• Rate snapshot: Still no real increase in purchase loans, MBS up by MPA

    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: CFPB must modify QM rule by Ryan Smith

    Community bankers are urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to revise the current qualified mortgage rule, saying it's too burdensome for smaller institutions

  • Branch Opportunity of the Week: Integrity Mortgage -- CRM and education by Ryan Smith

    Maintaining relationships with your clients is a key factor in continued success. But you won’t build those relationships in the first place without making good first impressions – and to do that you have to be educated on your products. That’s why Integrity Mortgage group supports its originators with matchless customer relationship support and education


Is TILA-RESPA a good or bad thing long term?