Jeb Bush: Current housing and debt situation unsustainable

Jeb Bush: Current housing and debt situation unsustainable

Is the clock ticking on the 30-year mortgage?

Senate banking committee passes massive regulatory relief bill

Big implications in legislation for housing and mortgage finance

Existing home sales crater in April, falling 3.3%

Spring buying stalls out after strong March performance
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Bad housing news drives stocks deep into red territory

Existing home sales was just the latest warning sign
Trey Garrison
Monday morning’s report that existing home sales tumbled in January left housing stocks bleeding by afternoon. But that's just the tip of the iceberg. Here's the rest of what the Titanic hit and the damage report.
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HW30: Two Harbors and BofA named top stocks to watch

FBR's top financial services and real estate stocks for 2015
Brena Swanson
Two stocks listed on HousingWire’s HW30 were listed as top financial and real estate stocks to watch in 2015 by FBR Capital Markets. Here’s why their forecasts are so strong.
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Mortgage servicer stocks take huge hit on weak earnings

Nationstar, Walter, Stonegate all down more than 20%
Brena Swanson
Thursday was a rough day on Wall Street for mortgage servicers as Nationstar Mortgage Holdings, Walter Investment Management and Stonegate Mortgage Corporation’s all plunged into the red after releasing their third-quarter earnings Thursday morning.
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Will Friday be a rebound for housing stocks?

HW 30 looks like an abattoir floor
Despite some stellar news on Wednesday on new home sales, the HW 30 – HousingWire’s proprietary index of stocks that drive the housing economy – had a rough go of it, especially the stocks that straddle housing and technology.
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Nonbanks expect big year for MSRs

Nationstar, Walter, Ocwen, soar on HW 30
Brena Swanson
Nonbanks are experiencing a strong day on the stock market, following positive first-quarter earning reports. MSR transfer activity is still occurring and more importantly, the long-term pipeline of opportunities is very healthy.
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Homebuilder stocks rise on HW 30

Despite recent pressure, homebuilder stocks show hopeful future
Brena Swanson
The HW 30 finished the month of March up 0.7% and is up 0.6% year-to-date. However, the positive news may not seep in homebuilder stocks just yet.
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Homebuilder stocks dive on existing home sales news

Markets stabilize after bleeding followed FOMC
Trey Garrison
Homebuilder stocks were down in early afternoon trading on news of the continuing decline in existing home sales, moving at the slowest pace in 18 months.
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Ocwen stock brushes off more headline risk

Easily survives spate of negative news
Ben Lane
Ocwen Financial Corp is set to pay $268 million to California residents as part of $2.1 billion settlement of a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigation into its servicing practices.
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Nonbanks get boost in trading from Hayman going big on Nationstar

HW 30 gains as investment banks drop on JPMorgan warning
Trey Garrison
A warning from JPMorgan Chase on first-quarter revenues for big investment banks and a big investment in Nationstar Mortgage by Kyle Bass’ billion-dollar hedge fund made big impacts on several in the HW 30 index.
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Stocks up ahead of Friday’s jobs report

Redwood gets favorable nod from FBR Capital Markets
Trey Garrison
The HW 30 and most of the indices finished Thursday higher, with the S&P 500 hitting its record for the 50th time in the past year. The Nasdaq was dragged down by declines in biotech companies.
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