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
The president’s proposed budget shows a slowdown in the fund over the next two years and a bump in HUD’s FY2016 budget.
Monthly prepayment rate is highest since February 2009 as lenders have been recovering greater gross percentages of unpaid balances through REO liquidations than through short sales.
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With little to no down payment, no closing costs or fees and an interest rate that is near 0%, this program is starting to gain traction among borrowers. However, the approval process is far from easy.
The FHFA has announced new regulations aimed at nonbank mortgage companies in an effort to “ensure the safe and sound operation of the GSEs.”
If finalized, the new rules would increase the number of financial institutions able to offer certain types of mortgages in rural and underserved areas.