TRID is a real obstacle to mortgage process

Fed adopts new rule limiting 'too big to fail' bailouts

New emergency lending policy targets 'broad-based' issues, not specific firms

FHFA announces 2016 conforming loan limits

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

Items Tagged with 'Christmas'


Zillow rings in the new year with record traffic

Aren't things supposed to be slow in December? Not if you want to buy a house, apparently. Or at least thinking about it... Zillow's abundant web pages of homes for sale clearly showed that home prices were on the naughty list last year. But getting the word out apparently landed Zillow on the "nice" list somewhere.
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Making the secondary market primary

I've been thinking a lot about liquidity lately. Not just because it's the holidays and, as anyone with a house full of Christian (or agnostic, or atheist) children knows, cash flows out to retailers like floodwaters rushing a city built too close to the Mississippi delta, but also because I've been reading a fair amount of mortgage news of late.
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