FHFA plan would make GSEs hold banklike capital amounts

[ad_1]The much-anticipated proposal, which would not go into effect until after Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are privatized, reflects Director Mark Calabria’s aggressive efforts to get the comp

New Residential's capital raise doubles the cash on its balance sheet

[ad_1]The lenders also are receiving warrants to purchase New Residential stock.[ad_2]

Mortgage bankers renew push for a market-wide liquidity facility

[ad_1]The MBA also said it has been lobbying for a measure that would enable cash-out refinances in forbearance to be sold to the GSEs.[ad_2]

Blackstone makes a return trip to conduit market with $608M CMBS

[ad_1]The private equity firm's REIT arm is seeking to price a second CRE loan portfolio for May, this time led by an industrial portfolio of warehouses and logistics centers. No hotel or shopp

Mortgage rates today, May 19, 2020, plus lock recommendations

[ad_1]Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates te

Before entering mortgage forbearance, read this

[ad_1]COVID-19 mortgage forbearance is here and will help millions of borrowers in the short-run. But long-term forbearance issues shouldn't be overlooked.[ad_2]

Builder confidence recovers from April COVID-19 slump

[ad_1]Demand continues to improve as states relax shelter-in-place orders

Anthony Sherman on laying the foundations of a successful fintech

[ad_1]Digital mortgage market Simplist is on a meteoric rise thanks to its CEO's wide-ranging experience

Rental fraud spikes in wake of COVID-19

[ad_1]Rental property owners are suddenly dealing with an onslaught of fraudulent applications

Curbio deploys 'no-contact' renovation program in Denver

[ad_1]The program offers virtual estimates and remote communication

LoanSnap raises $10m to fuel growth

[ad_1]The start-up solidifies investments from an "all-star" group of investors

COVID-19 shutdown slowed new-home purchase applications in April

[ad_1]MBA expects home shoppers to immediately return to the market as states loosen stay-at-home orders