Wednesday , 20 February 2019

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The Growth Trajectory of Single-Family Rent Prices

By Donna Joseph A report analyzed single-family rent price changes nationally and among 20 metropolitan areas. Here’s what it revealed. The post The Growth Trajectory of Single-Family Rent Prices appeared first on theMReport.com. Via:: The Growth Trajectory of Single-Family Rent Prices       

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MBS RECAP: The Range May Be Breaking...

By Matthew Graham Posted To: MBS Commentary The range may be breaking! Well, one of the ranges we’ve been tracking may be breaking, as long as tomorrow sees bond markets hold the gains they saw today. Unfortunately, if that happens, it won’t really mean that much–at least not yet. The range in question is the one marked by converging lines …

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Mortgage Rates Sticking Close to Long-Term Lows

By Matthew Graham Posted To: Mortgage Rate Watch Mortgage rates fell modestly today, making it the 7th straight business day where they’ve moved in the opposite direction from the previous day. This see-saw pattern is commonly seen during periods of consolidation in the bond market (which serves as the foundation for mortgages and most other interest rates). And a consolidation …

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Low Rates and Strong Jobs Numbers Bolster Builder Confidence

By Jann Swanson Posted To: MND NewsWire The Housing Market Index (HMI) continues to recover from the plunge it took in November and December when it dropped an aggregate of 12 points. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo measure of builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes added another 4 points in February to the 2 …

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MBS Day Ahead: Trading Range on Borrowed Time

By Matthew Graham Posted To: MBS Commentary For all of the potential market movers that anyone can discuss so far in 2019, we really haven’t seen any concerted effort to take yields higher or lower from key technical levels. The higher of those levels was implied by late 2018 trading and the floor was seen 2 days into 2019. These …

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Valuation company acquires third-party business

Consolidated Analytics announced its acquisition of Carrington Property Services. The transaction, which was finalized Feb. 1, broadens Consolidated Analytics’ scope of services and enhances its value proposition to its lender, GSE, servicer and capital markets clients. Read on to learn more about this key industry acquisition. Via:: Valuation company acquires third-party business       

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