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
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Recent data out implies there is still a very strong demand for U.S. treasuries even with the end of the Fed’s QE3.
The regulatory chains on the mortgage industry do not appear to be loosening anytime soon, but it's not all bad.
FICO has been the gold standard for FHA mortgages, but supporters of a different system claim it can better predict a borrower’s creditworthiness by looking at nontraditional sources.
Recent reductions in mortgage interest rates have expanded the population of borrowers who could benefit from refinancing, and now is the time for borrowers to lock in low rates.
What's going on in the mortgage industry today? With all the changing rules and regulations, it's hard to keep up with how housing fundamentals are doing. Take a look at five trends that showed the biggest impact during the last four months.