Ex-NFL star sentenced to five years in prison for mortgage fraud

Ex-NFL star sentenced to five years in prison for mortgage fraud

Irving Fryar and his mother convicted of conspiring to steal $1.2M

Experian hacked: 15 million people’s credit data stolen in breach

Credit reporting agency becomes latest victim of data breach

Here's what today's job creation implosion means for housing and mortgage finance

Jobs crater, labor participation rate near 40-year low and zero wage growth

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How strong is the mortgage market really?

Mixed reviews heading into the final stretch of 2015
Heading into the fall, the health of the mortgage market in 2015 is falling in line with initial expectations at the beginning of the year and above consensus estimates. But how strong is that really?
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Multifamily mortgage debt tops $1T in 2Q

Commercial and multifamily mortgage debt continues rise
The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $38.5 billion in the second quarter of 2015, as three of the four major investor groups increased their holdings.
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Here’s how the Fed interest rate looked before ZIRP

MBA chart shows relationship between rates and home sales
The Fed did not raise interest rates on Thursday despite a lot of industry speculation, leaving December as the next viable option. But instead of looking at the future of interest rates, do you know what the past looked like? To better understand the future, use this chart from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
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