Rising rates and increased competition are shrinking profit margins. Still, lenders are more optimistic about the economy than they’ve been in years
The CFPB is proposing a regulatory amendment that would give lenders more leeway in collecting certain demographic information about borrowers
Standard & Poor’s may be looking at a securities fraud lawsuit over ratings it gave to mortgage bonds
A branch network can tout its benefits to the moon, but the most important recommendation will always come from someone who actually works there. And branch manager Gary Tedrow has great things to say about Integrity Mortgage Group
Hard skills like technical expertise are important -- but in the end it's the soft skills that win you customers.
Applications were up 2.4% last week, according to data released by the Mortgage Bankers Association, while refinances hit their highest level since March
The MBA's loan application survey showed an increase for last week, but most of that came in the form of refinancing. MBS prices were up five basis points this morning, and tension continues in Ukraine. All this and more in today's rate snapshot
Community bankers are urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to revise the current qualified mortgage rule, saying it's too burdensome for smaller institutions