More than 20 organizations representing thousands of banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions have petitioned Congress
The federal mortgage authority sold a tranche of more than 1,200 seasoned geographically diverse loans
The share of distressed sales in December reached a seven-year low and is inching closer to the pre-financial crisis share of 2%.
The former Senate Banking Committee chairman's letter asks for changes to the QM rule. There's only one problem: it seems to be a fake.
The deal comes weeks after the servicer was urged to cut ties with Ocwen, and the acquisition could weaken hedge fund BlueMountain Capital, which recently took a major bet against the company.
According to Case-Shiller, home prices grew last year at twice the rate of inflation, and new home sales remain weak despite strong economic fundamentals.
More than half of mortgage originators find their careers less rewarding than in the past, but many are still anticipating a brighter future.
The Los Angeles-based company has launched alternative mortgages in the state of Washington.