With the affordability issue lingering for most prospective buyers, Louis Zitting of MonitorBase discusses remedies to overcome some of the hurdles thrown in the path to homeownership.
John Dingeman of @ClassValuation describes how technology in the appraisal space has made the process signi...
Brian “Woody” White of @MyHomebridge discusses how he shifted from focusing on tech to D&I and what mor...
The last time mortgage rates hovered near the 7% range was two decades ago, as continued Fed actions to ease inflation have forced the fixed-rate mortgage to 20-year highs.
While home price gains have slowed nationwide, actions by the Federal Reserve to curb inflation continue to make mortgage financing more expensive, according to the latest S&P Dow Jones Indices.
Marking the most expansive allocation of flexible rental assistance in nearly 20 years, @HUDgov Secretary Marcia L. Fudge has delivered more than 19,000 new Housing Choice Vouchers nationwide.
The @MBAMortgage reports that new home purchase applications were down year-over-year in August but rebounded after four consecutive months of declines.
As the Federal Reserve issues another rate hike to tame high-riding inflation, @FreddieMac reported the fixed-rate mortgage climbed 27-basis points over last week, rising to levels last seen in 2008.
For the first time in more than 45 days, mortgage application volume turned upward, as the @MBAMortgage reported overall app volume rose nearly 4% week-over week, ahead of yet another rate hike by the
Despite the negativity surrounding the housing space, mortgage lenders can lead the way, as Abby Waltz of Homes for Heroes explains how to show clients ways to uncover opportunities in today’s marketp
House measure seeks to level the playing field for U.S. veterans in pursuit of homeownership through adoption of a modern, digital appraisal process for VA loans.
A coalition of housing industry trade groups have requested that the White House’s National Economic Council push the FHA to slash its mortgage insurance premium to put more money into the pockets of
Overall mortgage application volume dipped yet again this week, falling 1.2% week-over-week according to the @MBAMortgage, with rates edging near the 6%-mark and forcing more homebuyers to the sidelin
As investors continue to reduce their offerings of ARM and non-QM loan programs and with overall origination volume forecast to constrict, the @MBAMortgage found mortgage credit availability on the de
The Five Star Institute will honor those who have left an indelible impact on the industry, and positively influenced homeownership within the past year at next week’s Five Star Conference and Expo in
Those at the forefront demonstrating exemplary leadership will be recognized for their accomplishments at the upcoming Five Star Conference and Expo in Dallas with the Authentic Leader Award.
As mortgage businesses rush to automate, some eventually find that their shiny new technology is not delivering the expected returns … if it even goes live. Jim Paolino of LodeStar Software Solutions
Mortgage rates jumped 23-basis points week-over-week, hitting a high mark last seen in late 2008 according to @FreddieMac, as heightened inflationary concerns are pushing more prospective buyers back
Suzanne Ross of @ocrolus explains how digital advances in the mortgage space have created a new paradigm that may help insulate lenders from a drop in market activity.
Among those to be recognized during the upcoming Women in Housing Leadership Awards Luncheon, the Corporate Social Responsibility Award winner will be honored for giving back to the community and enac
With mortgage rates spiking upward, mortgage application volume took another hit, falling for the fourth consecutive week, as markets continued to re-assess the prospects for the economy and the path
The Five Star Institute spotlights five individuals who have broken down barriers and have enacted change within their own organizations, all nominated for the Trailblazer Award, which will be awarded
Offering a welcoming and nondiscriminatory environment to every renter by adhering to the Fair Housing Act will safeguard your property’s marketing efforts today and attract renters down the line.