Although they don’t seem to have dealt the industry a huge blow in the short run, interest-rate increases could put the brakes on homebuying in the long term
Rising interest rates could make younger retirees reconsider taking out reverse mortgage credit lines
Important regulatory changes are on the way and certain players are better equipped to implement them.
A record month for sales and several other factors indicate the housing industry continues to bounce back.
It is happening in every industry, but for those in the mortgage field, the large numbers of baby boomers who are loan officers are retiring – and that is leaving a large hole that needs to be filled right now.
New data shows that China has surpassed Canada in foreign investment for U.S. real estate as a new program could allow Chinese buyers to pour more capital into the market.
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“Gun-shy” banks are opening the doors for smaller lenders – and mortgage originators – to win back market share.