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Households Better Prepared for Rate Increases This Time

By Jann Swanson Posted To: MND NewsWire Earlier this week Freddie Mac asked if the housing market recovery could withstand a rate increase (the answer, with some qualification was yes). Now the economists at Wells Fargo are asking the same about household balance sheets. The banks Interest Rate Weekly concludes that should the Federal Reserve begin to increase rates as …

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IPO Set at $441 Million for Black Knight Financial Services

By Brian Honea An initial public offering (IPO) of 18 million shares of Class A common stock from Black Knight Financial Services, a Jacksonville, Florida-based technology, data and analytics solutions provider for the mortgage industry, debuted Wednesday morning at the New York Stock Exchange. The post IPO Set at $441 Million for Black Knight Financial Services appeared first on theMReport.com. …

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Single-Family Home Size Increases in Q1

By xhevrije Data from the Census Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design and National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) analysis found that median single-family square floor area increased from 2,445 in Q4 2014 to 2,521 square feet in Q1 2015. The post Single-Family Home Size Increases in Q1 appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Single-Family Home Size Increases in …

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Stewart Introduces Due Diligence Suite

By rachelwilliams This week, Stewart Lender Services, announced the creation of a Due Diligence Solution Suite, created though the integration of several services. This included enhancements to their Due Diligence System (DDS). The post Stewart Introduces Due Diligence Suite appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: Stewart Introduces Due Diligence Suite       

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The MReport Webcast: Wednesday 5/20/2015

By Jordan Funderburk Freddie Mac released its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for May, revealing that low mortgage rates kept affordability high in the first quarter of this year for buyers, but housing markets probably will see interest rates increase for the rest of the year. The outlook credits market participants attempting to anticipate the Federal Reserve’s … The …

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Mortgage Applications Continue Losing Streak

By Jann Swanson Posted To: MND NewsWire Mortgage application volume continued a downward spiral during the week ended May 15. The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA’s) Market Composite Index, a measure of application volume, was down 1.5 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis compared to the previous week. On an unadjusted basis it was down 2.0 percent. The index has now …

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