FHFA announces 2016 conforming loan limits

FHFA announces 2016 conforming loan limits

Much of U.S. left unchanged; limits increase in 39 ‘high-cost’ counties

Game changer? Quicken Loans takes mortgage lending fully digital

Launches Rocket Mortgage

Google launches mortgage comparison tool with Zillow

LendingTree will also bring mortgages to Google

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MBA: Mortgage applications drop 3.2%

Purchase application loan size reaches new high
After the jump in mortgage applications last week, the Mortgage Bankers Association’s latest survey found that applications changed direction and dropped 3.2%.
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MBA adds 27 new members in October

Growth of Mortgage Bankers Association continues
The Mortgage Bankers Association announced that it welcomed 27 new members in the month of October, as it continues to push its membership beyond 2,200 organizations. Here are the MBA's new members.
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MBA: New home purchases drop in October

TRID partially to blame for decline
Turns out the impact of TRID runs deeper than just a volatile month for mortgage applications. A new report from the Mortgage Bankers Association shows that mortgage applications for new home purchases fell by 8% relative to the previous month, partially due to TRID going into effect during the month.
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MBA: Mortgage credit continues to loosen

Thanks to new conforming loan programs
Once again, mortgage credit availability trended higher, increasing in October thanks to new conforming loan programs, many of which were affordable housing programs that have lower down payment requirements.
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