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Purchase Applications Rise for Eighth Straight Week


The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) revealed mortgage applications rose 9.3% weekly for the week ending June 5. 

Purchase applications continued its run of success, rising week-over-week by 15% and annually by 13%. 

Mortgage Rates Expected to Remain Low


With mortgage rates nearing record lows, NerdWallet’s Mortgage Interest Rate Forecast concluded June is a good time to refinance, as rates are expected to remain low for months. 

Are Homebuyers Stepping Back Into the Market?


According to the latest weekly survey conducting by Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) for the week ending on May 22, spring has brought a surge in mortgage applications to the housing industry. 

GSE’s ‘At the Heart’ of Assisting Homeowners, Lenders, Servicers


A report by Bloomberg said while the government took control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac during the last downturn, the GSEs are “now at the heart” of the government’s effort to assist homeowners, lenders, and servicers during COVID-19. 

Borrowers With Low-Credit Most Negatively Impacted by COVID-19


AEI latest housing indicators show the market may be stabilizing but at a lower level. 

Northeast Hit By Declining Housing Inventory


Six of the 10 metros that experienced the largest drops in new-home listings were located in the northeast, according to a new report by

Mortgage Applications Drop Slightly


Mortgage applications fell slightly by 0.3% from the prior week for the week ending on April 17, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).  

Mortgages in Forbearance Increase to More Than 3%


A new survey by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) found that the number of home loans in forbearance rose from 2.73% to 3.74% during the week of March 30 to April 5. 

Coronavirus’s Impact on the Housing Market


Research by revealed both the long-term and short-term impact that the spread of COVID-19 has had on the housing market. 

FHFA Approves Loan Processing Flexibility by GSEs


The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) authorized several loan processing flexibilities from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. 


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