Looking back, the housing industry is totally Scrooged

Looking back, the housing industry is totally Scrooged

Here's the HousingWire/Star Wars Christmas 2014 special

FHA loans could face "tidal wave of defaults"

All indices hit series high

Another mortgage lender launches 3% down loan

Falls in line with FHFA
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Articles by HousingWire Staff

MBA Convention preview: rolling ticker on events and offerings

Check here all week for updates on everything you need to know
HousingWire Staff
Parties, products, big reveals and more — get updates on everything you need to know for MBA's Annual Conference & Expo 2014.
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From HW Magazine

From strength to strength

HousingWire's 2014 look at correspondent lenders to watch
HousingWire Staff
Last October, HousingWire highlighted several correspondent lenders and gave a broad overview of where this division of mortgage finance was heading. We are happy to report that those lenders are still doing a robust set of business, although the road remains no less rocky. But as we said last year, at least there’s a road to begin with.
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From HW Magazine

Data & analytics handbook

HousingWire's exclusive look at key providers
HousingWire Staff
It’s a new world, and in this new world, data is more crucial than ever. Getting the best data possible, and then being able to interpret that data to improve performance, will be a competitive edge that no company in the mortgage finance space can do without in the current environment of volume contraction.
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'Nashville' house hits the market for $19.5 million

HousingWire Staff
An expensive estate known as the home of Rayna Jaymes, a popular character on the ABC-TV series "Nashville," is now up for sale. The 20,533-square-foot property...
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From HW Magazine

Fear and loathing in California

If the American Dream is owning your own home free and clear, the Golden State might be where dreams come true
HousingWire Staff
Imagine a deed of trust or mortgage deed that suddenly isn’t secured by anything at all. Whether that’s the American Dream or a scene from American Psycho probably depends on what you do for a living.
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From HW Magazine

Realogy Holdings: Really as bad as it seems?

After whiffing in Q1 earnings, it's time to see if now is still time to bet on housing's recovery
HousingWire Staff
Perhaps no proxy for U.S. housing is more direct than Realogy Holdings Corp. (RLGY), which first went public in 2012 and bases its entire business model off of real estate transaction volumes. Bottom line: the company’s brands touch most of the recently wobbly U.S. real estate sector. So is now the time to make a bet on Realogy?
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From HW Magazine

Keith Murray stands fast

A traumatic experience only fueled his desire to succeed and work for what's really important
HousingWire Staff

Fannie and Freddie’s redeeming quality: Multifamily lending

HousingWire Staff
While the majority of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac products suffered during the financial crisis, one part managed to squeeze through barely scathed: the apartment-lending units.
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11 ways you know you're a compliance officer

The EPA guy was the hero in Ghostbusters, right?
HousingWire Staff
This week we salute those unsung regulatory heroes, compliance officers.
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Who will lead JPMorgan Chase next?

HousingWire Staff
Now that JPMorgan Chase executive Michael Cavanagh is no longer at the bank, Matt Zames, the bank’s chief operating officer, is considered to be a potential favorite to take over when CEO Jamie Dimon finally decides to step down.
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