Articles Tagged with ''MBA''

Former MBA President David Stevens joins ProxyPics

Stevens joins company as a senior strategic advisor
ProxyPics, a platform to obtain real-time photos of properties, announced that former MBA President David Stevens has joined the company as a senior strategic advisor. ProxyPics’ CEO and Founder Luke Tomaszewski said in a press release that he is excited to bring Stevens on board and that Stevens will be contributing his in-depth housing market knowledge and expertise to the company.
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[WATCH] CoreLogic removes pain points from real estate tax payments

The DigitalTax Platform provides the right data at the right time
Regulators are scrutinizing the timeliness and accuracy of real estate tax payments, which means lenders need reliable tax solutions to stay compliant. By leveraging the power, scale and breadth of its data, CoreLogic is able to equip clients with a solution that meets these demands.
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MBA: More Americans are applying for mortgages as interest rates stabilize

Applications for 30-year fixed rate rise 5.3%
Mortgage applications rose again for the week ending Feb. 22, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Mike Fratantoni said homebuyers are responding favorably to a more stable interest rate environment.
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MBA: Rising mortgage applications show signs of promising spring homebuying season

Applications for 30-year fixed rate hold steady at 4.66%
Mortgage applications pushed forward for the week ending Feb. 20, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting Joel Kan said mortgage rates held steady on mixed economic news, as core inflation remained firm and retail sales in December came in much weaker than expected.
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MBA: Mortgage applications decline as economic uncertainty grows

Applications for 30-year fixed rate mortgages fall 3.7%
Mortgage applications fell even further for the week ending Feb. 8, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting Joel Kan said application activity fell as renewed uncertainty about the domestic and global economy likely deterred potential homebuyers.
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MBA: Mortgage applications fall 2.5%

Mortgage apps reach lowest level since April 2018
Mortgage applications continued to retreat further for the week ending Feb. 1, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting Joel Kan said mortgage rates for all loan types declined last week to the lowest rate since April 2018.
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U.S. economy adds 304,000 jobs in January

Wages for private non-farm payrolls rise to $27.56
The unemployment rate rose to 4% in January, according to the latest Employment Situation Summary report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. MBA Chief Economist Mike Fratantoni said although the partial government shutdown may have temporarily increased the unemployment rate, this pace of job creation will continue to support higher wages, which will likely support strong housing demand.
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MBA: Mortgage applications fall further

Market Composite index retreats 3% from the previous week
Mortgage applications slid further for the week ending Jan. 25, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting Joel Kan said mortgage applications for purchase and refinances were lower over the past week as rates nudged higher.
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MBA: Mortgage applications fall 2.7%

Refinance Index also retreats 5%
Mortgage applications moderately fell for the week ending Jan. 18, 2019, according to the latest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. MBA Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting Joel Kan said mortgage application activity cooled off last week after two consecutive weeks of sizable increases.
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