• Mortgage rates hit 8-month high by Ryan Smith

    Mortgage rates broke 4% last week for the first time since November as the market reacted to strong employment data

  • Housing market improvement could be in danger by Justin da Rosa

    Recent stats point to an improving housing market across the country, but one leading player believes that could be negatively impacted if rates are raised too soon.

  • America’s most undervalued markets by Justin da Rosa

    Commissions may not be the highest in these regions, and with suspect job growth expected, originators in these cities may continue to struggle to earn their commissions.

  • Lower premiums attracting millennials to mortgages? by Donald Horne

    A recent national survey shows that while almost two-thirds of millennials feel they don’t have enough for the typical down payment for a home, more than half plan to be homeowners within two years.

  • Morning Briefing: New home mortgage applications down by Steve Randall

    New home mortgage applications down… Super-jumbo mortgages increase… No rentals in Manhattan… Maryland housing market strong in May…

  • New players dominate market by Justin da Rosa

    Despite three major banks ratcheting down on their mortgage servicing portfolios, two others have stepped in to fill the void, according to recently released statistics on mortgage market share.


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