rates go from here and how existing homeowners resolve the dilemma to sell or not to sell, says Chief Economist Mark Fleming

First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading

Housing Market Potential Narrows Performance Gap in April, According to First American Home Sales Model2019-05-20T19:10:35-04:00

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Total Refinance Volume Increases In March as Interest Rates Fall

2019-05-20T19:07:04-04:00

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today reported that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) completed 234,716 refinances in the first quarter of 2019.  FHFA’s first quarter 2019 Refinance Report also shows that 901 loans were

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Total Refinance Volume Increases In March as Interest Rates Fall2019-05-20T19:07:04-04:00

MIG Market Watch, May 20th, 2019

2019-05-20T19:07:04-04:00

MARKET COMMENT
Mortgage bond prices finished the week slightly higher which helped rates improve. Weak stocks the beginning of the week helped start the rate improvements. Financial markets focused on US and Chinese trade negotiations and tariffs. Weak retail sales figures

MIG Market Watch, May 20th, 20192019-05-20T19:07:04-04:00