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MBA: Mortgage Application Volume Increased 4.0%

Posted by Lauren Tyler on January 25, 2017

Including an adjustment for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, mortgage applications increased 4.0% from one week earlier during the week ended Jan. 20, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. On an unadjusted basis, total [Read More]

MBA: Applications For Purchases Increased 9% Labor Day Week

Posted by Patrick Barnard on September 14, 2016

Mortgage applications increased 4.2% on an adjusted basis during the week ended Sept. 9, with applications for refinances rising 2% and applications for purchases jumping an impressive 9%, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. This [Read More]

Proposed TRID Updates: Frustration That CFPB Won’t Address ‘Cure’ Provisions

Written by Patrick Barnard on August 17, 2016

To quell investor concerns over defects, the industry wants the CFPB to lengthen the cure period for errors, clarify what errors can be cured and provide more formal guidance on liability.

MBA: Mortgage Application Volume Increased 1.3%

Posted by Patrick Barnard on April 20, 2016

Mortgage application volume increased 1.3% during the week ended April 15, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Applications Survey. Applications for refinances increased 3%, while applications for purchases decreased 1% from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis, [Read More]

MBA Promotes William Kooper To VP Of State Government Affairs, Industry Relations

Posted by Patrick Barnard on April 11, 2016

William Kooper has been promoted to vice president of state government affairs and industry relations at the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), effective April 1. Kooper, who has served in several different public policy and member relations roles during his 15-year [Read More]

MBA: Mortgage Application Volume Dropped 3.3%

Posted by Patrick Barnard on March 23, 2016

Mortgage application volume decreased 3.3% on an adjusted basis during the week ended March 18, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. Applications for refinances decreased 5%, while applications for purchases decreased 1% relative to the [Read More]