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Fannie Mae continues shifting credit risk to insurers

Completes fifth and sixth Credit Insurance Risk Transfer deals

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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’s Stevens: There’s no urgency to lower FHA insurance premiums

Lending industry shouldn't react too fast
There is no urgency to lower mortgage insurance premiums right now, David Stevens, Mortgage Bankers Association president and CEO, said following the Federal Housing Administration’s 2015 Actuarial Report released on Monday. A look behind the numbers shows that it will take time to know the stability of the MMI Fund’s capital ratio of 2.07%.
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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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What’s the exact cost of compliance on mortgage originations?

While it’s not definitive, here's what we know
It’s not as simple as saying the new compliance rules cost the industry “x” amount of dollars in expenses. However, executives at the Mortgage Bankers Association did give some insight on what factors lenders can use to figure out just how much these compliance rules will dent their profits.
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MBA graduates 34 from residential Future Leaders Program

Next generation of leaders get hands-on training
The Mortgage Bankers Association has trained more than 400 real estate finance professionals through its Future Leaders Program since 1996. This week at the MBA's Annual Convention and Expo, 34 residential mortgage finance professionals joined that number in a graduation ceremony that highlighted their accomplishments.
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