• Rising rates may drag down mortgage market in 2017: Freddie Mac by Ryan Smith

    The global bond sell-off has been pushing mortgage rates up since Election Day, and the Fed’s decision to raise its benchmark interest rate may push them higher still. All that could mean ‘significantly subdued’ mortgage activity next year, according to a Freddie Mac economist

  • Homebuilder confidence highest since 2005 by Anna Sobrevinas

    Builder confidence has increased at the end of the year on the expectation of reduced regulations

  • Freddie Mac announces HAMP replacement by Anna Sobrevinas

    A new Freddie Mac program will offer substantial reductions to monthly mortgage payments, replacing the Home Affordable Modification Program


Should CFPB have more supervision over credit agencies?