Items Tagged with 'Clayton Holdings Inc.'


  • From HW Magazine

    Mortgage servicers still face headwinds under CFPB amended rules

    Billing statements and servicing transfers represent continued risk
    We’ve found that the handling and posting of payments during bankruptcy has been a widespread issue in our testing environment. Specifically, there is increased risk exposure in pre-and post-petition payment application and treatment, both inside and outside of the bankruptcy plan. Servicers and sub-servicers have created manual workflow workarounds to address the issue, however, it does open the servicer up to more exposure to calculation errors.
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  • Clayton Holdings launches new underwriting program for "fix and flip" lending

    Company offers end-to-end underwriting, valuation and due diligence solution
    Clayton Holdings, a provider of loan due diligence, surveillance, REO management, consulting, valuation, title and settlement services to the mortgage industry, revealed its latest offering. The new solution is already in the market and is specifically designed for the "fix and flip" market.
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  • Clayton Holdings becomes first Morningstar-rated 'deal agent' for mortgage bonds

    Increased oversight of private-label deals could spur market
    Earlier this year, several of the "biggest bond funds on Wall Street" released a proposal to include an additional layer of oversight and protection on private-label mortgage bonds as part of an effort to jumpstart the languishing private mortgage market. Now, Morningstar Credit Ratings is helping to move the concept forward by issuing it first "deal agent" ranking.
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  • Mortgage bond thought leader Vicki Beal passes away

    Honored as HousingWire Woman of Influence in 2013
    Vicki Beal, who was honored as one of HousingWire’s Influential Women in Housing Finance in 2013 and appeared on the cover of the November 2013 issue of HousingWire Magazine, passed away last week at the age of 62. Beal was senior vice president in transaction management at Clayton Holdings, and led the company’s transaction management team. She is best remembered as a thought leader in the private-label mortgage securitization market.
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  • Foreclosure Freeze Had Little Impact: Report

    Widespread foreclosure freezes that began in late last year and ran through the first quarter of this year appear to have done little to change the outlook for troubled borrowers -- and may even have made things worse, for everyone involved.
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  • For Mortgages, a Pain in the Alt-A

    Early evidence of at least some relative improvement among securitized subprime loans likely won't matter much to mortgage markets overall, thanks to fast-increasing pain in other sectors of the mortgage market. According to early surveillance data released Friday by Clayton Holdings, Inc., both subprime and Alt-A delinquencies continue to grow, but patterns within overall delinquency trends show just where the pain in the mortgage market really has shifted to.
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