FHA news

  • FHA should ease premiums -- industry group by Ryan Smith

    The National Association of Realtors is pushing the FHA to pull back on rising insurance premiums, which the NAR claims are holding back borrowers

  • Rate Snapshot: Yellen testifies, mortgage apps up by MPA

    Yellen testifies before Congress and mortgage applications are up 5.3% from a week earlier. Despite an improving purchase market, however, volume is still running well below last year's pace. This and more in today's rate snapshot

  • Focus on lower-credit borrowers paying dividends by Ryan Smith

    Carrington Mortgage Service’s announcement in March that it would increase its focus on borrowers in the sub-640 FICO range was a boon to underserved home buyers. But the decision also makes sound business sense, according to Carrington exec Raymond Brousseau


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