A new proposal would force big bank execs to be accountable for shady conduct by their institutions, eliminating the excuse that they didn’t know about crime or fraud within the company
Freddie Mac has announced refinements to its Loan Advisor Suite it says will cut mortgage origination costs
Fannie Mae's latest survey shows while more consumers think it's easier to get a mortgage today, many Americans' attitudes toward housing remains cautious.
The lender is among several that are working to move past regulatory probes tied to shoddy mortgage practices.
Historically, the mortgage industry experiences a slowdown during the holiday season, but this time around it was particularly quiet. Meanwhile, rates have hit a 19-month low.
On the heels of its merger with loanDepot.com, Leif Thomsen talks about the rising cost of producing loans, regulation hurdles and what's ahead for the two companies.
Now is the time of year that mortgage professionals are flooded with predictions about what is going to happen in the housing market. Following the wrong advice could lead us to take poor risks or, conversely, not to take good ones.
Industry experts suggest the president will avoid the hot button topics of GSE reform, a sign that the administration could be giving up on its previous goal.