Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Goldman's $1B FHFA settlement?

Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Goldman's $1B FHFA settlement?

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Freddie Mac: Housing growth remains stagnant

...But it's not all bad news
July 23, 2014
"We remain cautiously optimistic the housing recovery will continue, albeit slowly, until we see more tightening in the labor markets to give personal incomes a much-needed jolt,” Freddie Mac Chief Economist Frank Nothaft said.
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Mortgage applications decline 2.3% as refis drop off

November 20, 2013
Mortgage applications fell 2.3% this past week as home purchase activity picked up and refinancing activity cooled, an industry trade group said Wednesday
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Realtors drive mortgage industry

September 27, 2013
Realtors, rather than lenders, drive the mortgage industry, wielding the coveted key to potential purchase business for lenders.
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JPMorgan battles falling refi volumes

September 10, 2013
Even mega bank JPMorgan Chase is having to adjust as refinance volumes decline. The bank’s refinance applications are off 60% since interest rates began rising earlier this year.
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Mortgage applications fall 4.7%

Rates continue to stabilize
August 14, 2013
After staying relatively stable last week, applications posted a slight dip this week as rates also declined.
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Mortgage applications edge up slightly

Rates stay mostly the same
August 7, 2013
Mortgage applications edged up slightly last week, with new filings growing only 0.2% from a week earlier, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported.
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