CFPB doubles down against marketing services agreements

CFPB doubles down against marketing services agreements

Underscores that MSAs could constitute mortgage kickbacks

Did Sen. Corker violate SEC rules, Senate ethics by telling investors to short GSEs?

Made questionable remarks on CNBC regarding stocks

House passes bipartisan TRID grace period bill 303-121

Next comes Senate, then looming threat of veto from White House

Items Tagged with 'mortgage credit'


MBA: Mortgage credit ticks up in August

Jumbos the biggest gainers, but coventionals see small boost
Mortgage credit availability increased in August and has increased in eight of the last nine months, mainly on jumbo loan products but also on conforming conventional mortgage loans. Here's the scorecard.
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Mortgage credit availability stalled in June

Refi boomlet not enough to lift other products
Mortgage credit availability decreased in June according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index, a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association which analyzes data from Ellie Mae’s AllRegs Market Clarity business information tool.
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Zillow: Mortgage lending tight, but not for long

Data shows 4Q14 credit more restricted
After loosening all year, credit standards began to tighten at the end of 2014. Yet the end of last year was also when the government started to announce a slew of new initiatives to expand the credit box. So what’s the future for mortgage lending right now?
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