News

  • Housing optimism hitting a wall? by Ryan Smith

    Consumer outlook on housing growth may have plateaued as concern grows over the potential tapering of the Federal Reserve’s bond-buying program, according to a new report by Fannie Mae

  • Credit standards tighten slightly by MPA

    Mortgage credit availability edged down slightly in August as lending standards tightened, according to a report by the Mortgage Bankers Association

  • Seven ways to recover when a deal falls through by MPA

    You've had a major deal fall through. Now what? Business motivator Cindy Tonkin offers seven tips to keep yourself on track

  • Better servicing saved borrowers $51bn by Adam Smith

    Improved mortgage servicing standards have delivered more than $51bn of benefits to borrowers, it has been claimed

  • Jumbo loans, smaller rates by Ryan Smith

    It’s good to be the king. Valet parking at all the best restaurants, designer clothes, maid service. And as of right now, lower interest rates for the mortgage on your castle than the serfs next door

  • Fugitive mortgage scammer nabbed by Marshals by Ryan Smith

    U.S. Marshals have arrested a man they say was behind a mortgage scheme that stole millions from the elderly and non-English speaking Hispanics

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