For borrowers, the new rule could make it harder to qualify for ARMs since all lenders will be using rates that are higher than the initial rate available on this loan. Experts say it could lead to fewer ARM originations once the rule is implemented.
Articles written by HousingWire Staff are non-bylined, and typically involve press release coverage and aggregation of coverage appearing elsewhere. So who put all these together? Our entire staff does!
It’s no secret that high volume refinancing is dead—at least for now. To some degree, it feels as though we’ve been living in an incredibly protracted refinance cycle (when we weren’t in the death spiral of 2007 – 2011, of course). Read More