Thursday , 19 October 2017

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Ellie Mae: What’s the Status of Originations?

By Nicole Casperson On Thursday, Ellie Mae released its September Origination Insight Report—reporting that the percentage of refinances increased to 38 percent of total loans, while interest rates dropped to 4.21 percent, the lowest rate in 2017. The report gathers data from a sampling of about 80 percent of all mortgage applications. According to the release, Ellie Mae believes … …

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Mortgage Market Update: Freddie Mac’s Latest Stats

By Dean Terrell After a short stint of increases, see how rates changed among fixed-rate mortgages (FRMs) and Treasury-indexed adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs). The post Mortgage Market Update: Freddie Mac’s Latest Stats appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Mortgage Market Update: Freddie Mac’s Latest Stats       

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By Nicole Casperson As individuals make their way through the industry and companies merge, follow all the important highlights in this weeks update. Ellie Mae announced on Monday that it has launched a new release of Encompass, its all-in-one mortgage management solution. The purpose of Encompass 17.4 enhancements is to help lenders of all sizes originate more loans, lower … …

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Top MSAs for SFR Homes

By Dean Terrell A new study is measuring the effective gross yield of single-family rental properties so investors can hone in on where the best deals can be found. The post Top MSAs for SFR Homes appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Top MSAs for SFR Homes       

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DIMONT Announces Expanding Staff

By Nicole Casperson DIMONT, a Dallas-based provider of insurance claims adjusting and collateral loss mitigation services to the residential mortgage and auto lending industries, announced on Tuesday the addition of three industry experts to its staff. “Our recent appointments of these three great contributors will greatly enhance our ability to grow and service our mortgage and auto … The post …

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Wells Fargo CEO Addresses Past Misconduct

By Nicole Casperson Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan spoke with CNBC’s Wilfred Frost on Wednesday addressing Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-Mass.) comments about his worthiness to be CEO after the accounts scandal—admitting that he believes he is the right person to be CEO of the big bank. In addition, Frost reminded Sloan of a previous interview on June 16, … The …

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Mortgage Apps See a Jump

By rachelwilliams The most recent Market Composite Index, which measures mortgage loan application volume, is up . . . see the breakdown by loan type here. The post Mortgage Apps See a Jump appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Mortgage Apps See a Jump       

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Housing Erosion Over Time

By rachelwilliams In a new study, Zillow asks the thought provoking question—what will housing markets look like in the future when sea levels start to rise? See how shifting topographies will impact U.S. homeowners. The post Housing Erosion Over Time appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Housing Erosion Over Time       

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