MIAC Facilitating Sale Of MSR Portfolio With $180.9M UPB
Mortgage Industry Advisory Corporation (MIAC) is facilitating the sale of a Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac/Ginnie Mae mortgage servicing rights (MSR) portfolio with unpaid principal balance (UPB)  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:04:09 -0400
Eshna Ghosh Promoted To SVP Of Business Development For Wingspan
Wingspan Portfolio Advisors has promoted Eshna Ghosh to senior vice president for business development. Previously, Ghosh served as vice president of business development. Prior to  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:42:57 -0400
W.J. Bradley Appoints Danya Sawyer As SVP Of Mortgage Operations
Danya Sawyer has been promoted to senior vice president (SVP) of mortgage operations for W.J. Bradley Mortgage Capital. Sawyer, who has more than 12 years  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:39:41 -0400
Freddie Mac: Fixed Mortgage Rates Edge Up Again
After dropping for two consecutive weeks, fixed mortgage rates edged up again during the week ending April 24, according to Freddie Mac's Primary Mortgage Market  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:37:06 -0400
MountainView Closes Sale Of Loan Portfolio With $60M UPB
MountainView Capital Group reports that it recently facilitated the sale of a residential whole loan portfolio with unpaid principal balance (UPB) of $60 million on  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
When It Comes To Condo Sales, Cash Is King
A recent post on the CoreLogic Insights Blog shows that since the recession began in 2008 more than 80% of condo sales in Florida and  [read more]
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
New Home Sales Down 14.5% In March
Spring home shoppers apparently remained in hibernation through March, as new home sales dropped 14.5%, compared to February, to reach their lowest level in eight  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:05:48 -0400
MBA: Average Mortgage Size Now At Highest In Survey History
Mortgage application volume decreased 3.3% during the week ending April 18, compared to the previous week, on an adjusted basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:51:27 -0400
DataQuick: California Mortgage Default Rate Up 6% In Q1
About 19,215 notices of default (NoDs) were recorded by California servicers during the first quarter, up 6% from 18,120 NoDs in the fourth quarter of  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:38:52 -0400
MBA: Homeownership Rate Keeps Dropping
With homeownership now out of reach for more Americans - due to a lackluster job market, stagnant wage growth, rising home prices, rising interest rates,  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:09:05 -0400
Zaio Corp. Introduces New Appraisal Solution
Zaio Corp. has developed a new appraisal solution called GEAR AP (GeoScore Evaluation/Appraisal Report) that meets interagency guidelines and Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Mortgage Master Establishes LO On-Boarding And Training Team
Mortgage Master reports that it has created a team of professionals, called Loan Officer Concierge, who are dedicated to assisting with the loan officer (LO)  [read more]
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Black Knight: Delinquencies, Foreclosures Drop To 2007, 2008 Levels
Mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures continued to decline in March, dropping to levels not seen since 2007 and 2008, respectively, according to Black Knight Financial Services'  [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Assurant Buys StreetLinks
Assurant Specialty Property, a provider of mortgage insurance and other specialty insurance products and services, has acquired StreetLinks, a provider of real estate appraisal and  [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
MGIC Sees Revenue Rise Despite Mortgage Market Slowdown
Despite the fact that mortgage origination volume is way down compared to a year ago, things are on the up and up for mortgage insurer  [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400