Alcynna Lloyd

Alcynna Lloyd

Alcynna Lloyd is a reporter at HousingWire. Lloyd has a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of North Texas. She previously interned with a broadcast position at CBS and has a background in freelance journalism.


  • Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates haven't risen this consistently in 40 years

    Highest sustained climb since 1972, at least
    Mortgage rates haven't risen this consistently to start a year in more than 40 years, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. “Through May, rates have risen in 15 out of the first 21 weeks, which is the highest share since Freddie Mac began tracking this data for a full year in 1972,” Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater noted.
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  • Trelix unveils a closing services solution

    Now provides end-to-end mortgage fulfillment
    Trelix, a provider of real estate, mortgage and technology services, announced the launch of a closing services solution that aims at helping mortgage lenders settle their loans. It will also provide a full suite of end-to-end fulfillment services for customers.
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  • MBA: Mortgage refinances drop to 18-year low

    But mortgage rates continue to increase
    Mortgage applications followed last week’s decreasing trend, falling 2.6% from last week and the refinance index dropped to its lowest level since December 2000, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 18, 2018.
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  • [VIDEO] Will your mortgage application be denied?

    Find out what factors could get your application denied, according to LendingTree
    Recent research from LendingTree suggests that about 8% of borrowers are denied when applying for mortgages, and certain cities actually have higher rates of rejected mortgage applications. Check out this list to see the top 10 cities with the highest rates of denials... and the reasons why.
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  • LoanScorecard hires new digital mortgage strategist

    Raj Parekh will strengthen company's technological reach
    LoanScorecard, a decision management solution provider, announced Tuesday that Raj Parekh joined the company as its new digital mortgage strategist. The company hopes to tap into the technological needs of millennials navigating the housing market.
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  • These 12 American cities are future-proof

    JLL research indicates many American cities have long-term potential
    Recent research suggests that some of America’s most popular cities are fully prepared to tackle long-term socio-economic and commercial real estate momentum, according to firm Jones Lang LaSalle.
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